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IBM Researcher (Supplemental) - Quantum in Yorktown Heights, New York

Introduction

IBM Research Scientists are charting the future of Artificial Intelligence, creating breakthroughs in quantum computing, discovering how blockchain will reshape the enterprise, and much more. Join a team that is dedicated to applying science to some of today's most complex challenges, whether it's discovering a new way for doctors to help patients, teaming with environmentalists to clean up our waterways or enabling retailers to personalize customer service.

Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM Research seeks a researcher to join our quantum computing team at IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY.

IBM is developing a full-stack quantum computer, consisting of all relevant hardware and software solutions. We are looking for a researcher to join the Compilers team (broadly interpreted to include quantum algorithm design, quantum circuit synthesis, quantum circuit optimization, quantum circuit placement/scheduling, libraries), a key area in finding the most efficient ways to utilize our quantum computational hardware. Fruitful collaboration with other members of the team is expected.

A strong candidate will possess the ability and aptitude towards solving algorithmic/combinatorial problems and (algorithmic) coding (in C/C++, Python). Responsibilities include developing algorithms and tools to improve our compiling platform, publishing research results, and collaborating across the stack.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a closely related field;

  • Familiarity with or interest in quantum computing;

  • A proven record of achievements in research or coding.

  • At least 1 year of experience in quantum computing

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise

  • At least 5 years research experience in computer science

  • Proven record of research and development

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About Business UnitIBM Quantum is an industry first initiative to build universal quantum computers for business, engineering and science.

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*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.

*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).

*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.

*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.

*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.

*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.

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