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Kortrijk, BE

Date: 
Job ID:  370

Internship: Developer Support for Clinical Trials

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). With a team of over 3,600 employees, located all around the globe, we realized sales of 1,082.6 million euro in 2019. 

Background of Barco Healthcare 

Barco develops high-precision medical display systems to bring enhanced visualization and diagnosis across the healthcare enterprise, including radiology, mammography, surgery, pathology, clinical review imaging and dentistry. Barco's full line of color and grayscale diagnostic displays, display controllers and softcopy Quality Assurance (QA) tools facilitate confident diagnoses while guaranteeing perfect image quality over time and across displays. Next to this Barco is also an important player in the Digital Operating Room market with the Barco NEXXIS platform, a unique image management solution that builds on the IP network to ensure complete integration of all devices in and beyond the operating room. 

 

Function

 

Clinical Trials are required to bring any device into the market. They are essential to analyzing the efficacy and safety of the device before releasing to the public. Barco is currently working on a device that requires extensive clinical trials. There is an abundance of data from these trials that must be analyzed and adapted to suit specific tasks. 

 

These tasks could vary from image processing tasks, to data augmentation for machine learning models, running tests to analyze the efficacy of in-house tools, to providing outcomes and results of such tests that will help improve the same. The breadth of tasks and the insights that you, as an intern, will be exposed to will be a rewarding and unique learning experience. 

 

Key responsibilities

 

  • You will have to analyze clinical data 
  • You will be fully integrated into the R&D team
  • You will contribute actively to the further development of any clinical trials that may be required

 

Requirements

 

  • You will need knowledge of Python and/or C/C++ 

  • You have experience with scripting and automation 

  • It's a plus if you are interested in computer vision / machine learning

  • You have an open and enthusiastic attitude 

  • You are creative 

  • You have an analytical and methodical thinking and way of working 

  • You can write and speak English 

 

About internships at Barco

 

  • The Technology and Innovation group of Barco Healthcare specialises in designing, testing and validating new display technologies and imaging system components specifically for life-critical healthcare applications. 
  • Internships within the Technology and Innovation group consist of 3 to 6 months working fulltime in the lab environment, interacting with the multi-national, multi-disciplinary R&D teams. 
  • During your internship you will be guided by our engineers who are world-experts in the field of medical display image quality. You will have the possibility to work together with them to bring the future to today’s medical imaging technology. 
  • You will also have the opportunity to contribute to cutting edge research by applying your technical knowledge, and you will have ample opportunity and support for developing your industrial writing and presentation skills. 
  • We are a lively and international group, including nationalities from Europe and around the world. Our past interns have come from a variety of countries, including students from Belgium, France, Spain, Turkey, Italy, Lithuania and even Indonesia.