Open Positions

BioImage Analyst Position at the

Weizmann Institute of Science Cell Observatory


The Cell Observatory imaging core facility is looking for a BioImage Analyst to expand its image analysis service. The successful candidate will work in a multi-disciplinary environment to support leading-edge life science research with advanced image analysis to visualize and quantitate biological relevant parameters from imaging data.

We are looking for a problem solver who is able to quickly grasp biological questions, translate them to the relevant image analysis terms and utilize a wide range of software tools to perform a robust analysis of imaging data.


Principal Responsibilities

·       Create automated image processing and analysis pipelines using a variety of open source and commercial software.

·       Design and implement software tools for solving image analysis problems from multidimensional microscopy datasets.

·       Integrate deep learning methods into image analysis workflows.

 ·       Document and train scientists in the use of developed tools.

·       Advice and train researchers on image analysis techniques, guide them to correct software and solution through advisory service, workshops and practical courses.

·       Manage image analysis software. Maintain, list and promote already existing tools.

·       Follow recent developments in the field, evaluate, adapt and introduce new software tools within the facility.


·       MSc. degree in Computer Science, Physics, Biology or related field.

·       Proven experience of applying and/or developing image analysis tools.

·       Strong programming skills in Python, Matlab, Java or equivalent.

·       Strong communication and social skills to interact with the team and users. Must be able to communicate complex concepts in a simple-to-understand manner.

·       Good time-management skills and ability to focus on more than one project at a time.

·       Good verbal and written English language skills.


·       Experience with analysis of microscopy data using Fiji/ImageJ, CellProfiler, Ilastik, Napari, Imaris, Arivis, Huygens, Amira or similar software.

·       Experience with machine learning and deep learning.

·       Good understanding in Microscopy.

·       Knowledge in biology.


To apply please send your CV and cover letter by email to

Position number  - 62258