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Senior Production Engineer

Company Overview:

QuantLR is at the forefront of quantum encryption, pioneering new ground in cybersecurity. We focus on blending quantum physics, sophisticated encryption protocols, FPGA and high-speed electronics, and cutting-edge fiber/free-space optics communication to craft industry-leading encryption solutions.

Role Overview:

As a Senior production engineer, reporting to the operations manager, you will lead our production activities of Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) systems. 

QuantLR is a young startup operating at the forefront of the communication cybersecurity revolution in the next 1-2 decades. We are looking for someone who is a leader and trailblazer at heart; someone who will ultimately build our production facility, then scale it with third-party manufacturers, but willing to start out by rolling their sleeves and doing actual hands-on production work.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Production: Plan our QKD system production facilities. Build prototype systems (hands on).
  • Product calibration and testing: Support R&D with calibration and testing processes of the QKD systems.
  • Manage: Manage all aspects related to the production process.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with subcontractors, ensuring effective communication and project alignment.
  • Engineering: support R&D with the NPI process of the QKD systems.


Essential Qualifications & Experience:

  • Academic: Practical electrical engineer or BSc in Electrical Engineering / Physics. 
  • Experience: Minimum 4 years experience with production of Fiber based / Electro-optics multidisciplinary systems.
  • Lab experience: Experience with electrical and optical production lab equipment. 


Desired Skills:

  • Management: proven experience in managing small production teams or sub-contractors.
  • Automatic production station: Experience in leading the design of automated testing systems for optical systems. 
  • Engineering: Experience with supporting the NPI process for a multidisciplinary system.
  • Electronics: experience in testing and debugging electrical cards.
  • Fiber splicers: 1 year experience with fiber splicers,(PM splicers advantage).


Who We’re Looking For:

  • Team player: work together with our team of experts to achieve the company goals. 
  • Curious & Self Driven: You possess a genuine interest in leading our production activities of Quantum Cryptography systems.
  • Balanced Skill Set: While the main focus is on system production you will also need to support NPI and production related sub-contractors.


Join us in our mission to advance the field of quantum encryption. Your expertise and leadership will be instrumental in guiding our path forward.

Please apply if you believe you’re a fit for this role at: jobs@quantlr.com