AQT – Software Developer (m/f/d)

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About AQT

At AQT we build quantum computers. Founded in Innsbruck, Austria, in 2018, we aim to bring quantum technologies out of the laboratory environment and turn them into everyday products. Our goal is a quantum computer based on trapped ions, that is installed in normal IT infrastructure and can be readily operated from any PC or laptop. We provide quantum technology for research laboratories and supercomputing centers. To our industrial customers, we offer quantum solutions through partnerships with leading quantum software firms.In the past five years, we have managed to build up an amazing team with extraordinary ambition and talent. You will work together with a world-class team of quantum physicists, engineers, and computer experts to shape the future of quantum computing. For our team in Innsbruck, we are now looking for a skilled and motivated individual to join us as a Software Developer.

Your role

As a Software Developer you will be a key contributor to the growing AQT software stack. As such, you will be responsible for creating software for ion-trap quantum computers, their subsystems or cloud platforms and services. You will be involved in the entire software lifecycle - from requirements gathering and design to development, testing, deployment and maintenance. Currently we are looking for experts in a broad range of areas, so you might be a great fit if you are versed in, for example, distributed and high-performance computing, embedded systems, cloud computing, networking, security, and data storage, scientific computing and AI, to name a few.

Your responsibilities

  • Developing, testing, deploying, maintaining and improving software features, components, and systems
  • Participating and driving DevOps throughout the entire software life cycle
  • Writing well-structured, documented and tested code
  • Collaborating with stakeholders inside and outside the software team
  • Continuously improving yourself and how we operate

Your qualifications

  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Excellent Python software engineering skills
  • You are familiar with Linux, Docker, Ansible and ideally have experience with Rust, C, or TypeScript
  • Git and CI/CD don't scare you
  • You are a curious character and take great joy in tackling and solving complex problems
  • You love to work in a collaborative environment with highly-skilled colleagues
  • Good communication skills in spoken and written English

Good reasons to join AQT

Look forward to working on ground-breaking technologies in one of the most beautiful places in the Alps. You will become part of a passionate and international team, work in a unique environment with cutting-edge manufacturing and laboratory infrastructure and have the opportunity to shape the future of quantum computing. We value creativity and actively search for team players with a thirst for knowledge and a passion for technology. AQT is growing, and we'd like to give you the chance to grow with us: We believe in letting our team members pursue their passions and in helping each other thrive. Your position has the potential to grow into a long-term opportunity. Since we know there is a life outside of work, we do our best to create a family-friendly atmosphere and enable flexible working hours or part-time options.

Your salary

Austrian law stipulates that the formal minimum salary of EUR 45 068,38 per year, according to Collective Bargaining Agreement, must be specified in job postings. Please note that, according to your experience and skills, we are typically paying much more!

Apply here.