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European Student Placement Agency
6 Months Programmer with Image Analysis Internship PATPI0911
ESPA (European Student Placement Agency) is a recruitment agency whose goal is to find high quality internships for European students in the UK. We work closely with our host companies to ensure the positions provide students with a great experience, both professional and personal.
The host company is currently looking for a Programmer to join their exciting team developing web-based products, based on medical informatics and imaging technologies in medicine. They offer a friendly, dynamic and inclusive working environment with like-minded, talented and passionate individuals. This is an exciting time for the company and presents candidates with an opportunity to join a rapidly expanding organisation involved in ground-breaking technology that has the potential to dramatically impact on medical science through cancer research detection.
The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and self-motivated student who is looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity in which they can put their knowledge into practice.
The successful candidate will be coached and supported as part of the existing research and development team and tasks will include, but not be limited to:
Working as part of a team to build software applications from initial specification to final deployment and acceptance.
Research and development of novel image analysis solutions for the automated identification of cancer.
Rapid prototyping of new ideas.
Functional, performance and stress testing of the product.
Automating tests using testing tools and scripts.
Manual testing of the product.
Student or recent graduate of a Degree in Computer Science or a related discipline.
Knowledge of C++.
A strong academic record (equivalent to 2:1 standard or higher).
Good problem solver.
Knowledge of the Agile programming methodology.
Experience in image processing or computer vision.
Experience of writing and building unit and integration tests.
Experience with OpenCV.
Experience with Python.
BENEFITS: All ESPA’s services are free for students and alumni. The benefits are:
1) Paid Accommodation.
2) Paid Utility Bills (electricity, gas, water and council tax) + Internet Access
3) Commuter travel to work
4) £80 per month food voucher.
This will be sourced and managed on your behalf by ESPA. These benefits have an approximate value of 700€-1000€ per month (depending on location).
There is no salary over and above the benefits offered, unless specifically stated.
To know more, please visit: www.espauk.com
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