Staff Quantum Computing Architect
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
Seattle, WA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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CategoriesNew
Hardware Engineering
Computer Hardware Engineering
System Hardware Engineering
Requirements
  • Degree in a relevant field e.g. Computer engineering, quantum computing.
  • 5+ years experience in (classical or quantum) computer architecture and/or design.
  • 5+ years experience in developing and using theoretical models to predict performance of a complex system.
  • Familiarity with compiler development
  • A PhD in a relevant field
  • 5+ years experience in industry
  • Experience with quantum computing or quantum information theory
  • Experience with classical computing architecture
  • Working familiar with concepts involving communication between devices (e.g. multi-core computation, von Neumann bottleneck etc.)
  • Track record of innovative problem solving
Responsibilities
  • Develop architectural concepts for IonQ’s next generation quantum computers.
  • Initiate design analysis cycles and trade studies in order to provide data for decisions
  • Map between architectural concepts and product level requirements in order to develop engineering requirements.
  • Develop models and run trade studies
  • Disseminate results using reports, memos and presentations.