Senior Advanced Atomic Physicist - Honeywell Quantum Solutions

    Updated 10 days ago
    Broomfield, CO 80020
    Full-time, Part-time
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    Job Description

    Join a team recognized for leadership, innovation and diversity

    The future is what you make it!

    When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the things that make the future. That means changing the way we fly, fueling jets in an eco-friendly way, keeping buildings safe and even making it possible to breathe on Mars. Working at Honeywell isn't just about developing cool things. That's why all of our employees enjoy access to dynamic career opportunities across different fields and industries.

    Honeywell Quantum Solutions is focused on developing the world's most advanced quantum computers, with ‘full stack' capability from user interface software to the hardware layer and trapped ions. Our outstanding team of scientists and engineers leverages expertise in complex hardware and software control systems, advanced optics and lasers, magnetics, cryogenics, atomic physics, and ultra-high vacuum environments to design and build systems with best-in-class performance in terms of both fidelity and qubit count. Honeywell believes quantum information systems will revolutionize the way many industries work. As a leading technology company, we intend to help shape the adoption and integration of those systems into the markets of our customers. We're hiring the world's best physicists and quantum engineers to make it happen.

    Are you ready to help us make the future?

    You will have a deep understanding of atomic and optical physics and have intimate knowledge of standard laboratory practices and techniques within your specific field of research.

    Key Responsibilities:

    You will apply previous experience in atomic, molecular, and optical (AMO) physics to design, develop, and perform experiments in a laboratory environment, and apply the results to the development of a mature product

    You will also be expected to assist in developing new concepts, write project proposals, and develop new technologies for future products


    PhD completed prior to starting

    Minimum 4 years post-PhD experience involving one or more of the following areas: optics, vacuum systems, electronics, cryogenics, atomic physics, and/or lasers

    Applicants for employment for this position must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Honeywell. (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status)


    Formal background in AMO physics with a proven track record of applying physical principles in the construction of complex systems

    Experience with laser cooling and trapping of ions (preferred) or neutral atoms (acceptable)

    Experience with quantum gates, quantum algorithms and quantum simulations

    Experience with laser systems, including diode lasers and optical cavities

    Knowledge of opto-electronic devices, including photodetectors and lasers

    Experience designing and testing micro optical systems

    Working knowledge of control systems and signal processing

    Experience with cryogenic systems

    Ability to perform simulation and modelling to inform experiments

    Excellent written and oral communication skills, with published results within their field of research.

    Strong organizational and leadership skills, and be good at working and negotiating with customers and partners

    Compensation & Benefits:

    Non-Incentive Eligible

    Salary Range: $106,000 - $132,000

    For benefits information please visit Current employees may visit HR Direct.

    Additional Information
    • JOB ID: req271600
    • Category: Engineering
    • Location: 303 S. Technology Ct.,Broomfield,Colorado,80021,United States
    • Relocation Tier: Tier 2
    • Band: 03
    • Referral Bonus: 1500
    • Requisition Type: Pre-sourcing Requisition
    • US Citizenship: Due to US export control laws, must be a US citizen, permanent resident or have protected status.
    • FLSA Statement: In this position you will exercise discretion and independent judgment on matters of significance.
    • FLSA CODE: Exempt
    • Exempt
    • Due to US export control laws, must be a US citizen, permanent resident or have protected status.
    Global (ALL)

    Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.

    Posting ID: 621277532Posted: 2021-05-06Job Title: Senior Advanced