Applied Neuroimaging Research Scientist


Barcelona, Spain & Remote
Job Description

QMENTA was founded to empower the breakthroughs that will ultimately make brain diseases a thing of the past.  We deliver on our vision by serving as the indispensable hub for data, tools, and expertise that accelerates the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of CNS disease. How? We bring to market a powerful package of sophisticated technologies integrated into a single software solution that easily fuses big brain data with AI analytics.

As an Applied Neuroimaging Research Scientist, you will develop innovative and accurate algorithms and integrate workflows for multiple therapeutic areas in the CNS, being fully connected with QMENTA’s solution, software development and data science teams.

The role also includes exchange with the scientific Neuroimaging and Artificial Intelligence community by publications and conference presentations.

Main Duties and Responsibilities
  • Support collaboration projects that involved the manipulation and analysis of data from radiology, and clinical data using data image processing algorithms and methodologies.
  • Manipulate and prepare data (structured and unstructured) prior to analysis, develop advanced image and data analysis algorithms, present the data to help impart insight as well as the ability to articulate the implication of such insight.
  • Contribute to algorithm libraries and enabling tools and components. Engage with the scientific community and directly with consumers in the translational research projects, understanding the computer and data science, the business problem, developing the appropriate analytics strategy and ensuring value creation from the insight by the business.
  • Scientific and/or technical project management support of multinational, multi-disciplinary projects within QMENTA and with external partners.
Essential Requirements:
  • Ph.D. degree in computer sciences, mathematics, physics, bioinformatics or comparable degree, with a focus on machine learning and deep learning with a focus on the Brain.
  • Multi-national, multi-disciplinary project experience.
  • Proven track record of major scientific publications and conference .contributions in the field of neuroimaging and/or data analysis.
  • 3+ years of experience working on image and/or data analysis software using Python/R.
  • Working experience with analysis of translational science data is beneficial.
  • Scientific excellence and passion to work on innovative approaches to image and data analysis challenges in translational medicine.
  • Talent to conceptualize, create, communicate and implement novel scientific ideas aligned with the translational medicine strategy.
  • Close collaborations with interfacing departments (software development, data science) and solutions project groups within QMENTA.
  • Is a delivery-driven individual who enjoys working in an informal, collegial and innovative workplace.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Docker or other container technology
  • Experience with CI/CD
  • Familiar with DICOM and other medical imaging standards

At QMENTA, we strive on solving hard problems with creative solutions, and have fun during the process. In everything we do, we’re guided by our ABCDE’s core values:


  • Positiveness: We face challenges with a positive attitude.
  • Encourage: We work hard and share your enthusiasm.
  • Amplify: We amplify our capabilities and multiply results.


  • Brains before brawn: We are resourceful and innovative.
  • Proactive: We generate constructive change both personal and professional.
  • Pride: We take pride in our work and recognize it.


  • Ambition: We tackle important and meaningful problems.
  • Impact: We are making a difference in the world.
  • Excellence: We set the bar high.


  • Fast delivery: We are nimble and efficient.
  • Quality: We understand our clients and deliver the highest quality product.
  • Accountability: We are pragmatic and meet our commitments.


  • Privacy and Security: We design our systems to protect data following global industry standards.
  • Expertise: We have the knowledge and skills to solve your problems.
  • Trust: We are honest, ethical and our word is our bond.

Only CVs in English will be taken into consideration.

We are an exciting and rapidly growing business where everyone works hard towards a common goal of exceeding customer expectations. We are looking for the right candidate to join us on our journey.

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We look forward to your application.