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Research Scientist - Quantum Optimization

Dublin, DUBLIN D15
  • Job Code
    229208BR
Introduction
Are you looking to perform cutting-edge research with real-world impact? The IBM Research Lab in Dublin, Ireland, seeks talented, experienced and enthusiastic researchers and engineers to join our team across many areas.

Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Research - Ireland is active in developing assets and theories to support IBMs activities that address optimization in uncertain and complex environments. Some application domains include, but are not limited to, the areas of quantum computing, healthcare and internet of things.

The successful candidate will work on algorithms for solving mathematical optimization problems via quantum computing, and their applications.

We offer:
A stimulating, cross-disciplinary environment in a leading, global research organization,
Opportunities for a combination of scientific and industrial research with real-world impact
Excellent ties to academic and industrial research labs worldwide
Up-to-date infrastructure and resources
The ability to take part in large-scale international research projects

We expect:
o Excellent technical skills, interest in code development
o Ability to communicate and work effectively as part of a team
o Achieve impact in an applied research lab through projects, scientific publications and patenting
o Strong interest to tackle problems arising from real-world applications
o Willingness to go beyond scientific investigation by building assets for our clients and business units

About Us

The IBM Research Ireland laboratory was established in 2010. Our core mission is to pursue cutting-edge research on a portfolio of societal challenges. We seek to cultivate close relationships with academic and industrial partners, to be a great place to work for world-class talent, promote diversity in IT and Science, and help to drive Europes innovation agenda. IBM Research conducts scientific research and develops technologies and processes for use with IBM products and customer applications. IBM is a leading manufacturer of computer hardware and a leading provider of products and services, including infrastructure, hosting, and consulting services. IBM Research fosters close partnerships with the other IBM divisions, and consequently we are constantly exposed to real world problems. This puts IBM Research in a unique place where we become aware of fundamental research challenges and opportunities in the real world before they are visible to the research community at large.


Required professional and technical expertise

PhD Degree in any of the following domains: Quantum information, Quantum algorithms.
Excellent knowledge of the applications of quantum computing.
Strong publication record in top-tier research conferences and journals
Experience in programming in Python


Preferred professional and technical expertise

Experience in mathematical optimization Experience with collaborative development tools such as Git
At least 3 years experience in programming in Python

Required Professional and Technical Expertise
Required professional and technical expertise

PhD Degree in any of the following domains: Quantum information, Quantum algorithms.
Excellent knowledge of the applications of quantum computing.
Strong publication record in top-tier research conferences and journals
Experience in programming in Python





Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise
Preferred professional and technical expertise

Experience in mathematical optimization Experience with collaborative development tools such as Git
At least 3 years experience in programming in Python

About Business Unit
With more than 3,000 researchers in 12 labs located across six continents, IBM Research brings together hundreds of researchers who possess unparalleled industry expertise to address some of the world's most challenging problems. Join us as we do pioneering work in areas such as cognitive computing, augmented intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain, to name a few.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world. What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-08-10 Expires: 2019-09-09

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