Job Description

QuEra Computing Inc. is seeking a Software Engineer to develop control software interfacing with the many bits and pieces of our quantum computer. The Software Engineer will work at the intersection of the higher-level software stack and quantum control hardware. The ideal candidate for this position will enjoy working on a small, fast-paced, multi-disciplinary team where independent work and clear communication are equally valued.

 Essential Responsibilities:
·      Design, implement, and execute low-level development of the control system of QuEra’s quantum computers.

·      Work collaboratively with scientists and hardware engineers to build software tools for a cutting-edge research environment.

·      Identify bottlenecks, improve performance.

·      Interface new hardware to the control system.

·      Debug, solve system-level issues.

·      Work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team to define platform-level technologies.

·       Prototype innovative ideas and designs.

Preferred Qualifications:

·      Expert knowledge of modern C++ programming

·      Expert knowledge of Python programming

·      Software development methodologies and paradigms

·      Linux kernel device driver development experience

·      Familiarity with GPU programming

·      Basic understanding of hardware communication (e.g. UART, SPI, etc.)

·      Outstanding communication skills

·      5+ years of industry experience preferred

Academic Credentials:

·      BS/MS in computer science or equivalent field

More Details
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Boston , MA , United States
Experience Required: Mid-Senior Level
Date Published: 23 Sep 2021
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