Located in the NW suburbs, where they city meets the country, North Star Imaging is a midsize manufacturing company seeking a Senior Software Engineer. Founded in 1987, NSI is an ITW (www.itw.com (http://www.itw.com)) business unit offering big company
benefits and stability along with a small/mid-size company atmosphere. At North Star, we are focused on innovation as the leading manufacturer of industrial X-ray and CT capital equipment systems. Our customer base consists of a broad range of markets including
aerospace, defense/military, automotive, medical device, and R&D organizations. Companies throughout the world rely on North Star's system expertise to create high quality products.
Your role will be to propose and lead development projects within the software team to create state-of-the-art software for digital radiography and computed tomography.
Develop and support software for use in computed tomography and digital radiography acquisition and processing.
Develop and support algorithms for image processing, computer vision, data science.
Investigate new technologies and algorithms to improve software performance using parallelization and GPU(s) programming.
Conduct and establish test plans to validate computer software and computation algorithms.
Develop and support software interface to a variety of hardware devices: X-rays detectors (flat panel detector or CCD/CMOS cameras), X-rays sources, motion components.
Create technical documentation that describes the software’s functionality.
Communicate new developments and findings to internal and external customers, or professional conferences.
Teamwork: help maintain legacy code, project planning, platform architecture evolution.
C++ and C#
GUI design (WinForms, WPF)
Image analysis, computer vision
GPU programming (CUDA or OpenCL)
3D graphics (OpenGL)
DICOM / DICONDE and interoperability
At least 5 years of experience as a software developer
Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics or Mathematics is required. Master’s or PhD is preferred.
North Star Imaging provides a comprehensive benefits package that supports our employees’ educational endeavors, wellness and financial security.
Medical and dental coverage
401(k) retirement savings program with company match
Paid time off and paid holidays
Paid Parental Leave
Life insurance up to 8x the salary
Employee assistance program
3:1 Corporate Match of charitable contributions
Employee discounts with ITW’s key suppliers: cars, computers, appliances and more
Candidate requirements include:
Passing results on both pre-employment drug and background checks (which includes driving record) are required.
A valid driver's license is required for this position.
A good driving record is necessary
Must be able to provide proof that you are legally able to work in the United States
QSA Global & NSI ITW is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color,
religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected