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Quantum System Characterization Engineer (Yorktown Heights, NY)

Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
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IBM is primed to define the future of technology for many years to come specifically around the world of Quantum Computing and IBM Q is looking for talented and motivated engineers who want to be part of this journey

Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM is primed to define the future of technology for many years to come specifically around the world of Quantum Computing and IBM Q is looking for talented and motivated engineers who want to be part of this journey

IBM Q is seeking a Hardware Engineer candidate capable of working with evolving specifications and requirements.
Projects may include bring-up, testing, and support of quantum processor systems, as well as contributing to the development of next generation systems

The ideal candidate will have the ability to work in a lab environment with a range of microwave electronics and test equipment. You will have fundamental expertise in RF-engineering or experimental techniques, measurements, microwave engineering, and have basic understanding of superconducting qubits. You are expected to be capable of carrying out development and engineering tasks as part of a collaborative team. Programming experience (especially with Python) is required. You will collaborate with researchers and developers across the IBM team and have the opportunity to interface with worldwide clients and partners who are actively using our quantum systems.

Experience with cryogenic systems would be a plus.

This position is located in Yorktown Heights, NY

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Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Bachelors degree in Physics, Electrical Engineering or related fields
  • Experience working with or/and leading hardware engineering and development teams
  • Expertise and hands-on experience in data analysis, device characterization and design of experiments
  • Advanced skill level in solving analytical problems using rigorous and quantitative approaches
  • Experience working with multiple stakeholders in the organization and facilitating decision-making
  • Experience and ability to deliver in a time-constrained environment

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
PhD in Electrical Engineering or Physics or related technical fields
Deeper knowledge of quantum computing, qiskit design, fabrication, test & characterization

About Business Unit
IBM Systems helps IT leaders think differently about their infrastructure. IBM servers and storage are no longer inanimate - they can understand, reason, and learn so our clients can innovate while avoiding IT issues. Our systems power the worlds most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future.Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfolioisdesigned for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

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About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

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  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-27 Expires: 2020-01-26

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