planqc - Hardware Expert (m/f/d)

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About PlanQC

We are a young and fast-growing start-up based in Garching bei München. We are privileged to work in one of the most exciting fields technology has to offer. planqc is the first German company to build a quantum computer at room temperature. The company was founded by a team of scientists from the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics and the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München. We are the first start-up of the Munich Quantum Valley, one of the leading centers of quantum technologies in Europe.

Your profile

Necessary requirements are top-level expertise in a majority of the following:

  • AMO physics
  • High-power CW lasers (VIS, NIR)
  • State-of-the-art locking techniques for scientific CW lasers (UV/VIS, NIR)
  • Optical systems/assemblies
  • Optical imaging (of neutral atoms)
  • Electrooptics
  • Ideally expertise in some basic concepts in analog and digital electronics, (electronic) feedback loops, RF electronics, ultra-high vacuum, and programming (Python, Matlab, or similar)
  • Good team spirit and dedication to work

Supplementary skills:

  • CAD experience
  • Industry experience
  • Ideally 3+ years of experience in an AMO laboratory or comparable work environment
  • Project management

Our offer

  • Versatile and challenging tasks in a dynamic and modern company
  • Team-oriented environment with a flat hierarchy and opportunities for personal development
  • Flexible working hours
  • Room for independent and creative work Attractive and competitive salary
  • Opportunity to travel to conferences and fairs Work with world-renowned top-level scientists


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