Research Assistant, Quantum Software Engineering, Centre for Quantum Technologies

21 Nov 2022
End of advertisement period
21 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

About Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT)

The Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) is a research center of excellence at the National University of Singapore doing cutting-edge theoretical and experimental science. CQT is located on the campus of the National University of Singapore and offers a friendly, international work environment. Learn more about CQT at 

Job Description

We are looking for a candidate for a position on quantum software engineering at the Centre for Quantum Technologies in Singapore working with Divesh Aggarwal, João Doriguello, and Alessandro Luongo in the Computer Science group. The successful candidates will work on a software for implementing quantum attacks on major cryptographic primitives (for both symmetric and asymmetric cryptography). The code will be released as open-source software, potentially along with a research publication.

Job requirements

  • Minimum of bachelor in mathematics, physics, or computer science, and a basic understanding of quantum computing.
  • Experience with error correction codes and quantum software development. 

An exciting multidisciplinary, motivated, and fun team to work with, is what we provide, based in a world level centre of excellence. The positions are available as soon as possible and can be up to 3 years with possible extension.  Salary is very competitive and depends on experience, with access to travel funds as well.

For enquiries and details about the position, please contact Alessandro Luongo o at

Please include your consent by filling in the NUS Personal Data Consent for Job Applicants. A full CV, a summary of past research (if any), and the contact details (email) of minimum 2 referees.

More Information

Department : [[Centre for Quantum Technologies]]
Job requisition ID : [[16437]]

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