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Applied Mathematician / Calibration Scientist for Health Technology R&D
KaVo Kerr Group

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 20.3.2017

We are now looking for an

Applied Mathematician / Calibration Scientist for Health Technology R&D

to support our growing global business and to strengthen our Research & Development team in Tuusula.

KaVo Kerr imaging devices combine multiple technologies – mechanics, electronics and software – and thus enable you to gain a profound understanding of the body and soul of an imaging device. All of our research and development activity is in house, gathering together engineering excellence across disciplines. KaVo Kerr Group is one of the Lean pioneers in Finland, and we implement Lean approach in all of our business operations, giving you an opportunity to become an expert within one of the most successful business management systems in the world.

As an Applied Mathematician / Calibration Scientist you will be responsible for developing, implementing and following up the complete calibration protocol for our products entering into production eligibility testing stage. You will work in close cooperation with our local R&D project teams, design transfer team and operations. Additionally, R&D colleagues at our global organization and external interest groups, such us research institutes, will be important counterparts for you.

We expect you to:

  • hold a Master’s degree of equivalent in optical sciences, physics, electrical engineering or applied mathematics
  • have 5+ years of experience in developing algorithms/processes to calibrate complex, non-contact optical metrology systems that include:
    • camera lens systems
    • light projection systems
    • triangulation systems
    • interferometers
  • demonstrate excellent MatLab expertise, including thorough competence in applying at least some of the following toolboxes, preferably all of them:
    • Computer Vision System Toolbox
    • Global Optimization Toolbox
    • Image Acquisition Toolbox
    • Image Processing Toolbox
    • MATLAB Compiler Optimization Toolbox
    • Signal Processing Toolbox
    • Statistics Toolbox
  • have experience in developing mathematical models of physical systems, stochastic processes and noise propagation
  • have excellent written and oral English language skills
  • enjoy working in an international and multicultural organization.


  • knowledge of quality and regulatory requirements for medical product development
  • knowledge and interest in Lean methods and processes
  • experience in dental industry, products and clinical workflow

will be considered an advantage.

As a person, you are a strong team player and do not mind working under pressure or with tight timelines. You are motivated to reach the targets and always strive for high quality. You are not afraid to roll up your sleeves and see changing situations only as a challenge. You communicate openly and with ease, both within your team and across functions, as well as with external business partners. You are an innovative character, driven by results and understand the importance of your role in creating first-class products within health technology. 

We offer you an exciting position in the midst of rapidly developing imaging technology, global business environment and a team of experienced professionals, with whom you will be creating the best dental imaging solutions in the world.

For more information please contact, Mr Jari Taskinen, R&D Director, by email, jari.taskinen@kavokerr.com or by phone, tel. +358 40 504 0169, best available on Tuesday, March 21st, at 10-12 and on Thursday, March 30th, at 9-11.

Please submit your application with a salary expectation and your CV by April 2nd, 2017 via our online recruitment system at http://www.kavokerr.fi/en/#workforus.