CAREERS

KA Imaging is a spin-off company from the University of Waterloo. We are rapidly growing, with dedicated facilities based out of Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario. KA Imaging is committed to expanding our team of professionals to include talented and dedicated individuals to be part of a highly focused and dynamic team. 

 

The company prides itself on its hardworking and self-motivated employees with an interest in creating a positive impact in society. If this sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume for the posted position. 

OUR VISION

Innovative X-ray everywhere

OUR MISSION

To enable our employees the freedom to innovate and create high performance products for our customers, using cutting edge advances in X-ray technologies.

OUR VALUES

Embrace challenge – be innovative Respect – everyone, including yourself Over-communicate – share information regularly to create alignment and focus Integrity – Doing the right thing, even when no one is looking Positive Attitude – Anything is possible Put People First – KA’s success is because of its employees, customers, and shareholders

CURRENT OPENINGS

Full job description

KA Imaging is a company that specializes in developing innovative X-ray imaging technologies and systems, providing solutions to the medical, veterinary, and non-destructive test industrial markets. With the ambitious vision “innovative X-ray everywhere”, the company strives to offer cutting-edge technologies and solutions that support healthcare providers to enable better patient outcomes.

We are looking for a talented, versatile and motivated Test Engineer to develop and support test systems for performance evaluation of x-ray imaging medical products, in both production testing and R&D testing activities. The successful candidate will be part of a highly focused and dynamic team working on challenging X-ray technology-related projects to achieve rewarding and fulfilling goals that have a direct impact on society. The position is full-time.

Mission: To enable our employees the freedom to innovate and create high performance products for our customers, using cutting edge advances in X-ray technologies.

Responsibilities:
  • Development, operation and implementation into production of Device Test systems, including both hardware and software for product verification
  • Maintenance and development of software for product test including interface communications required for all system components
  • Design and implement test tools involving both hardware and software, to evaluate product functionality and reliability with comprehensive coverage
  • Establish and support database systems for production test data
  • Contribute to software tool selection decisions for implementation of test sequences and database management
  • Support Engineering group to implement thorough validation of product design against performance requirements
  • Lead and participate in engineering design reviews of test systems
  • Perform and support prototype board or software build evaluation, for test systems.
  • Debug and troubleshooting of hardware with basic lab equipment
  • Design and develop software for Test Fixtures for production or laboratory needs
  • Support product throughout production, including support of new product versions or variants
  • Execute and support Verification + Validation executions for product updates and release
  • Support regulatory compliance and standards certification processes, including IEC 62304 software development protocols
  • Documentation of features and capability for test systems, including block diagrams, functional specification, test plans and engineering reports
  • Work closely with project management, other engineering departments, component suppliers, and contract manufacturing vendors to support project schedules
  • Other duties as may be assigned
Required Qualifications:
  • 5 years experience in test system design of hardware devices, preferably with medical imaging technology
  • Excellent proficiency in software language or tools, such as C, C++, C#, python, LabView
  • Proficiency in database design, implementation and maintenance
  • Experience in basic electronics measurement techniques and test equipment
  • Practical experience in hardware debug and troubleshooting
  • Must have been involved with full product development cycles
  • Proven problem-solving skills to identify root cause of design/product failures
  • Clear verbal and written communication, time management and self-organization skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or equivalent
Bonus Qualifications:
  • Experience in software design for Medical Devices, Medical Imaging Detectors and knowledge of applications
  • Experience in design for quality, design for test, manufacturability and reliability
What’s in it for you:
  • Competitive salary
  • Extended health and dental benefits
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Paid sick days
  • Appealing vacation policy
  • Potential for stock options
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

 

Benefits:
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Vision care
Flexible Language Requirement:
  • French not required
Schedule:
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
  • Waterloo, ON N2L 5Z4: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Education:
  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)
Experience:
  • hardware troubleshooting: 2 years (preferred)
  • System design: 2 years (preferred)
  • medical device: 1 year (preferred)
Work Location: In person

 

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KA Imaging is a company that specializes in developing innovative X-ray imaging technologies and systems, providing solutions to the medical, veterinary, and non-destructive test industrial markets. With the ambitious vision “innovative X-ray everywhere”, the company strives to offer cutting-edge technologies and solutions that support healthcare providers to enable better patient outcomes.

We are looking for a talented, versatile and motivated User-Interface Engineer to design, implement and maintain user-interfaces largely for Windows applications. The successful candidate will be part of a highly focused and dynamic team working on challenging X-ray technology-related projects to achieve rewarding and fulfilling goals that have a direct impact on society. The position is full-time.

Mission: To enable our employees the freedom to innovate and create high performance products for our customers, using cutting edge advances in X-ray technologies.

Responsibilities

Design, implementation and maintenance of desktop user-interface software:

o Visual Studio Winform Designer

o Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)

o Qt Design Studio

  • Incorporating third-party APIs into the user interface to control X ray and motorized stages.
  • Lead and participate in engineering application user-interface and other design reviews.
  • Debug and troubleshoot software applications.
  • Software unit testing and regression testing.
  • Support regulatory compliance and standards certification processes, including IEC 62304 software development protocols.
  • Work closely with project management, other engineering departments, component suppliers, and contract manufacturing vendors to support project schedules.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
Required Qualifications:
  • 5 years experience in software development in C++, C#, and Python.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering or equivalent
  • Working experience using Visual Studio and Qt. Qt Design Studio knowledge is an asset.
  • Experience with developing Windows applications using WPF and XAML design.
  • Proficiency in relational database design, implementation and maintenance.
  • Must have been involved with full product development cycles.
  • Proven problem-solving skills to identify root cause of design/product failures.
  • Clear verbal and written communication, time management and self-organization skills.
Bonus Qualifications:
  • Experience in software design for Medical Devices, Medical Imaging Detectors and knowledge of applications.
What we Offer
  • KA Imaging offers a competitive Benefits package and salary
  • Potential for stock options
  • A hybrid working arrangement
  • a focus on professional development and growth
Visit the website for more information https://www.kaimaging.com/

Our organization commits to an equitable, inclusive and barrier-free recruitment and selection process. We encourage applications from Indigenous, Black, racialized and 2SLGBTQ+ persons and other equity-deserving groups.

We welcome applications from individuals with disabilities. Our organization will accommodate the needs of applicants throughout the hiring and selection process under the Human Rights Code and Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

 

Benefits:
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Extended health care
  • Flexible schedule
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Stock options
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program
  • Work from home
Flexible Language Requirement:
  • French not required
Schedule:
  • 8 hour shift

  • Day shift

  • Monday to Friday

Experience:
  • User Interface: 3 years (preferred)

  • Visual Studio: 3 years (preferred)

  • C#: 3 years (preferred)

  • C++: 3 years (preferred)

  • Python: 3 years (preferred)

Work Location: In person

 

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