Senior Quantum Control Engineer

Full-time in Sydney, Australia

Location Sydney, Australia
Type Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Level Senior
Posted 23 Mar 2018
Status Open

Join a team that's tackling the hardest problems in the world's most impactful new technology - quantum computing. Q-CTRL builds software to enable customers to deploy the most effective quantum controls to suppress errors in their quantum hardware - combining modern product design and engineering with state-of-the-art quantum control techniques.

About the Role

  • Responsibility for developing control solutions for quantum technologies and deploying them in the Q-CTRL product suite - including research, demonstrations, software development, testing, performance, reliability and documentation
  • Focus on the creation of control solutions for superconducting quantum computers
  • Apply optimization and machine learning techniques for both performance enhancement and analysis
  • Develop publically available and high quality software using Python
  • Collaborate with your colleagues in the Quantum Control Engineering and Software Engineering teams
  • Explain and document sophisticated control solutions in accessible language
  • Consult with the Lead Quantum Control Engineer, stakeholders and the broader team on decisions for all new products and features
  • Interact with customers as needed to deliver solutions which help them achieve their goals

About You

  • Curious
  • Creative
  • Easy-going
  • Ambitious
  • Opinionated
  • Mature
  • Resilient
  • Learner
  • Teacher
  • Holder of a PhD in Physics, Engineering or a closely related discipline
  • Experienced in Superconducting Circuits, Quantum Control, Optimal Control, and/or Machine Learning
  • Embody the three great virtues of a programmer

How to Apply

To apply, simply complete and submit the form below. Make sure that, in the Additional Information section, you…

  • Link to research you have performed on Quantum Control and what immediate impact you believe this work will have on the development of quantum technology
  • Link to software you have helped develop and what your role was

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