About this job
This is a job post for a [one]-year job opportunity to work on maintaining and improving QuTiP (the Quantum Toolbox in Python). Compensation is competitive with academic community standards and will depend on the candidate experience (PhD graduate or not, etc.). The candidate can work remotely for 2022, and will be employed by RIKEN, within the Theoretical Quantum Physics Laboratory, RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research, based on Wako campus, Japan (Laboratory head: Franco Nori, Chief Scientist). RIKEN is Japan’s basic science research institute. Wako is located in the Tokyo suburban area. You will coordinate with the QuTiP admin developers, under the supervision of Prof. Franco Nori.
Coordinate with the QuTiP admin developers, under the supervision of Prof. Franco Nori, to maintain and improve QuTiP’s features and functionalities, such as the ones already prioritized at https://github.com/qutip/qutip/wiki/Google-Summer-of-Code-2021.
Skills & Qualifications
We will expect you have 2+ years of paid or voluntary experience with:
Additional bonus points
We will be delighted if you also have any of the following skills or experience:
Applicants should contact firstname.lastname@example.org directly with a CV and cover letter. Related job opportunities (postdoc only) can be found at: https://www.riken.jp/en/careers/researchers/20200914_2/index.html for a postdoc working on coherent Ising machines, and neural networks and machine learning applied to quantum physics. Candidates with prior experience in these topics will have priority.This job post can also be found on Quantiki.