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Senior Electronic Engineer (Quantum Computing)

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Senior Electronic Engineer (Quantum Computing)

Sussex

£37,000 - £45,000 + PUBLIC SECTOR + Fixed-Term 1 year + 40 hours + Training Provided + Excellent teachers' pension scheme + Fantastic opportunities for progression + On-site gym + free parking + Secure career

Are you looking for an exciting and developing role where every day you will be surrounded by passionate and interesting individuals in a low-risk industry?

Do you have an interest in problem solving via electronics and developing quantum computers in an exciting position that will really push the envelope of what you thought you were capable of in a position for life?

This institute is offering an exceptional opportunity and experience to develop your existing skills in Electronic Engineering, enabling you to move into the world of Quantum Computing. You will be part of a supportive team with an innovative mindset, through an array of research department collaborations you will become part of the core unit. There is consistent investment as the institute continues to grow their range of courses and specialisations resulting in various opportunities for staff development thereby offering you with a stable job role in a promising environment.

In this role you will be tasked with providing electronic engineering expertise for the quantum tech group through the engineering and production of electrical sub-systems used for quantum computing applications. You will also assist in the development of practical quantum computers within the research department.

The ideal candidate will have experience with Electronic Circuit & System Design of sub-systems/PCB's. Experience with Network Analysers, Impedance Analysers and LCR Meters are also essential. We are looking for a candidate with experience using vacuum chambers, cryogenic & laser systems and laboratory control systems who is able to learn quickly.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for electronic engineering to take their experience and ideology gained in industry or education and transfer it on to the exciting world of quantum computing. This is a rare opportunity whereby job security comes hand-in-hand with an exciting and challenging role.

The role:

* Engineer and produce electrical sub-systems used for quantum computing
* Assist in development of practical quantum computers
* Developing new systems and procedures
* Support for the quantum research team

The person:

* Experience designing PCB's and electrical sub-systems
* Experience with electronic circuits
* Electronic engineering degree or equivalent experience
* Familiarity with network analysers, impedance analysers and LCR meters