Job Description

QuEra Computing is seeking a creative and collaborative DevOps Engineer who will help solve the unique challenges of developing, launching, and operating the first neutral-atom quantum computer to be offered as a commercial service. The neutral-atom platform offers new degrees of freedom to control qubit arrangement and interactions at a scale not currently feasible with other quantum computing technologies. We're collaborating with pioneering researchers from Harvard and MIT to bring these capabilities from the lab to a service that can be used by scientists and organizations throughout the world to explore the applications possible with this technology.


  • Lead the design, deployment, and evolution of the infrastructure and automation that enables the development, testing, deployment and operations of QuEra's quantum computing service
  • Facilitate the continuous improvement of software development and deployment workflows
  • Apply and refine software development and deployment security practices in order to ensure the security of our quantum data center
  • Collaborate with quantum hardware, algorithm, and application specialists to support evolving R&D needs for high-performance numeric analysis and simulation

Desired Experience

  • Demonstrated expertise integrating continuous integration toolchains and cloud technologies to automate the software development lifecycle
  • Strong working knowledge of AWS, Linux and Windows scripting, and GitHub Actions and Webhooks
  • Application of containerization and orchestration technologies to facilitate reliable and repeatable deployment to development, test, and production environments
  • Collaborator on the design, implementation, enhancement, and operations of hybrid systems that span on-premises and cloud infrastructure
  • Familiarity with Julia, Python, C++ and the tool chains for these languages

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum of 4 years professional experience as a DevOps Engineer, or as a software developer with relevant DevOps responsibilities
  • Bachelors degree in STEM discipline, or equivalent professional experience
More Details
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Boston , MA , United States
Experience Required: Mid-Senior Level
Date Published: 21 May 2021
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