When the improbable becomes real
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A career in quantum is cutting edge. It's innovative, diverse and rewarding. Are you ready for it? Explore job and study opportunities, stories of students and quantum experts, and more.
Quantum is not just inspiration for superhero and science fiction movies. From space exploration to improving health outcomes and drug delivery, quantum science could change technology as we know it.
The huge potential of the technology is spurring a rapidly growing industry. According to Australia's national science agency, CSIRO, commercialising quantum technologies could create an Australian industry worth $2.2 billion and 8,700 jobs by 2030. This could reach nearly $6 billion and 19,400 jobs by 2045. Australia has world-class quantum research capabilities and an emerging quantum technology industry underpinned by the expertise and IP developed in its research institutions. As home to one of the world’s largest concentrations in quantum expertise, Sydney will play a crucial role in the sector’s growth.
Many of the world's best researchers, startups and companies in quantum are now on the lookout for talent to undertake research and develop new technologies and applications. Below you'll find plenty of info to help you find your way to an exciting career in quantum. Check out:
As the demand for quantum technologies continues to surge, the demand for skilled professionals in this field rises in tandem.
While many quantum experts have roots in quantum physics, the broadening application of quantum technologies means that job opportunities have expanded across various sectors.
From hardware engineers responsible for constructing and operating the core quantum components, known as qubits, to electronics engineers who are developing interfaces for these qubits. Furthermore, mechanical engineers and software engineers play a vital role in controlling and programming quantum computers.
Join us to delve deeper into the quantum future and the exciting career opportunities it presents.
Sydney hosts many of the world’s leading researchers and innovators in quantum science and technology. Check out the career journeys of these quantum experts, and hear their advice for others looking to enter the field — on our website and in Careers with STEM magazine's Quantum special.
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Check out Careers with STEM Magazine's 8-page Quantum special dedicated to showcasing the breadth and diversity of quantum careers, sponsored by the Sydney Quantum Academy - that's us!
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Our CEO, Professor Peter Turner, explains the exciting potential applications and career opportunities for quantum technology, and how the next generation can help to shape the future of the field.
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Our programs and scholarships can prepare you for an exciting career in quantum technology.
You can study and undertake research with leading quantum experts at our partner universities: Macquarie University, UNSW Sydney, the University of Sydney, and the University of Technology Sydney. Course offerings cover all areas of quantum science and technology – from developing new sensors through to communication technologies and of course computing, both on the hardware and software sides.
Below are a few of the pathways and programs on offer to support you on your journey towards a career in quantum.
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Our scholarship programs support students undertaking research in quantum science and technology. Our undergraduate and PhD Scholarship students share their journey and the benefits of being part of the Sydney quantum community.
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To conduct research in quantum information theory, develop collaborations in EQUS and other universities and industry.
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Check out roles at UNSW-based quantum technology company Silicon Quantum Computing.
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Ongoing job openings for graduates / researchers / engineers to work with world-leading atomic electronics and quantum computing teams.
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Match your skills to the goals of Canberra-based quantum company Quantum Brilliance.
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Research the integration of spin ensembles with our superconducting parametric amplifiers for applications in sensing.
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Join quantum startup Q-CTRL in developing new quantum technologies overcoming the fundamental challenge in the field – hardware error and instability.
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Apply now for multiple roles at Quantum Brilliance, from technical specialist to professional roles.
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