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Station Q Purdue Semiconductor Processing Engineer

Looking for the ultimate role that helps define the future? Are you passionate about driving innovation and make a profound impact?

This is a unique E role working at our Station Q Purdue location, in Purdue Indiana. As a company, we are exploring, researching, and engineering what the future of Quantum Computing might look like. Station Q, Santa Barbara is the virtual hub of our Quantum effort original quantum research center. In recent years it has been joined by a quantum architecture and algorithms group (QuarC), in Redmond, Washington and a number of affiliated research and engineering groups including Station Q Purdue and across the globe. We are on the cusp of an accelerated effort in quantum computing and this position is an opportunity to get in at the start of this new intense phase.

We are seeking a Semiconductor Processing Engineer at Station Q Purdue housed within the Birck Nanotechnology Center at Purdue University.   Station Q Purdue is focused on development of new hybrid structures topological quantum computing.  

A successful candidate will fabricate devices composed of III-V semiconductor-superconductor-magnetic insulator hybrid structures. Responsibilities will also include optimization of processing of InSb-based devices, and development of processing recipes for new combinations of semiconductors and superconductors.


*Minimum of 3 years of experience in processing III-V semiconductors is required

*Experience with optical lithography, electron beam lithography, wet chemical and dry etching, metals deposition, and ohmic contact formation is required

*Meticulous attention to detail and the ability to formulate diagnostic tests to optimize processes is required

*A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Physics, Materials Engineering, or Electrical Engineering or allied field is required.

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

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