Principal Quantum Physicist / Principal Photonics Engineer
6 months ago(4/24/2019 4:51 PM)
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As a Principal Quantum Physicist or Principal Photonics Engineer in the Quantum Technologies and Photonic Systems Group, the candidate will play a critical leadership role in novel concept generation as well as the development of advanced quantum sensors and quantum information systems, next generation clocks, and novel photonic systems. The candidate will provide technical leadership for teams of engineers and physicists to model, design, develop, and characterize prototype sensors, systems, and technology platforms.
A Ph.D. in physics, applied physics, optics, photonics or related discipline is required, plus at least 5 years of experience. Demonstrated expertise in theoretical or experimental quantum physics, atomic physics, quantum optics or photonics is required. A track record of successful proposal development/business capture and program execution as a technical leader is highly desirable. The individual must be self-motivated and must thrive in a multidisciplinary team environment. Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to brief non-technical audiences, are required.
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