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Applied Research Lead - Quantum Networks, Vice President

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

New York, NY, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Job Description

Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and growing team in a fast paced and challenging area? This is a unique opportunity for you to work with Global Technology Applied Research (GTAR) center at JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPMC). The goal of GTAR is to design and conduct research across multiple frontier technologies, in order to enable novel discoveries and inventions, and to inform and develop next-generation solutions for the firm’s clients and businesses.

As an established research lead in Global Technology Applied Research, you will drive quantum-safe networking innovations at JPMC. The role is expected to contribute significantly to the development and deployment of next-generation quantum networking infrastructures for business and use-case validations. The role is expected to collaborate with a highly interdisciplinary team, consisting of researchers and engineers from different technical disciplines, located in different cities across the globe.

Job responsibilities

  • Contribute to the design and development of software and hardware solutions for quantum-safe networks
  • Develop quantum-safe networking roadmaps in consultation with stakeholders, internal teams, and partners
  • Work with internal and cross-functional teams to ensure R&D outcomes are compliant with best practices and firm’s cyber and technology controls
  • Work with the R&D director to build and manage the research and engineering team
  • Adds to team culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect

Required qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer/Network Engineering or related disciplines
  • 6 years of R&D experience in optical networking, telecommunications, quantum networks or related fields
  • Proven track record in driving technical projects, from design and system configuration to delivery, maintenance, and technical support
  • High technical proficiency in networking systems with hands-on experience with hardware and knowledge of compute platforms

Preferred qualifications, capabilities, and skills

  • Proven experience in building out quantum-safe solutions (e.g., quantum key distribution or post-quantum cryptography) for clients and customers
  • Proven experience in adopting and deploying emerging technologies (e.g., AI, blockchain or quantum) in finance
  • Graduate degree in Computer/Network Engineering or related disciplines