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IQM is the European leader in superconducting quantum computers, established in Espoo, Finland. In two years, we have grown to 170+ employees and have established subsidiaries in Munich, Germany, and Bilbao, Spain. We build quantum computers for research laboratories and supercomputing centers. For industrial customers, we deliver quantum advantage through our unique application-specific co-design approach.

We build world-leading quantum computers for the well-being of humankind now and for the future.


IQM is seeking a summer intern for our Espoo office to assist our Cleanroom and Fabrication teams with project work.

The ideal candidate will currently be pursuing an engineering degree from an accredited university and preferably have some experience working in laboratories.

In this role, you’ll get to:

  • Work independently and shadow in-house cleanroom and fabrication practices for a fast-paced and global company
  • Have the opportunity to work closely with team members on various assignments and attend team meetings
  • Assist in tool installation and facility work
  • Search for suppliers and parts for procurement
  • Assist in electronic inventory bookkeeping
  • Accept deliveries
  • Assist in shipping and managing packaging material waste
  • Assist in the documentation

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Are currently enrolled in an educational program pursuing an engineering degree and are in the first or second year of their studies.
  • Are self-starters and successful in independently working on various assignments
  • Have excellent research and writing skills
  • Are detail-oriented, with superior organizational skills, and are eager to learn quickly
  • Demonstrate the ability to drive projects and take the initiative, while also enjoying collaborating with others
  • Possess strong communication skills with cross-cultural sensitivity and intellect.
  • Fluent in English

The position is full-time (37,5h/weekly). The position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.

    What can I expect from IQM?

    • A great opportunity to perform world-class R&D and implement cutting edge technology
    • Cutting-edge manufacturing and laboratory infrastructure
    • Sufficient financial backing for ambitious projects
    • An opportunity to work with a passionate and diverse team on an important mission
    • A unique opportunity to make a real impact on the future of quantum
    • Growth and progress in a creative and open start-up environment


    Meet our people and hear more about IQM by visiting our Youtube channel here >>

    We'll proceed with the interviews immediately, so please submit your application soon.

    Perks and benefits

    This job comes with several perks and benefits

    Flexible working hours
    Flexible working hours

    Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.

    Free coffee / tea
    Free coffee / tea

    Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

    Near public transit
    Near public transit

    Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

    Free office snacks
    Free office snacks

    Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.

    New tech gear
    New tech gear

    Are you a true Tech Savvy? Macbook, trackpad, you name it, we get you covered.


    Strengthen your body with office yoga and handstands or leave your body in good hands by our masseuse.

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    Working at
    IQM Quantum Computers

    IQM is a Pan-European leader in quantum computers. IQM provides on-site quantum computing for research labs and supercomputing data centers and offers full access to its hardware. For industrial customers, IQM delivers the quantum advantage through a unique application-specific co-design approach. IQM is building Finland’s first commercial 54-qubit quantum computer with VTT, and an IQM-led consortium (Q-Exa) is building a quantum computer in Germany that will be integrated into an HPC supercomputer to create an accelerator for future scientific research. IQM has offices in Espoo, Munich, Madrid and Paris, and employs over 180 people. More information:

    Read more about IQM Quantum Computers

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