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Software Engineer (Quantum)



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Software Engineer

Materials science and chemistry have been the foundation of technological advancements throughout history. The quest for new materials is one of the most significant challenges for societal progression. Our team is at the forefront of this pursuit, leveraging machine learning (ML) to accelerate materials and chemistry simulations. We are looking for a skilled Web Developer to help build user interfaces and applications that lower the barrier for customers to use our solutions in chemistry and materials science.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
• Work at the cutting-edge of machine learning applications for materials science and chemistry.
• Collaborate with a world-class team of engineers, researchers, architects, and leaders, contributing to your career growth.

Responsibilities for this role include:
• Designing and developing user interfaces and applications for materials and chemistry simulations.
• Writing high-quality, maintainable, and well-documented code in JavaScript and Python.
• Developing Jupyter notebooks and Jupyter widgets to support interactive data analysis and visualization.
• Collaborating with cross-functional teams to ensure seamless integration of web applications with backend services and APIs.
• Addressing open issues and collaborating with team members during Redmond business hours.

Qualifications for this role include:
• Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
• Strong experience in web development using JavaScript, React, and Python.
• Experience with Jupyter notebooks and Jupyter widgets is a big plus.
• Knowledge of materials science or chemistry is an advantage.
• Excellent problem-solving and critical-thinking abilities.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team environment.

Soft Skills
• Exceptional troubleshooting, analytical, and organizational skills.
• Strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
• Excellent documentation skills.
• Passion for the transformative potential of machine learning across various industries.
• Eagerness to learn and adapt quickly to new or unfamiliar technologies.

Client Description

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits:

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.