Physics: Instrumentation and Measurement, Physics: Quantum
Zurich Instruments is a technology leader in advanced test and measurement instruments and a pioneer in quantum computing control systems. Our products are used by the most ambitious scientists and engineers around the world. In 2018 we launched the first ever commercial Quantum Computing Control System to accelerate the progress of the community towards impactful quantum computers.
For our Boston office, we are looking for an Application Scientist Quantum Technology. As an Application Scientist, you will be part of our marketing and sales team in Boston. With the opportunity to apply your technical expertise to solve new technical challenges, you will be making a significant contribution to the success of our fast-growing company. This is a great chance to transition directly from an academic path into a role within a dynamic company environment that allows you to stay at the cutting edge of technology.
Establish new and maintain existing customer contacts, securing future sales mainly related to quantum technologies: quantum computing, quantum simulation, quantum optics, etc.
Represent Zurich Instruments at trade shows and visit customers around the world
Work with leading quantum researchers across the US and help them solve complex technical challenges
Provide application-specific customer support, including onsite system integration, product demonstrations and customer training
Refine key product features of our AWGs, quantum analyzers and other quantum stack products, helping to secure Zurich Instruments’ position as a technology leader
Produce marketing material such as web copy, blog posts, application notes, videos, newsletter content
PhD in physics with a background in quantum technologies or AMO
Solid scientific track record with practical lab experience; hands-on experience with radiofrequency/microwave signal generation and measurement
Excellent communication skills; good writing skills are an important asset
Programming ability in Python
Sales experience and/or an interest in developing such skills is preferred
Entrepreneurial spirit and know-how of basic marketing methodologies are most welcome
We are looking for a results-oriented, self-driven and motivated person who loves to tackle challenges in a cooperative fashion and feels inspired to work in a multicultural, high-tech environment.
Zurich Instruments offers a diverse work environment with an open company culture where people form the base of our success. We provide a competitive remuneration and benefits package, including paid vacation and sick time in addition to US national holidays, and we support a healthy work-life balance. Now is a great time to be joining the team. We look forward to receiving your resume and motivation letter.
About Zurich Instruments
Zurich Instruments is a test and measurement company based in Zurich, Switzerland, with subsidiaries in Shanghai and Boston. We develop and sell high-end instrumentation, and we take pride in supporting our international customers directly.
Our cutting-edge instruments are made for scientists and technologists who are passionate about phenomena that are notoriously difficult to measure. Our products include lock-in amplifiers, arbitrary waveform generators, impedance analyzers, quantum computing control systems, phase-locked loops, digitizers and boxcar averagers.
We are a team of creative and inspiring people who love technology and work together with an optimistic and innovation-driven spirit. Our pursuit of excellence has led us to grow at a steady double-digit rate as an independent and founder-led company. To achieve our goals, we always seek ingenious minds who enjoy tackling challenges in a cooperative fashion.
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