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Assembly Technician (Engineering and Physics)



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Boulder, CO, USA
Posted on Saturday, November 25, 2023
Infleqtion delivers high-value quantum information precisely where it is needed. By operating at the Edge, our software-configured, quantum-enabled products deliver unmatched levels of precision and power, generating streams of high-value information for commercial organizations, the United States, and allied governments. With 16 years of ColdQuanta's pioneering quantum research as our foundation, our hardware products and AI-powered solutions address critical market needs in PNT, global communication security and efficiency, resilient energy distribution, and accelerated quantum computing. We currently have offices in Austin, TX; Boulder, CO; Chicago, IL; Louisville, CO; Madison, WI; Melbourne, AU; and Oxford, UK. Learn how Infleqtion is revolutionizing how we communicate, navigate, and discover at We are recruiting for an Assembly Technician (Engineering and Physics) I,II, or III.


This position is a full-time, office-based position which will be located in our Boulder, Colorado office.

Position Summary

As part of our production area, the newly hired assembly tech is responsible for assembling sub-component products which will contribute to final product assembly. This role requires good manual dexterity, ability to conduct visual inspections, understanding of mechanical/engineering equipment, and commitment to follow all safety processes.

Key Responsibilities

The duties and responsibilities outlined below include essential functions of the role. Depending on business needs, this role may perform a combination of some or all of the following duties. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change, or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assembles, calibrates, and tests high precision products and subassemblies using instructions, engineering documents or verbal directions
  • Assists, troubleshoots, and diagnoses products and assemblies for repair and/or yield
  • Trains other team members in production processes and procedures
  • Maintains and follows documents to ensure accurate process flow, performance, safety, and control
  • Develops a technical working knowledge of products to provide technical assistance
  • Performs preventative maintenance, set-up of equipment and housekeeping activities
  • Collaborates with personnel to effectively meet customer expectations or on the improvement and development of new products
  • Supports creation of process documentation
  • Ensures that products and accessories progress efficiently
  • Inspects components, products, assemblies, and processes to meet quality standards and performance


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

  • For a Level I: Associates degree in a technical field, along with prior experience in optics, laser, or similar field.
  • For a Level II: Associates degree in a technical field and two years of prior assembly experience in optics, lasers, or a similar field
  • For a Level III: Associates degree in a technical field and five years of prior assembly experience in optics, lasers, or a similar field
  • Strong attention to detail, problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Capable of interpreting and assembling products from written instructions, drawings, diagrams, or verbal directions
  • Good physical dexterity to assemble and package small and delicate components
  • Experience with inspection and GD&T a plus
  • Experience as Engineering Technician is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively share information with technical and non-technical staff
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new and complex topics quickly
  • Demonstrated ability to work and communicate with all levels of an organization; Professional-level communication skills, including verbal, written, and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work comfortably in a highly collaborative, cross-functional, and team-oriented environment
  • Desire and demonstrated ability to thrive and produce results in a fluid, dynamic, and fast-paced environment
  • Passion for solving complex problems and challenges in a highly technical and scientific environment
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Ability to lift as much as 25 pounds
  • Ability to travel up to 10%
  • This role requires that you do not require sponsorship or a work visa transfer

This position may require access to information protected under U.S. export control laws and regulations, including the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). Please note that any offer for employment may be conditioned on authorization to receive software or technology controlled under these U.S. export control laws and regulations without sponsorship for an export license.


The targeted hourly rate for this position is $30.00 to $38.00 per hour, depending on level and plus eligibility to participate in our annual incentive plan.

In addition to your base compensation, we offer a generous Total Rewards program which includes:

  • 100% company paid Employee coverage for Medical, Dental, Vision, and Short/Long Term Disability insurance programs
  • Employer funded Health Savings Account
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) safe harbor contribution
  • Company paid Life and AD&D Insurance
  • Flexible Savings Account
  • Paid FMLA Leave
  • Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Employer Assistance Program
  • Student Loan Repayment

Equal Opportunity

Here you have freedom to embrace your whole self: who you love, your gender identity and expression, skin color, age, appearance, disability, neurodiversity, DNA, military/veteran status, citizenship, and other factors that make up who you are. Your uniqueness is valued, welcomed, and appreciated here. We are dedicated to providing a positive workplace and base all employment decisions on your qualifications, performance, merits, as well as business needs. We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Contact Information

If this opportunity interests you and you fit the job description, please submit an application. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability, please feel free to contact us at

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