Quantum Information Theorist in Hillsboro, OR

$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)

Intel   •  

Hillsboro, OR 97123

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


11 - 15 years

Posted 32 days ago

Job Description

Components Research is looking for an experienced theorist in quantum information systems with an emphasis on spin qubit systems in silicon. The candidate will be required to design novel qubit systems and model operation including performance and noise. Primary study will be on spin qubits in Silicon. An understanding of quantum measurements is a must. You will need to efficiently communicate and collaborate daily with other groups to determine and validate success criteria. Independent design and follow-through of unique, enabling ideas is a key expectation from this role. This position includes overseeing measurement equipment and collaboration with external research groups and vendor programs.

The following behavioral traits are expectations of this position:

  • Keen experimental insight with an ability to devise and focus on key experiments.
  • Highly motivated, and excited by self-directed, hands-on work.
  • Creativity and flexibility to thrive under changing priorities.
  • Strong teamwork skills.
  • Thorough understanding of qubit measurements at mK temperatures
  • Understanding of spin qubits and/or CMOS devices at low temperature
  • Mixed signal control of qubits
  • Experience with theory of solid-state qubits is required
  • Unrestricted right to work in the US without requiring sponsorship.



  • Must be a Ph.D. in Physics or Electrical Engineering. BS/MS candidates will not be considered.
  • A minimum of 10 years of experience in solid state qubit design and modeling in support of Quantum Computing

Inside this Business Group

Intel Labs is the company's world-class, industry leading research organization, responsible for driving Intel's technology pipeline and creating new opportunities. The mission of Intel Labs is to deliver breakthrough technologies to fuel Intel's growth. This includes identifying and exploring compelling new technologies and high risk opportunities ahead of business unit investment and demonstrating first-to-market technologies and innovative new usages for computing technology. Intel Labs engages the leading thinkers in academia and industry in addition to partnering closely with Intel business units.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....

Position of Trust

This role is a Position of Trust. Should you accept this position, you must consent to and pass an extended Background Investigation, which includes (subject to country law), extended education, SEC sanctions, and additional criminal and civil checks. For internals, this investigation may or may not be completed prior to starting the position. For additional questions, please contact your Recruiter....

Valid Through: 2019-11-9