Quantum Research Scientist, Quantum Measurement

Job ID: 1137797 | Amazon Dev Center U.S., Inc.

DESCRIPTION

The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Center for Quantum Computing in Pasadena, CA, is looking to hire a Research Scientist with general expertise in experimental quantum physics as part of the Test and Measurement Group within the Quantum Hardware Team. Successful candidates must not only have a strong background in experimental techniques, but also a solid theoretical knowledge of quantum optics, open quantum systems, and quantum measurement. Candidates must also have superior data analysis, problem solving, and communication skills. Working effectively within a team environment is essential.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

· PhD in physics, applied physics, or electrical engineering
· 3+ years of relevant academic research experience or industry experience
· Expertise in quantum optics and quantum measurement
· Expertise in the design and building of experimental apparatus suitable for precision measurements
· Superior problem solving and analytical skills
· Superior communication and data presentation skills
· Effective working in a team environment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS


· 5+ years of relevant academic research experience or industry experience