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Quantum Research Scientist

  • Measurement
  • Full-time
  • Cambridge, MA

2022-11-08 14:56:31 UTC

Job description

Atlantic Quantum is seeking a research scientist for our measurement and control software efforts. You will be working closely with our software and hardware teams to build measurement infrastructure and perform superconducting circuit characterization and calibration. Your tasks will include:

  • Setting up lab infrastructure for the control of superconducting qubits

  • Tuning up and operating high-fidelity quantum processors

  • Developing control software for automated calibration

Atlantic Quantum believes that fault-tolerant quantum hardware is the key to making progress in quantum computing. We take on this uniquely tough challenge with a team of deep experts in the field, anchored in Cambridge and Gothenburg to reflect our MIT and Chalmers roots. Our combined US and EU presence helps attract talent, investments, and partnerships to accelerate the development and commercialization of scalable quantum computing. We offer flexible work in a fast-moving start-up environment, with strong ties to world-class academic research.

Required Qualifications

  • PhD in Physics, Electrical engineering, software engineering, or related engineering discipline. Alternatively, BSc or MSc in one of these fields and at least three years of work experience.

  • Research or industry experience in superconducting circuit measurement.

  • High proficiency in Python or in a similar high-level programming language.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Agile development in general and Atlassian’s Agile software suite in particular.


Cambridge, MA.


Health insurance, flexibility on vacation, equity award

Citizenship requirement

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US.

Instructions to apply

Please complete the form on our job board Polymer.

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Atlantic Quantum is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace. Atlantic Quantum is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.