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Full-Time

Staff Software Engineer

Simulation Tools

Updated on 7/24/2024

IonQ

IonQ

201-500 employees

Develops scalable trapped-ion quantum computers

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$153k - $200.3kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity

Expert

Bothell, WA, USA

Category
Backend Engineering
Software Engineering
Required Skills
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
Requirements
  • Masters in Physics, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience in software development of physics-based simulation tools
  • Python programming for scientific computing
  • 10+ years of experience in a professional setting
  • Experience developing software and/or implementing algorithms for physics simulations
  • Experience with all aspects of software development
  • Experience writing glue code to connect and automate simulations involving multiple programming languages
  • Experience with parallel programming in Python/C++
  • Experience with automating workflows in high-performance computing environments, CI/CD, and version control
Responsibilities
  • Gather requirements for different use cases of multi-scale physics simulations
  • Create documentation, design architecture, and write maintainable code following best practices for end-to-end physics simulations
  • Integrate different simulation software in the simulation stack
  • Automate, test, and parallelize simulation workflow
  • Improve efficiency and code quality of overall simulation tools
  • Document and communicate software development activities to the engineering team
  • Maintain and improve build process, version control, and CI/CD pipeline

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

33%

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