Full-Time

Sr. Staff Software Engineer – System Simulation Lead

Lightmatter

Lightmatter

51-200 employees

Photonic AI computing company

Data & Analytics
AI & Machine Learning

$200,000 - $250,000

Stock Options

Senior, Expert

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
Python
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • BS in computer/software engineering, electrical engineering, or related field +12 years of experience, or MS +8 years of experience
  • Proficient with C++ and Python
  • Experience with network and distributed simulation, including discrete event simulation
  • Experience with trace-driven distributed systems simulation
  • Proficient developing in a Cloud/Linux-based environment
  • Prior management experience with small teams
Responsibilities
  • Define, design, and build simulation infrastructure to perform high-fidelity analysis of Lightmatter systems and workloads, including the unique aspects of photonic interconnect.
  • Lead a small team to perform the above, potentially including people management.
  • Present results both verbally and in written form internally and to partners, customers, and prospects.
  • Run experiments and evaluate prototype systems for reliability, performance, and other characteristics.

Lightmatter is a pioneering company that is at the forefront of developing photonic computers, which have the potential to outperform traditional electronic computers in speed and energy efficiency. Their work culture encourages curiosity and exploration, fostering an environment where employees can push the boundaries of what is technologically possible. As industry leaders in this emerging field, they offer a unique competitive advantage and the opportunity to be part of a team that could redefine computing.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$422.2M

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

20%

1 year growth

46%

2 year growth

72%