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R&D Engineer

Superconducting Photon Detector Design

Posted on 6/27/2024

PsiQuantum

PsiQuantum

201-500 employees

Develops commercially useful photonics-based quantum computers

AI & Machine Learning
Hardware

Compensation Overview

$143k - $175.5kAnnually

+ Equity

Junior

Remote in USA

Category
Electronics Design Engineering
Signal Processing Engineering
Microelectronics Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Requirements
  • A PhD in Physics or Electrical Engineering
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with superconducting devices
  • Computer programming experience, Python preferred
  • Office tools
Responsibilities
  • Perform data analysis and develop data analysis algorithms
  • Development of physics-based and electronic predictive models of the detectors
  • Drive superconducting model-experimental closure by mapping superconducting model and simulation results to experimental data
  • Superconducting detectors design
  • Collaborate with experimental, design, process, photonics, and systems teams to understand the design and system-level constraints
  • Continuous survey of literature on superconducting detectors.

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

7%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

33%