Microelectronics packaging designer

Salary Competitive

IQM is the European leader in superconducting quantum computers, established in Espoo, Finland. In two years, we have grown to 190+ employees and have established  subsidiaries in Germany, Spain and France. 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.


We are now looking for a Microelectronics Packaging Designer to strengthen our Future Emerging Technologies team!  In this role, you will identify the technology path that allows large-scale quantum processors to be built. You are an industry expert who is not intimidated by the complexity and you are able to bring clarity into an undefined environment.

What will I be doing?

  • Leading the testing of new materials and assembly technologies
  • Designing advanced electrical wiring solutions for a cryogenic environment
  • Communicating with component vendors and subcontractors

What skills do I need?

  • Ph.D. or MSc in Physics, Engineering, or equivalent field
  • Background in high channel-count sensors such as pixel detectors for astronomy, large-scale physics or aerospace
  • 5+ years of experience with advanced die packaging
  • Solid experience with one or more of the following technologies: Flip-chip, Bump-bonding, BGA,  Special-purpose circuit board materials, wafer bonding
  • Experience with engineering for reliability and failure analysis
  • Basics of Microwave engineering
  • Fluent English skills, both written and verbal

Nice to have

  • Experience with Cryogenics and Vacuum technologies
  • Experience in cleanroom operations, handling of dies and wafers

What can I expect from IQM?

  • A great opportunity to perform world-class R&D and implement cutting-edge technology
  • Cutting-edge 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 >>

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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 190 people. More information: www.meetiqm.com

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