Quantum Information Scientist

  • Company: IBM
  • Location: Yorktown Heights, New York
  • Posted: November 19, 2017
  • Reference ID: 116421BR
IBM is seeking a Research Staff Member to work at its T. J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY.

You will work as part of a team of theoretical and experimental physicists, computer scientists, and engineers on the quantum computing effort at IBM. You should have proven experience in quantum error correction and fault-tolerant quantum computing. Should be comfortable implementing quantum algorithms, making resource estimates, and writing and using modeling, simulation, and/or optimization software for these goals. A demonstrated record of research oriented toward novel fault tolerance protocols, overhead reduction, circuit optimizations, and/or incorporating realistic, experimentally-motivated constraints into fault-tolerance protocols is highly-preferred.

Ph.D. in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or a related discipline is required. U.S. Citizenship is required.

The World is Our Laboratory: No matter where discovery takes place, IBM researchers push the boundaries of science, technology and business to make the world work better. IBM Research is a global community of forward-thinkers working towards a common goal: progress.

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