Cisco Systems Inc., Cisco Quantum Lab

Position ID:Cisco Systems Inc.-Cisco Quantum Lab-PD_INTERN [#22596]
Position Title: Quantum Postdoctoral Researcher/Intern
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:San Jose, California 95134, United States
Subject Area: Quantum Information Science / quantum computing
Appl Deadline: (posted 2022/09/01, listed until 2023/01/01)
Position Description:    

Cisco Quantum Lab invites applications for postdoctoral researcher and intern positions in theoretical quantum photonics. The appointments may begin as soon as Fall 2022. Research positions at Cisco provide an excellent opportunity to work on groundbreaking research in different areas of quantum information and to connect with a network of world-class research groups. As part of the team, you contribute to research projects, develop working prototypes of systems, and publish papers in conferences and journals. 

Cisco Quantum Lab, part of Emerging Technologies and Incubation (ET&I) Group, is passionate about identifying breakthrough emerging solutions that build new markets and businesses for Cisco. The team also continues to progress through Cisco's significant work with standard bodies and manages research partnerships with leading-edge universities.

The posting shall remain open until the positions are filled, however for full consideration, please apply by Nov 01, 2022.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Ph.D. in physics, electrical engineering, or a related field.
  • Knowledge of fundamentals of quantum information processing.
  • Proficient in one or many of the following languages (Python, Julia, C++).
Preferred Requirements:
  • Research experience in quantum photonics, measurement-based quantum computing, and/or quantum algorithms.
  • A strong research track record demonstrated by peer-reviewed and conference publications.

For postdoc applicants (only): Two letters of recommendation are required. The appointment is made for an initial one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year, contingent on a reasonable level of research performance.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
225 E Tasman Dr,
San Jose, CA 95134