Honeywell Principal Quantum Information Theorist in Broomfield, Colorado

Principal Quantum Information Theorist

Join a team recognized for leadership, innovation and diversity

We are pleased to announce a unique opportunity with Honeywell, in an exciting organization focused on cutting-edge technology developments.

At Honeywell, we look for people driven by a desire to contribute, be challenged and grow. Our people make Honeywell a special company and are a key competitive advantage.

The Sustainability Technologies group is looking for a highly qualified and experienced quantum information theoretician to apply a deep and broad knowledge base to unique industrial applications. The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of quantum information science, quantum circuits and algorithms and some knowledge of atomic physics is desired.

In this role you will:

•Develop and analyze quantum information algorithms and translate into hardware/software implementation requirements

•Develop and analyze the capabilities of real-world devices in executing quantum algorithms

•Lead development of new technology concepts, project proposals and pursuits

•Understand program requirements & translate into device & product specifications to create overall system solutions

•Identify, propose, & spearhead collaboration & partnership opportunities with academic research institutions, national laboratories, and commercial entities in achieving the goals of the business

•Lead the theoretical aspects of large and complex physics projects in collaboration with teams of scientists and engineers

•Guide teams of engineers & experimental physicists in designing & debugging testbeds, validating error budgets, & optimizing complex AMO systems

25 Develop and analyze quantum information algorithms

25 Develop & analyze the capabilities of real-world devices in executing quantum algorithms

25 Lead development of new technology concepts, project proposals & pursuits

25 Lead the theoretical aspects of large and complex physics projects

YOU MUST HAVE

•Due to US export control laws, must be a US citizen.

•PhD in Physics, Mathematics, or Computer Science or related field with theoretical background in at least one of: quantum information / simulation, quantum metrology, atomic/molecular collective phenomena, ion trapping, neutral atom/molecular cooling, quantum optics

•Demonstrated leadership in a theoretical physics environment (eg at a University, National Lab, or equivalent research entity), eg via post-doctoral, staff scientist, or faculty experience

•Experience developing models and algorithms, both analytical and numerical, for classical and quantum computing

WE VALUE

•10 or more years’ relevant experience, including PhD and Postdoctoral experience, including industry or lab appointments

•Formal background in AMO physics, quantum systems, information theory, or related field, with a proven track record of developing state of the art theoretical models of quantum systems

•Formal background in quantum information science, with a proven track record of developing quantum circuits and algorithms

•Experience programming in Python, MATLAB, C++, or equivalent

•Deep experience working closely with experimental teams to support laboratory efforts

•Excellent written and oral communication skills, as demonstrated by publication record

•Strong organizational and leadership skills necessary to work with customers and partners

•Strong and active network of professional relationships

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INCLUDES
  • Continued Professional Development
  • Some Travel Required
  • Relocation Provided
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Job ID: HRD36792
  • Category: Technology R&D
  • Location: 303 S. Technology Ct., Broomfield, CO 80021 USA

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