Microsoft Research Intern - Quantum computing


Required Qualification

• Must be accepted or currently enrolled in a university program in Computer Science or related STEM field

Preferred Qualifications

  • Coding skills, e.g., in Python, C#, C/C++, TensorFlow, R, etc.
  • Familiarity with git

Martin Roetteler, martinro AT microsoft DOT com

Microsoft is seeking exceptional candidates for 12-week internships in research areas such as quantum algorithms and quantum fault-tolerance. Positions are available beginning in spring/summer/fall of 2020. Read more and apply here.

For research internships, they are seeking candidates with strong background in areas such as quantum algorithms, machine learning and optimization (classical and/or quantum), quantum error-correction and fault-tolerance, and physics device modeling.
Areas that might be considered for internship projects include quantum machine learning, quantum optimization, fault-tolerant codes and their decoding algorithms, quantum circuit synthesis and optimization, quantum computational complexity, etc.
Background in programming is helpful but not required.

Application materials should include:

  • Current CV
  • Letters of reference. (A minimum of 2 references required)
  • Brief statement of research interests and expertise