Quantum/EDA Engineer

Date:  May 7, 2022
Country:  United States
State / Province:  California
City:  Santa Rosa
Job Type:  Regular
Job ID:  44088

Job Description

Preferred Locations: Everett, WA, Cambridge, MA, or Santa Rosa, CA. Also open to remote work assignments.

Keysight Technologies is a leading supplier of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) software for communications product design. Keysight PathWave Software Solution (PSS) provides advanced device modeling tools and circuit design tools for semiconductor manufacturers, chip designers, and R&D integrators to help them efficiently extract device models and DC / RF / Microwave circuits, wireless communication systems, and high-speed digital transmission design. 



In this role, you will work with multiple teams to incorporate the latest quantum measurement and analysis ideas into existing EDA solutions. Include but are not limited to:

  • Creating compelling examples of superconducting qubits/trapped ions then extending the workflow in-circuit sim and RFPro to include this technology.  
  • Creating a standard PDK with layout, components, and models for quantum foundries such as superconducting and trapped ion.
  • Translating from the EDA domain into and out of Hamiltonian representations.
  • E.M. (Electro-Magnetic) technology enhancements

Job Qualifications

Ideal candidates for this position would possess the following attributes:

  • Bachelor's, Master's, or Ph.D. Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or equivalent. 
  • 8+ years of software development experience, proficient in C++ and Python programming.
  • Solid experience and knowledge in Quantum Engineering and design. 
  • Experience with EDA modeling of E.M. or Circuits
  • Growth Mindset 
  • Strong communication skills
  • A result-driven, self-motivator able to follow the Agile software development process
  • Ability to work with multiple teams to deliver results


Desired skills:

  • Understanding of SPICE simulator and Netlists
  • Knowledge or experience in Device Modeling is a plus



Job Function






Day Job


Full Time (F)

Travel Required:





Colorado Pay Range: $113,000.00 ~ $188,330.00

Based on experience, education, and skills, most offers will be between the minimum and the midpoint of the Salary Range listed above.

Note: For other locations, pay ranges will vary by region


Keysight Results Bonus Program Eligible



 US Employees may be eligible for the following benefits:

• Medical, dental, and vision

 • Health Savings Account

 • Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

 • Life, Accident, Disability insurance

 • Business Travel Accident and Business Travel Health

 • 401(k) Plan

 • Flexible Time Off, Paid Holidays

 • Paid Family Leave

 • Discounts, Perks

 • Tuition Reimbursement

 • Adoption Assistance

 • ESPP (Employee Stock Purchase Plan)


Candidates can be considered to work from the following locations:


Preferred Locations: Everett, WA, Cambridge, MA, or Santa Rosa, CA. Also open to remote work assignments.


Job ID : 44088 


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