Quantum Scientist in Annapolis Junction, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Number: R0014499

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Quantum Scientist

Key Role:

Leverage technical and analytical expertise to review reports and proposals and provide oral and written summaries that summarize work in a technical context, make recommendations to the client, and provide background research and assistance for novel technologies. Conduct research in areas including quantum computing, quantum information processing, materials science, and relevant chemical, electrical signal, mechanical and thermal analyses of related experiments. Develop and review research design, operations, and integrated project schedules, and participate in strategic planning efforts.

Basic Qualifications:

-7+ years of experience with quantum information processing, quantum computing, quantum gate model, superconducting, or spin-based semiconductor qubit design, gained during academic internships or doctoral or post-doctoral studies

-Ability to effectively communicate results to technical and non-technical audiences

-Ability to work independently on complex tasks

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-PhD degree in Physics or EE

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in project management for scientific projects

-Experience with working in a supervisory or advisory positions

-Experience with programming

-Experience with data science, including analysis, data visualization, and machine learning

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph preferred

-PhD degree with an emphasis on quantum information research preferred

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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