Senior Researcher on Quantum Computing Research Job // SAP SE
The role of this position is to develop and drive the execution of a research strategy for quantum computing from a security perspective. This includes a continuous market research on the current development of quantum computing, the gain of a comprehensive understanding of its impact on SAP’s software and its customers, as well as the potential participation with the EU quantum flagship program. It also includes collaborations and networking with academic partners and companies currently investing in quantum computing technology.
In long-term, research is not limited to post-quantum security. It may further involve the inquiry and working on public-funded research projects as well as supervising PhD students on security related topics.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science/Mathematics or related field, ideally with a focus on quantum computing or cryptography.