Quantum Device Theorist - Northrop Grunmman

The Advanced Concepts and Technologies group of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Quantum Device Theorist to become part of Northrop Grumman’s Transformational Technology Business Area within the Advanced Concepts and Technologies (AC&T) organization. Transformational Technology is focused on developing next generation superconducting electronics (SCE) and advanced computing technologies. 

Qualified Physicists will have experience with some of the following:

  • Physical implementation of qubits, qubit couplings, and quantum architectures 
  • Adiabatic quantum computing and quantum control theory 
  • Numerical experience in modeling qubits and qubit dynamics 
  • Superconducting qubit theory, including familiarity with circuit quantization
  • Quantum decoherence modeling, such as Quantum Master Equation analysis and non-Markovian effects 
  • Quantum Verification and Validation such as Randomized Benchmarking or Tomography
  • Encoded qubit theory, including stabilizer and/or topology based approaches 

More info and application

Tuesday, January 3, 2017