Senior Protocol Software Engineer in Hillsboro, OR

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Intel   •  

Hillsboro, OR 97123

Industry: Telecommunications & Hardware


Not Specified years

Posted 35 days ago

Come join us as part of a small Intel Labs team exploring quantum computer systems engineering and architecture. You will be helping to build the quantum machines of tomorrow.

This position is part of a small Intel Labs team exploring the potential of quantum computer architecture in simulation. The researcher will:

  • Design in simulation a reliable quantum computer architecture that can efficiently execute quantum algorithms,
  • Explore the performance of qubit technology alternatives, and collaborate with algorithm, qubit control, and qubit technology researchers to explore hardware/software trade-offs,
  • Optimize the mapping of specific quantum algorithms/applications to alternative hardware architectures to inform Intel research teams on applications with potential quantum speed-up,
  • Collaborate with researchers at universities, research consortia, government agencies and industry thought leaders in order to tap into the latest findings and collaborate on research journal publications.



  • Ph.D. in CSCI, CE, EE or related field
  • Experience in researching and designing new gates for quantum computing applications.
  • Experience developing both hardware and software tools.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver significant results in a multidisciplinary environment. This position requires close collaboration with both hardware and software teams.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with error correction code and its effect on quantum architecture requirements.

Valid Through: 2019-11-5