Research Opportunities

nView medical Inc. - Software Engineering Postdoc

SBIR Award Title

SBIR Phase II: 4D scanner for image guided interventions

SBIR Award Abstract

The broader impact/commercial potential of this project is the significant improvement of<br/>surgical accuracy, which will dramatically reduce surgical errors, improve outcomes and<br/>reduce healthcare costs. In spine surgery alone, there are more than 500,000<br/>procedures every year in the US utilizing implants such as screws. In 4% to 11% of<br/>these surgeries, the implant placement is inaccurate. For the patient this translates into<br/>longer recoveries - from days to weeks - and in many cases into a second revis... more

Research Opportunity

Software Engineering Postdoc


1350 S Colonial Dr
Salt Lake City


Cristian Atria

Principal Investigator

Cristian Atria


Are you a self­-starter who is motivated and driven? Do you thrive in a fast-­paced startup environment? This candidate works as part of an experienced project team, contributing deliverables to a high impact project. This candidate can derive creative solutions to software engineering problems. The role is very hands­-on and will develop nView’s 4D reconstruction and visualization software. This candidate will interact closely with University Professors as well as with nView’s staff to implement algorithms and develop high quality software that is at the forefront of low ­latency parallel computing in medical imaging. They are expected to work and communicate well with other team members in order to meet the goals of the project and the company.

Desired Knowledge

Principal Job Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Development of 4D reconstruction and/or 4D visualization using C++ and CUDA.
2. Perform cutting ­edge low­ latency parallel computing, signal and image processing including data compression techniques.
3. Follow best software development practices and maintain version control.
4. Communicate technical issues, solutions, progress and risks to team.

Desired Skills:

● C/C++and CUDA
● Linux OS, Python, Git
● Embedded C/C++
● Signal Processing
● Medical imaging and computer vision.
● Human factors and UI experience
● Compression Techniques

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