Quantum Detector Scientist


    Website NuQuantumLtd Nu Quantum

    The role

    Nu Quantum has created a new way of achieving single-photon detection. You will be part of the team developing the first and second generation of Nu Quantum single-photon detector products. You will be involved in the design, basic fabrication, measurement and optimisation of the single-photon detectors, as well as the design, implementation, and use of the single-photon measurement and characterisation suite.

    Qualifications, skills, and experience

    The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience/qualifications:

    • First-class degree in a numerate subject such as electrical engineering, computer science, physics, or mathematics.
    • PhD in experimental quantum physics involving devices. Skills:
      • Experimental optics and associated experimental skills.
      • Experience with use of the following instruments: high-rate oscilloscope, arbitrary waveform generator, relay card, source measure units, power-meters, multimeters, pulsed lasers.
      • Proven ability to design an experiment.
      • Proven ability to collect, analyse and interpret experimental data.
      • Experience with design and optimisation of optically-addressed semiconductor structures and devices.
      • Basic cleanroom / semiconductor fabrication skills: general wet bench use, etching, lithography, metal evaporation, bonding.
    • Programming skills (python preferred) for instrumentation and data analysis.
    • Excellent problem-solving skills, proactive thinking, and a positive mindset.
    • Excellent communications skills.
    • Creative.

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