We are a fast growing bay-area startup looking for people who want to make a difference by changing how diseases are researched and diagnosed. Our core technology, Magnetic Particle Imaging, is a new medical imaging technique that offers an ultra-sensitive way to see into the body with better contrast and quantitation. This will enable applications in early cancer detection, cell tracking from immune to stem cells targeting cancers, sites of inflammation or disease repair and dynamic vascular function.

Note to recruiters: Magnetic Insight does not accept unsolicited resumes from staffing vendors, recruitment agencies or search firms, and does not pay fees without a current contract on file.

Current Openings

Software Engineer

We are looking for a Software Engineer to join the tight-knit core team. To be a successful candidate for this role, you must be self-motivated and have a strong background in system programming and graphical user interface development. You will play a core role in many facets of software development including architecture, design, implementation, testing, code-review, and documentation. Our primary development languages are Python and C/C++.

Required skills:

  • Expert in Python with numpy and scipy (or equivalent experience in Matlab)
  • Experience in C/C++, although not expert level
  • Linear algebra computation


Required experience:

  • B.S. Degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
  • 3 years professional programming
  • Graphical user interface (GUI) development


Experience in a majority of the following areas:

  • Digital signal processing (DSP)
  • Image processing
  • Scientific Computing
  • Mathematical optimization
  • Issue tracking and management
  • Automated testing



Please read above criteria carefully as only qualified applicants will be contacted. When applying, please address our specific and desired requirements in your cover letter. Must be eligible to work in the US (permanent citizenship or work visa)

Position information:

  • Full-time position
  • Health benefits available
  • Location: Alameda, CA (accessible via BART)
  • Travel percentage: less than 20%

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About Magnetic Insight, Inc.

Magnetic Insight is developing solutions in Magnetic Particle Imaging (MPI), a ground-breaking technology that will overcome major deficiencies with current clinical and translational research imaging techniques. Magnetic Insight Inc. was founded by one of the leading research groups in the global field of Magnetic Particle Imaging from UC Berkeley.