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Available Positions at QTE

We are hiring and we are excited that you are thinking of joining us!
Read on for more details about our current vacancies.


Closing date: Feb 28, 2023

We are searching for a highly motivated individual who is able to work independently and within a team to help with data acquisition and hardware programming. He/she will also be tasked with designing opto-mechanical components and working with our team to build and characterize atomic magnetometers capable of measuring magnetic fields about 10 parts per billion smaller than Earth's magnetic field to enable diverse applications ranging from brain imaging, explosives detection, and even searches for exotic physics.

​Job requirements

  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Physics, Applied Physics, Engineering, or a related field

  • Familiarity with programming and data acquisition

  • A passion and zeal for learning and trying out new ideas in lab

  • Ability to communicate and work well in a team

  • Good critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Contact Dr Junyi Lee if you are interested in applying or finding out more. Interested applicants can apply here.


Closing Date: Feb 28, 2023

We are looking for an experimental research scientist to join the development of an integrated quantum photonics platform, with a focus on integrated single-photon detectors. The scientist will be heavily involved in developing the device designs, building up our opto-electronics testing capabilities, and eventual device packaging and deployment. The successful candidate will work on the following:

  • Design and develop photonics-integrated photodetectors and other silicon photonics devices

  • Perform and/or oversee device fabrication processes

  • Design, construct, and automate opto-electronic test stations for device testing

  • Experimentally characterize fabricated devices (bare chips and packaged devices)

  • Design and integrate control circuitry for operating integrated single-photon detector devices

  • Integrate, develop, and test a wider integrated quantum photonics platform

Job Requirements

  • Relevant PhD degree in a Physics or Engineering field

  • Background in experimental optics and/or electronics

  • Able to independently plan and execute research work

  • Ability to program (especially Python) lab equipment for testing automation

  • Direct experience with photonics/photodetectors is desirable

  • Familiarity with circuit/PCB design, high-speed electronics, mechanical design, and machining is desirable

  • Ability to communicate and work closely with team members

Contact Dr Victor Leong if you are interested in applying or finding out more.

Interested applicants can apply here.

To learn more about opportunities at QTE, please get in touch.

Note that all applications and supporting materials must be officially submitted through the

A*STAR Career Portal (vacancy-specific links are in the last line of each posting above).

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