Signal Processing Engineer

At imec, Biomedical Applications & Systems

Project Description

In close collaboration with industrial customers, clinical partners, and engineers from different disciplines, you will architect and design innovative algorithms to run on wearable systems for bio medical applications, combining cutting-edge research results with state-of-the-art components. Your main focus is to deliver solutions that can be used for (clinical) studies to explore ways to monitor and manage health problems in real life.


Your Tasks

  • Design efficient signal processing algorithms, like filters and sample-rate converters, and noise shaping, in Matlab and implementing these in C/C/++, optimizing performance, code size, energy consumption, and silicon area;
  • Interact with customers to align on system requirements and review progress;S
  • upport validation of developed algorithms in real-life or clinical studies;
  • Share knowledge with the team, provide technical guidance, and drive technical roadmap in area of wearable electronics;
  • Deliver high quality system designs, in a timely fashion, and in line with requirements. 


Your Profile

  • MSc degree in electrical engineering, computer science, or similar field;
  • 4+ years' experience in signal processing, preferably on physiological (time-series) data;
  • Experience in algorithm development (in Matlab) and implementation in C/C++;
  • Excellent communication skills in English (written and spoken);
  • Flexible team player, actively helping other team members, taking initiative to connect to different competence groups and to extract requirements for signal processing algorithms;
  • Quick learner, able and interested in acquiring new skills and competences;
  • Hands-on attitude. Taking responsibility for the process from specification to implementation, testing and debugging, including communication and alignment with different stakeholders;
  • You see changes as an opportunity to learn and grow.


For all inquiries, please contact:

Ms Najat Loiazizi, HR specialist

Telephone number: +31 (0)40 40 20 675


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