Quantum Information Scientist

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USC Information Sciences Institute (ISI) is home to the USC Lockheed Martin Quantum Computation Center (QCC). ISI and USC faculty, researchers, and students conduct theoretical and experimental quantum research and have access to world-class facilities that include a D-Wave 2X system and USC’s HPC Center – placing the QCC at the leading edge of revolutionary research.

Information Sciences Institute, part of the Viterbi School of Engineering at USC, seeks a Quantum Information Scientist with expertise in quantum computing theory. Plans, designs and conducts highly technical and complex research projects that require ingenuity and innovation, both independently and in consultation with others. Contributes to the development of new concepts, techniques and standards. Analyzes research data and provides interpretations. Contributes to the development of research documentation for publication and/or prepares technical reports, papers and/or records. Develops solutions to complex research problems. Provides leadership, direction and guidance to staff and/or student workers as needed. Individuals with experience in adiabatic quantum computing are strongly encouraged to apply.

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