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Experimental Physicist

Employer
Quantinuum US
Location
Colorado, US
Salary
Estimated Salary Wage: $112,640 - $152,900
Posting live until
30 May 2024

Job Details

Science Led and Enterprise Driven.

Our team of scientists is leading the way in the development of quantum computing. As the world’s largest integrated quantum computing company, we united Cambridge Quantum’s advanced software development with Honeywell Quantum Solutions’ high-fidelity hardware to accelerate quantum computing. With full-stack technology, we’re scaling quantum computing and developing applications to solve the world’s most pressing challenges. We could be even better with you!

At Quantinuum, we believe quantum information systems will revolutionize the way we work and live. We are leading the way by helping our customers develop quantum-enabled solutions that provide a competitive-edge in their markets.

We’re hiring the world’s best talent to make it happen. Join us!

We are seeking an Experimental Physicist in our Broomfield, CO or Golden Valley, MN locations.

Our team is leading the development, integration, and operation of quantum computing systems at Quantinuum. We are looking for experimental scientists with hands-on experience building and operating devices to manipulate qubits, quantum spin systems, or cold and trapped atomic systems. The perfect candidate will have intimate knowledge of one or more advanced laboratory techniques for controlling quantum systems, which could include precision laser spectroscopy, low noise DC and RF electronics, cryogenic UHV systems, or computer control systems. They will also have excellent communication and collaboration skills as they are working with teams of engineers and other scientists to develop and test new concepts. Our scientists are thought leaders in the field, publishing papers and presenting research to peers.

What is in it for you?

A competitive salary and innovative, game-changing work Flexible work schedule For full-time employees, we offer: Employer subsidized health, dental, and vision insurance; 401k retirement savings plan, Equity + 12 Paid holidays and generous vacation + sick time

  • Quantinuum is a team of over 450 people. Among them you'll find the world's leading quantum computing hardware and software experts; Not only are they driven to discover the future, but they are also committed to change the world for the better
  • Paid parental leave Employee discounts

Key Responsibilities:

You will apply previous experience in experimental laboratory research to design, develop, verify, and deploy quantum computers using trapped ions as qubits.    You will work alongside teams of scientists and engineers to bring new concepts to life.  You will be responsible for working in a research lab environment to collect data on system performance and characterizing device characteristics.  You will perform design trade studies and analysis.  You will present scientific results at conferences or in publications.  

You must have:

PhD completed prior to starting  Minimum 4+ years’ experience (PhD inclusive) involving one or more of the following areas: quantum information, qubits, atomic physics, precision spectroscopy, optics, vacuum systems, electronics, cryogenics, or laser Applicants for employment for this position must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Quantinuum. (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status)

We value:

Experience with design or operation of a device for quantum information processing Experience with laser cooling and trapping of ions or neutral atoms  Experience performing simulation and modeling to inform experiments  Experience programming experimental control systems for data collection, signal processing, and data analysis   Excellent written and oral communication skills, with published results within their field of research.  Experience in post-doctoral research positions or other mentorship positions Demonstrated organizational and leadership skills  

Compensation & Benefits:

Non-Incentive Eligible

Estimated Salary Wage: $112,640 - $152,900

Quantinuum is an equal opportunity employer. You will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

Company

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Our mission is to accelerate quantum computing and use its power to positively transform the world. By applying the laws of quantum physics to computing, we will achieve unprecedented breakthroughs in drug discovery, healthcare, materials science, cybersecurity, energy transformation, and climate change. Our team of scientists is leading the way in the development of quantum computing. As the world’s largest integrated quantum computing company, we united advanced software development with high-fidelity hardware to accelerate quantum computing. With full-stack technology, we’re scaling quantum computing and developing applications to solve the world’s most pressing challenges. We could be even better with you.

Why work for us
We offer an amazing opportunity to join a world-leading quantum computing company. You will be working alongside a highly talented team, with world-leading names in the quantum computing industry. We offer a highly competitive package, and we have a positive approach to flexible working.

Training and development
At Quantinuum, we believe quantum information systems will revolutionize the way we work and live. We are leading the way by helping our customers develop quantum-enabled solutions that provide a competitive edge in their markets. We are also investing in our team members development along the way. We believe in fostering a growth and learning mindset across our organization.

What we are looking for
Always on the leading edge of their fields, our hardware, software, sales, business, and operations teams are focused on personal, business, and technological growth. Curious, driven, and talented, our people are what makes Quantinuum tick. Every one of us is motivated to deliver on our mission to accelerate quantum computing. We are looking for team members with the same ambitions to join us.  


Locations 
Broomfield, CO, Brooklyn Park, MN, and Arlington, VA, USA; London, Cambridge and Oxford, UK; Tokyo, Japan; Munich, Germany

Number of employees
485 

Main areas of research
Trapped Ion quantum computing; cybersecurity; computational chemistry, compositional intelligence; machine learning

Positions recently recruited for
Experimental physicist; quantum error correction; electrical engineering; mechanical engineering; software engineering; AMO physicist; systems engineering

Desired degree  & disciplines
We hire employees at all degree levels (Ph.D./master’s/bachelor’s/associates). We are looking for AMO physicists with experimental or theory backgrounds. We are also hiring across many core engineering disciplines. The degrees would correspond with the hiring position titles listed (i.e. mechanical engineering degree would connect to a mechanical engineering job posting). Please see job postings for individual requirements

How to apply
Visit www.quantinuum.com/careers

Contact
quantinuum.com

Company info
Website
Location
303 S Technology Court
Broomfield
Colorado
80218
US

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