Photonics Engineer

Boston , MA , United States

12 Jan 2023

QuEra Computing is at the forefront of quantum computing technology, and we're looking for highly motivated and experienced Photonics Engineers to join our team. As a key member of our R&D team, you'll have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects and make a significant impact on the development of our technology. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Design and validate photonic integrated circuits for quantum computing operations 

  • Contribute to the development of new techniques for controlling and manipulating quantum states using photonics in neutral atom systems 

  • Collaborate with other engineers and scientists to integrate photonic components into complete quantum computing systems  

  • Participate in the testing and qualification of the developed systems in the form of documentations or publications 

  • Keep up-to-date with new developments and technologies in photonics and quantum computing, and incorporate them into our work as appropriate 

Preferred qualifications: 

  • Master's or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related field or 4+ years of experience with photonic integrated circuits. 

  • Strong understanding of optics and photonics and experiment design 

  • Strong understanding of simulation methods such as FDTD, FEM or similar 

  • Experience with layout and fabrication constraints of PICs 

  • Strong hands-on experimentation and optical assembly skills 

  • Familiarity with packaging and design tradeoffs is a plus 

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills to work in an interdisciplinary team. 

Mid-Senior Level

Full Time

Boston MA United States

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