Electrical Engineer

IonQ

College Park, MD, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Hardware
  • Post Date: 04/28/2021
  • Website: ionq.co
  • Company Address: 4505 Campus Drive, College Park, MD, 20740

About IonQ

IonQ is developing world-leading general-purpose quantum information processors. Our unique trapped-ion approach combines unmatched physical performance, perfect qubit replication, optical networkability, and highly-optimized algorithms to create a quantum computer that is as scalable as it is powerful, and that will support a broad array of applications across a variety of industries.

Job Description

IonQ is developing world-leading general-purpose quantum information processors. Our unique trapped-ion approach combines unmatched physical performance, perfect qubit replication, optical networkability, and highly-optimized algorithms to create a quantum computer that is as scalable as it is powerful, and that will support a broad array of applications across a variety of industries.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Electronic circuit design including part creation, schematic capture and PCB layout
    • Create new or revise existing designs using Altium Designer
    • Research and define electronic components and modules
  • Electronics assembly of boards and subsystems
    • Soldering
    • Board rework
    • Cable assembly
    • Computer racks and enclosure assembly
  • Electronics testing and debugging
    • Board level bench testing and troubleshooting
    • System level performance testing
    • Prepare test reports

 

Required skills and education:

  • BS Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related
  • Understanding of the fundamentals of electronics (transistors, diodes, op amps, active/passive filters, and DC-DC convertors)
  • Experience using oscilloscopes, signal generators, power supplies, and meters
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

 

Bonus skills:

  • FPGA firmware development using verilog or VHDL
  • Knowledge of RF/Microwave/Optics (amplifiers, splitters/combiners, photodetectors)
  • High speed design (FPGA I/O, LVDS, PCI Express, SATA, Memory, Ethernet)
  • Mechanical design for electronics (e.g. enclosures, mounting hardware, heatsinks, etc.)
  • Love of lasers

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