Quantum Optics Scientist


    Website NuQuantumLtd Nu Quantum

    The role

    A different kind of light: Nu Quantum is one of the first companies world-wide developing commercial single-photon source technology. You will be part of the team developing the first generation of Nu Quantum single-photon source products. You will be involved in the design, basic fabrication, measurement and optimisation of the single-photon devices, as well as the design, implementation, and use of the confocal microscopy and quantum optics measurement suite.

    Qualifications, skills, and experience

    • First-class degree in a numerate subject.
    • PhD in experimental quantum optics with a focus on the design, fabrication, characterisation or employment solid-state single-photon source systems. Skills may include:
      • Confocal microscopy, single-photon spectroscopy, photon-correlation measurements, interferometry, handling of continuous and pulsed lasers.
        Experience with basic cleanroom fabrication techniques: e.g. lithography, contact evaporation, general wet bench use.
      • LabView and Python competence for instrumentation and data analysis.
    • Good communication skills.
    • A proactive, positive and creative mindset.

    Please visit our website at https://nu-quantum.com/jobs/ to find our application portal, where a range of additional information, including details on our background, work, and employment benefits, can be found.

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