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Senior/Lead Engineer - Software Engineering R&D
Employer: imec
Location: Bangelore, India
Employment Start Date: As soon as possible

Organization Description:


Imec is a semiconductor research organization based in Leuven, Belgium, developing several ground-breaking technologies, ranging from nano-scale CMOS to specialty sensors and organic electronics. Imec is headquartered in Leuven (Belgium) and has offices in the Netherlands, Taiwan, US, China, Japan and India. Its staff of more than 2,080 people includes over 550 industrial residents and guest researchers.

Imec India was formed about 2 years ago, with the mission to develop applications platforms and proof of concept devices using advances in Silicon sensor technology. At our Bangalore lab, we are applying these sensors to a variety of uses - ranging from consumer applications to medical diagnostics and life sciences.

Job Description:

Job description

We are looking for a very hands-on Senior Software Engineer with the ability to architect and implement software toolkits to join our team in Bangalore. This candidate will be the functional owner of this platform, and work closely with other Software engineers in Bangalore and Belgium. He/ She will need to work in a collaborative manner, understand the objectives of the programs and design/build platforms that cater to internal R&D and customer needs.

You will have the opportunity to explore uncharted areas related to research, medical devices, consumer products and participate in developing highly interesting applications of image sensors for day-to-day problems.



  • You have a M.S./M.Tech/B.Tech with minimum 7 years Software engineering experience.

  • You have strong programming skills in C / C++ and experience in object oriented programming.

  • You have good understanding of modular & portable codebase design and strong foundation in data structures and algorithms.

  • You have proficiency with software development tool - MS Visual Studio is a must.

  • You have experience in rapid prototyping and GUI development.

  • Strong documentation  and communication skills are required.

  • Experience with open-source libraries like openCV and ITK and in collaborative coding is an asset.

  • Knowledge of image processing, biomedical imaging, machine vision and learning will be highly useful for taking on the challenges in this role.

  • Good understanding of cross-platform, open-source build system like CMake and Experience developing application oriented SW platforms that have been deployed in the field are an asset.



Job Application:

We offer

An attractive salary with competitive extra-legal benefits (PF, hospitalization, long-term disability and accident insurance). Imec takes on the full cost of these insurances.
You will work in an entrepreneurial environment, with industry’s most advanced Silicon technologies. Your contribution will be highly valuable and is likely to result in high visibility products and licensing/spin-offs.


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Date Posted: August 6, 2014