- Software Development
- Communication Skills
Be part of the next revolution in computing! In Microsoft Quantum Systems, we are working on developer tools and system software to support a scalable quantum computer. Our team is collaborative, inclusive, agile, passionate, and a community. We develop the Microsoft Quantum Development Kit which includes the compiler, environment, tools, and libraries for programming quantum algorithms. We are working on new Azure Quantum services to help us invite even more people into our industry-leading quantum ecosystem.
You will help us design, develop, and maintain developer tools that developers and researchers around the world use to create their own cutting-edge quantum applications. You will work on the uantum IDE experience that will become an Azure Quantum frontend. You’ll contribute to the Q# compiler and the runtime. You’ll thrive in this role if you love critical thinking, problem solving, design, coding, and debugging. If you also want to empower people to do awesome things with new computing technologies like quantum computing, this could be a great match. We value passion, inclusion, creativity, agility, accountability, collaboration, and a desire to learn a new exciting technical area.
2 or more years of experience developing commercial software
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, physics, or a related technical field
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Experience building compilers, IDEs, APIs, or SDKs
Detail oriented design, coding, debugging and problem-solving skills
Experience with Open Source Software development
Passion for quality with customer empathy
Prior experience with quantum computing or quantum physics isn’t required. As part of our team you will have ample opportunity to acquire and expand your knowledge in these areas.
MICROSOFT BACKGROUND CHECK:
Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.
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