Full-Time

Staff RF Engineer

IonQ

IonQ

201-500 employees

General-purpose quantum processor manufacturer

Hardware

$123,191 - $161,289

Senior, Expert

Hyattsville, MD, USA

Required Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Altium
Verilog
OrCAD
FPGA
Requirements
  • At least five years of technical experience in RF/Microwave engineering and circuit design of synthesizers and phase locked loops
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering or other relevant technical degree from an accredited university
  • Experience using AWR Microwave Office simulation software or similar
  • Experience in creating complete schematics for controlled RF modules using a schematic capture tool like Altium Designer (preferred), OrCAD or PADS
  • Master's degree or PhD in electrical engineering, physics, mathematics or other relevant technical field
  • At least ten years of technical experience in RF/Microwave engineering and circuit design
  • Experience in designing plugin modular RF cards for PXI, VMA or VPX standards
  • Understanding of EMI, EMC, ESD standards and implementation
  • Familiarity with Electro Optical Modulators and Acousto Optical Modulators
  • Knowledge of I2C, Verilog, microcontroller, FPGA is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Expert in RF / Analog circuit design, test and optimization up to 15 GHz
  • Detailed knowledge of RF/Analog and mixed-signal design techniques including synthesizer design, mixers, amplifiers, PLLs, low phase noise VCOs, filters, etc.
  • Perform RF engineering design tasks, including requirements analysis, specification generation, component selection, simulation, schematic capture, and board layout
  • Design, simulate, and test analog and digital phase lock loops for RF synthesizers and laser frequency/phase locks
  • Direct workflow of PCB designers to assure superior RF performance of layouts

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.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$784M

Headquarters

College Park, Maryland

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

18%

1 year growth

66%

2 year growth

190%

Benefits

Biweekly catered lunches

Parental leave

Health, vision, & dental insurance

Flexible time off

401(k) with 5% match

University facilities

Commuter benefits