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Software Engineer

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IonQ

IonQ

201-500 employees

Develops scalable trapped-ion quantum computers

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$115.7k - $151.5kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity

Mid

Seattle, WA, USA + 3 more

Category
Backend Engineering
Embedded Engineering
Software QA & Testing
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Rust
Python
TypeScript
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, or related field, or equivalent industry experience
  • 2+ years programming experience in a general-purpose language like Python, TypeScript, Go, Rust, or C++
  • 1+ years total employment in a software engineering role
  • Analysis skills in statistics, modeling, or optimization
  • MS or PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, a related degree, or equivalent industry experience
  • Experience in machine learning
  • A background in digital signal processing and/or control theory
  • Experience in working with technical experts outside of traditional software engineering, particularly electrical engineers and physicists
Responsibilities
  • Write code used to run physical experiments and regular quantum computer operations
  • Write adapters for new hardware devices and new capabilities
  • Automate and optimize the calibration of our systems’ physical parameters
  • Effectively self-manage projects, priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
  • Closely collaborate with cross-functional teams of physicists, electrical engineers, and other software engineers to produce higher quality quantum computations

IonQ is developing quantum computers using a trapped-ion approach, focusing on leveraging unmatched physical performance, perfect qubit replication, optical networkability, and highly-optimized algorithms to create scalable and powerful quantum computing technology. This technology has the potential to support applications such as direct carbon sequestration, better battery materials, improved drug discovery, and quantum machine learning.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$784M

Headquarters

College Park, Maryland

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

37%

2 year growth

126%

Benefits

Biweekly catered lunches

Parental leave

Health, vision, & dental insurance

Flexible time off

401(k) with 5% match

University facilities

Commuter benefits