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Job Summary The Theoretical Scientist will report to Garnet Chan. This is a full-time, permanent position. The Theoretical Scientist will technically contribute to scientific research in the area of tensor networks and quantum simulation and will contribute to the code development of the associated libraries.
Work on projects associated with tensor network simulations and quantum circuit simulations.
Develop new software and maintain existing software associated with the group, including software related to tensor network libraries and simulations.
Help organize internal group seminars and provide coding assistance to the group members
Perform other duties as assigned
PhD from a top-tier institution in Physics
Basic experience in tensor network and quantum circuit simulations
2 years Unix or Linux programming experience (Python, C)
Good communication with collaborators
Advanced knowledge of tensor network theory and quantum information
4+ years Unix or Linux programming experience (Python, C) developing simulation libraries
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