Research Scientist or Senior Research Scientist, indefinite-term employment, RIKEN (20W60)

Wako, Saitama
Salary shall be determined in accordance with RIKEN regulations.
October 22 2020
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Seeking a Postdoctoral Researcher, in Superconducting Quantum Electronics Research Group, RIKEN CEMS


Research Field and Overview

Our group pursues physics and engineering in superconducting quantum circuits and conducts research and development of superconducting quantum computers and other quantum information technologies based on superconducting circuits.

Open Position

Research Scientist or Senior Research Scientist: 2 positions

 The position at the time of hiring will be determined through the selection process.

Job description

The researchers will work on research and development of superconducting quantum computers, particularly on the hardware such as integrated superconducting quantum circuits and control electronics. They will also investigate new directions in physics and engineering based on superconducting quantum circuits. Research experience in related fields, such as quantum information science, quantum electronics, condensed matter physics, device engineering, and nanofabrication technology, is desirable. The successful candidates are expected to conduct research and development on topics specified above and to contribute to the management of the laboratory. Senior Research Scientist is also expected to assist the laboratory head.


For applicant registration:
Noon, December 1, 2020 (Japan time).

For revising or uploading application documents and letters of recommendation:
Noon, December 8, 2020 (Japan time).

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