Job Description

Software Developer
Contract 3+ years, 40 hours weekly
Clearance: Willing to review candidates who can obtain an interim secret

Develops application software. Writing and implementing efficient code. Researches, designs, develops and implements software applications and systems. Involved in planning of system and development deployment as well as responsible for meeting software compliance standards. Evaluates, designs and implements interface between hardware and software, operational requirements, cloud offering, system architecture, security and characteristics of overall system. Researching, designing, implementing and managing software programs. Identifying areas for modification in existing programs and subsequently developing these modifications. Determining operational practicality. Documents testing, client experience and maintenance of system corrections. May partner and collaborate with cyber security teams to ensure compliance with security standards. May develop and conduct unit tests.

The Quantum information and Integrated Nanosystems Group conducts quantum information science research from a shared foundation of innovative control signal design, outstanding fabrication tools and well-equipped measurement infrastructure. The group has a broad range of experimental and prototyping activities. The group’s quantum information science activities include development of superconducting and trapped-ion qubits and quantum sensing with NV-centers in diamond.

In addition the group has robust capabilities in classical superconducting circuits, CMOS design and fabrication, and integrated photonics. These component technologies are used in synergy with quantum information science demonstrations as well as in stand-alone applications that include beyond CMOS circuit technologies, energy starved sensors, compact optical communication and laser radar transceivers, and microwave photonic signal processing.

A highly motivated, detail-oriented, scientifically driven software developer to support development of advanced technology. The successful candidate will join a dynamic team of research scientists pushing the forefront of quantum engineering.

Applicant must be excited to work on a diverse team building diamond-based quantum sensors and utilize a broad set of technical skills to achieve successful outcomes on project deliverables. The candidate will develop and refine experimental control software for quantum sensing and build a data processing pipeline. In addition to software development, desired technical skills include data analysis, modeling and simulation, system engineering, system integration, and hands-on experimental or theoretical research.

•BS or BA degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Applied Physics, Electrical Engineering, or a related field
•High proficiency in LabView
•Willingness to learn
•Strong collaboration skills and the ability to work successfully as part of a team
•Interest in quantum sensing

•Scientific programming experience (Python, MATLAB, Mathematica, C++, etc.)
•Electronics and lab automation
•Experimental or theoretical/computational research experience
•Quantum sensing or precision measurement (experiment or theory)
•RF and microwave measurement and design
•Quantum theory

It is the policy of GCR to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population.

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