Employment Opportunities

Immediate Openings:

Job Title:     Member of Technical Staff (Posted 10/01/2015)

Duties:         Requiring limited supervision; design, develop and implement digital signal processing functions related to superconductor integrated circuits; perform analog-to-digital conversion and high speed digital signal processing. Develop system models and simulations of digital signal processing functions; perform behavioral, functional post-synthesis and functional post-place & route simulation; analyze and verify obtained simulation results and identify errors inside the logic under test; translate system performance and operational specifications into hardware requirements, design, and test specifications for subsystems and/or equipment; perform all operations necessary to design, develop, and implement FPGA firmware based on system requirements and specifications; implement digital systems in register transfer level; perform all necessary steps from synthesis, mapping, place and route; implement digital signal processing functions, control interfaces and monitoring modules and design embedded hardware, which includes a processor subsystem and Ethernet to create systems-on-chip; debugging of implemented designs; incorporate new features or add support for new types of superconducting analog-to-digital converter chips into existing applications; design, simulation, layout, assembly, programming, testing and verification, custom room-temperature electronics to facilitate testing of superconductor electronics.

We offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits packages.  Please email your resumes to jobs@hypres.com.  On your resume, please clearly note ADV: [source] and job title.

Hypres Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. 


Cryogenic Test Engineer (BSEE/BS  Physics level)

HYPRES seeks a test engineer to perform experimental verification and validation of superconducting digital circuits.

Job duties:

• Cryogenic testing and analysis of superconducting electronics integrated circuits

• Develop procedures, methods and tools for test and verification

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s in STEM field with 2-5 years of experience

• Support hardware testing and debugging

• Matlab experience

• Conduct test experiments, record test results and formulate test reports

• Experience conducting chip level testing

• Knowledge in analog and digital technology

• Experience with test equipment (oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, wave form generators etc.) Preferred Qualifications: U.S. Citizenship/Permanent Resident status

Integrated Circuit Designer (MSEE-level)

This position performs design and layout of superconductor digital circuits. Proficiency with computer-aided design tools for circuit simulation and IC layout, such as CADENCE, is required. Familiarity with Rapid Single Flux Quantum logic is desired, but not mandatory.

Integrated Circuit Designer (Ph.D. or MSEE, 4 years experience+)

The position performs design and layout of superconductor digital and mixed signal circuits. Proficiency with computer-aided design tools, such as CADENCE, is required. Experience with either analog RF circuit design or high-speed digital circuit design is necessary. Familiarity with Rapid Single Flux Quantum logic is desired, but not mandatory. Laboratory experience in evaluation of high-speed circuits is considered a plus.

Integrated Circuit Designer (Ph.D.-level)

HYPRES seeks Ph.D.-level, experienced circuit designers with expertise in one or more of the following areas: Rapid Single Flux Quantum (RSFQ) digital circuits, SQUIDs, analog-to-digital converters, superconductor RF analog circuits. In addition to design and layout of superconductor digital and mixed signal circuits, these positions will be expected to participate in development of new research areas.

Digital Signal Processing, FPGA Engineer

This position works closely with superconductor IC design and test engineers in the laboratory to design and implement digital signal processing functions, with emphasis on FPGA programming. An MSEE is required.

Internship Opportunities

HYPRES offers exciting opportunities for students who are interested in getting their careers started in the field of superconductor electronics design, fabrication, testing, and cryogenic system integration. Typically these are students who have earned a BS and are enrolled in an MS or Ph.D. program with a focus on technology/electronics. Interns work side-by-side HYPRES’ scientists and engineers. Company officials work closely with the educational institute to ensure the student‘s goals are reached, skills are developed and experiences are maximized during the internship. Of note, if a research area of mutual interest is found, HYPRES will consider establishing a longer-term arrangement with the student’s university to allow the student to use the company’s facilities to conduct research toward his/her degree.

We offer competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package. For confidential consideration, please forward your resume with salary requirements to: HYPRES, Inc. Director of Administration 175 Clearbrook Rd., Elmsford, NY 10523. Fax: 914.347.2239 E-mail: jobs@hypres.com Or submit your resume online by clicking here Located in scenic Hudson Valley, 30 miles north of New York City, HYPRES is a rapidly growing company that is developing an exciting technology for a variety of government and commercial markets. The company is continually interested in attracting highly talented individuals to join the team. Professionals with expertise in superconductivity, cryogenics, high-speed integrated-circuit or PC board design, vacuum systems, photolithography, thin film fabrication, and marketing are being sought to develop and market state-of-the-art hardware and instrumentation for a variety of applications such as metrology, radar, satellite, and communications. HYPRES offers candidates an opportunity to collaborate with commercial companies, government labs, and universities. The company is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.