Are you looking for an opportunity to contribute to the next revolution in computing technology? Do you want to take part in an exciting and rapidly growing new industry? Do you want to put your skills to use at the forefront of a cutting-edge field? Our Hardware team is looking for someone like you!

Summary of Position and Responsibilities

Xanadu is seeking a full-time Experimental Physicist/Research Engineer to work within the hardware team (20+ physicists and engineers) to develop and optimize all aspects of their transition edge sensor technology, and its integration into quantum computing hardware. This role involves full-stack systems-level design, construction, prototyping, testing, and deployment of cutting-edge detection technology. In addition, candidates may be responsible for writing patents and peer-reviewed publications describing these devices and their capabilities, when applicable. Successful applicants will have a proven track record of accomplishments and creativity in scientific experimentation, prototype development and precision measurement.


● PhD in Experimental Physics, Electrical Engineering; or
● Related relevant discipline, in at least one of: Superconducting Electronics, Photonics, Atomic/Molecular/Optical (AMO) Physics, Astronomical Instrumentation, or similar fields
● At least 1 year post-doctoral or industry experience (preferred)

Please submit a copy of your CV and any additional information outlining why you think this is the right role for you! Click the link to apply:

We’re looking forward to reading your application. This posting will close on Monday, December 16th, 2019.

Project title: C-Track - Quantum-enhanced atmospheric sensor for airborne hazard identification and tracking Research directors: Matteo Clerici & Martin Lavery

Keywords: Quantum optics, sensing, metrology, spectroscopy, Terahertz waves

We are looking for a highly motivated and talented Ph.D. student willing to join the international team undertaking the "First Team" research project entitled Integrated optics in time-frequency domain: a new versatile platform for quantum technologies, funded by the Foundation for Polish Science. The international project aims at research in the field of theoretical condensed matter as well as theoretical and experimental quantum optics.

Institution: Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland

The group ( led by Oriol Romero-Isart in Innsbruck (Austria) is currently offering a PhD and a Postdoc position. The earliest starting date is March 1st 2020.

We are seeking highly motivated and enthusiastic researchers with an excellent scientific record on the areas related to the group research activities, as described below. Women are particularly encouraged to apply.

We are currently offering a PhD position in the field of quantum statistics and tensor network states (see: The appointed candidate will pursue the PhD at the University of Vienna under co-supervision of Borivoje Dakic (University of Vienna) and Frank Verstraete (University of Ghent).


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