Full-Time

Quantum Systems Validation Engineer

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PsiQuantum

PsiQuantum

201-500 employees

Develops commercially useful photonics-based quantum computers

AI & Machine Learning
Hardware

Compensation Overview

$138k - $182kAnnually

+ Equity

Senior

Palo Alto, CA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Requirements
  • M.S. level (Ph. D. preferred) in Electrical Engineering, experimental Physics, or related field
  • Ability to design and execute complex experiments in a cross-functional environment
  • Broad technical knowledge in hardware, software, controls, precision measurement, and photonics
  • Software development experience (Python preferred)
  • Experience in Quantum optics, optics, integrated optics, silicon photonics, Quantum state tomography, Quantum information theory, Cryogenic systems, Mixed-signal, analog, RF electronics design and test, Electro-optical device design and test
  • Proven team player with ability to work effectively across departments and time zones
  • Ability to work independently and deliver validation objectives
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Interest in PsiQuantum's mission and vision for quantum computing
  • Ability to contribute in a fast-paced startup environment
Responsibilities
  • Development and execution of tests for optical quantum computer systems
  • Collaboration with system design and PIC teams to define validation objectives
  • Development of clear metrics for quantum performance
  • Calibration, self-test, and control of quantum photonic systems
  • Analysis and delivery of experimental data
  • Debugging complex systems and conducting failure analysis
  • Communicating validation outcomes to stakeholders

PsiQuantum is developing the world's first commercially useful quantum computer with a photonics-based architecture, leveraging pre-existing manufacturing processes and infrastructure. The company's approach focuses on quantum error correction and solving real-world problems in fields such as medicine, energy, and finance.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$1.4B

Headquarters

Palo Alto, California

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

44%