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European Student Placement Agency

Programmer with Image Analysis Internship

Company description

ESPA finds the best international interns for the best companies in the UK and Ireland. For each of our internships you will be provided with accomodation and commute during the full duration of your stay. Our service is free to students so hesitate no more and apply for the internship that suits you!

Job description

The Host Company
This company is a global pioneer in the use of web-based solutions for digital pathology. Specialising in image management and the rapid analysis of tumour tissue, the company provides innovative software for use in drug discovery research, clinical sectors, biomarker analysis and education.
They have recently become part of a global technology company, focused on electronics, healthcare and lighting.
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.

Searched Profile

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.
Personal Skills
 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.

We offer

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.
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