Senior Deep Learning Data Scientist / Machine Learner (M/F)

We are a start-up that creates diagnosis support tools in cancer diagnostics with artificial intelligence. Our mission is to make microscopical and pathological analysis accessible for everyone in the world.


We solve one of the most pressing challenges in modern healthcare: the demand for medical image analysis is rising strongly, but the numbers of cancer experts remain the same. We work on making sure that every patient will nonetheless get the best possible cancer diagnostics care in the future. We build support tools for visual diagnosis using state-of-the-art deep learning. Our tools assist cancer experts in providing reliable and reproducible diagnoses. This frees specialists from tedious, repetitive tasks and allows them to focus on tasks where their human expertise is indispensable.


Optimizing cancer diagnostics with machine learning is challenging and requires the brightest minds. At MindPeak, you will work closely with a team of industry experts in data science, applied deep learning and company building.


We need you to make a difference in the world and shape the future of cancer diagnostics!


As a Senior Data Scientist, you are part of an interdisciplinary team. You are responsible for  building highly accurate image analysis systems for the pathologists’ clinical routine. You are excited about the great possibilities of deep learning and artificial intelligence to lift healthcare to the next level. You develop prototypes for promising approaches and you conduct experiments that allow for meaningful conclusions. You are an expert of our image data and you manage and prepare our data for the application of machine learning. You support product managers and users in identifying suitable tasks for image analysis with deep learning and in specifying data requirements.


Your tasks:

  • Research and develop deep learning methods for medical image analysis
  • Manage, preprocess and analyse our large image data sets
  • Work closely together with the other members of our data science team
  • Implement efficient AI production systems in cooperation with our software developers
  • Develop concepts and requirements for our AI products together with our product managers and customers


Your profile:

  • Expert theoretical knowledge and multi-year practical experience in deep learning 
  • MSc / PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or similar with excellent grades
  • Fluency in several of: PyTorch, Tensorflow, Keras, Numpy, Pandas, Sklearn, OpenCV, Skimage, GPU-Computing (CUDA)
  • Advanced skills in Python, bash, Git and linux tools
  • Experience in image processing and analysis
  • Independent structured working style and willingness to take responsibility
  • Healthy skepticism and critical thinking when doing data science
  • Enjoying teamwork and communication with our partners


We offer:

  • Your path to become a leader in the field and by building up a company from the start
  • The opportunity to  make a difference in the world with your work and bring cancer diagnostics to a whole new level
  • An open and creative work environment
  • Flat hierarchies and quick decisions
  • Exchange of knowledge and close cooperation with exceptional colleagues in a highly motivated international team
  • Central office location with fascinating workspace view of the Hamburg harbour


Want to be on board?

Then send your application as Senior Data Scientist (m/f) with your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date to Your contact person is Susanne Zander, phone number 040 / 356 76 798. If you have any questions, she will gladly call you back. More information about us at If you are currently not looking for a new challenge, we are happy to welcome you to our network on XING or LinkedIn!


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