Find A Job That
Fits Your Ambition.

Startup and scale-up jobs in the Greater Rotterdam Area

Quantum Application Engineer -Silicon Spin Qubits



Delft, Netherlands
Posted on Tuesday, March 5, 2024
Your mission

Qblox is looking for a quantum application engineer Silicon Spin Qubits to help us build control stacks for industrial-scale quantum computers. We specialize in delivering cutting-edge scalable quantum control stacks, powering the analog signals crucial for controlling and reading quantum systems.

As a Quantum Application Engineer at Qblox, you have a central role between instrument developers (analog performance), software engineers (software solutions for end users), and customer support. Your role revolves around improving the actual design but also anticipating future user needs, ensuring seamless experiment development for our customers. Your primary responsibilities include:

  • Designing and building the application layer for customers to operate the control stack. For this you will be collaborating closely with the software and hardware teams to integrate and enhance functionalities. The role also contains small to medium-scale software development efforts.

  • Creating compelling examples and tutorials for quantum computing experiments using both application layers.

  • Conducting testing of our software and equipment, providing valuable feedback to developers for performance enhancements.

  • Offering second-level support to success engineers and application scientists during customer demonstrations, leveraging your expertise in both the quantum domain and our cutting-edge equipment.

Your profile

Your Profile: To thrive in this role, we are looking for a candidate with:

  • A Ph.D. in Physics with a focus on experimental research in quantum technology, preferably with a focus on silicon spin qubits.

  • Excellent English communication skills to convey complex quantum concepts effectively.

  • A hands-on mentality with a proven ability to make experimental setups with work.

  • Experience in building and debugging experimental setups, particularly with RF signals.

  • Proficiency in programming with Python.

Why Qblox: Joining Qblox means being part of a dynamic team driving the quantum revolution. We offer a collaborative and innovative work environment where your contributions make a significant impact. As a Quantum Application Engineer - Silicon Spin Qubits, you'll have the opportunity to shape the future of quantum computing and work with cutting-edge technology.

If you are passionate about quantum technology and ready to make your mark in this groundbreaking field, apply now to become a vital part of the Qblox team. Together, let's redefine the possibilities of quantum computing.

About us
At Qblox, we operate at the frontier of the quantum revolution delivering advanced technologies needed to build Quantum Computers. This field is rapidly growing and will impact society on a global level. With a dedicated team of scientists, engineers and developers we are pushing quantum technology to support experimentalists worldwide with our scalable qubit control and readout equipment. Since 2019, Qblox has grown into a dynamic company employing 90+ innovative, international minds, all dedicated to the company’s mission. We celebrate equality and diversity. We are growing exponentially and welcome talented individuals who share our enthusiasm to make a difference. We’re striving to build a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, cultures, perspectives, experiences, and skills. If you are to join us, you can expect:

  • An international, interdisciplinary team of highly-skilled physicists, engineers, designers and scientists with an open working culture
  • A high-curiosity, high-performance and invigorating team dynamic
  • Flexible working hours: hybrid working options and travel allowance for commuting to the office
  • 30 days annual leave and holiday allowance
  • Company-sponsored retreats and Friday lunches
  • A modern, open office
  • Competitive compensation and participation plan
  • Opportunities for international travel for conferences, partnerships and customer visits
* Acquisition in response to our vacancies by recruitment agencies is not appreciated *