Staff Power Engineer
Rack Systems
Posted on 3/22/2024
IonQ

201-500 employees

General-purpose quantum processor manufacturer
Company Overview
IonQ's mission is to build the world’s best quantum computers to solve the world’s most complex problems. The company has a unique trapped-ion approach combines unmatched physical performance, perfect qubit replication, optical network-ability, and highly-optimized algorithms to create a quantum computer that is as scalable as it is powerful, and that will support a broad array of applications across a variety of industries.
Hardware
B2B

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$784M

Founded

2015

Headquarters

College Park, Maryland

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

18%

1 year growth

60%

2 year growth

185%
Locations
Hyattsville, MD, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
CAD
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Electronics Design Engineering
Power Systems Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related discipline
  • 8+ years of experience or equivalent in system hardware design with a focus on designing electrical systems for data center power distribution
  • Experience with Single-phase and three-phase lower voltage utility power delivery including UPS systems and generators
  • Experience with Power conversion stages/topologies in the 500W to 20KW power range (power factor correction, DC/DC, DC/AC, battery chargers/dischargers) and general analog circuit design skills
  • Detailed understanding of electrical calculations for power distribution (e.g., cable sizing, load flow, short circuit)
  • Familiarity with lab equipment like programmable AC sources, active DC loads, oscilloscopes, power analyzers, DVMs, and signal generators
  • Understanding of regulatory requirements regarding safety and immunity/compatibility of power systems and components
  • Experience designing systems for EMC
  • Writing server rack assembly/integration instructions
  • Working with third party rack integration service providers
  • Experience with electrical and mechanical CAD software
Responsibilities
  • Define and capture rack level infrastructure and configuration based on system requirements
  • Design the power management system for our Quantum systems to condition and distribute input power from the facility to all racks / components of our systems; Ensure uninterruptible power within our systems
  • Read and interpret design documents by equipment manufacturers (e.g., switchgear, transformers, UPS, batteries)
  • Read and interpret design documents by engineering companies (e.g., one line diagrams, layouts, raceway drawings, grounding drawings, lighting drawings, interface drawings)
  • Develop specifications, SOP’s / Work instructions for rack assembly/integration
  • Create SOW’s and work with third-party rack integrators to develop products as required
  • Prepare conceptual and detailed drawings
  • Partner with Supply Chain Management (SCM) and Engineering to identify areas of improvement for components, updating drawings to eliminate supplier escapes, identify opportunities for value engineering, support vendor qualifications and MRB processes
  • Meet business objectives and key results (OKRs)