Software Engineer/Support

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Software Engineer/Support
 
D-Wave is looking for exceptionally motivated people who love to see the impact of their work on a daily basis, who will do whatever it takes to ensure success of the company, and who want to be a part of something special.  We are working to radically change what is possible with computers and are leading the effort to commercialize quantum computing.
 
D-Wave’s systems are multi-disciplinary in nature spanning physics, mechanical engineering, cryogenics engineering, low noise analog and digital electronics, conventional computer networking, and a low magnetic field environment.  The company's flagship product, the D-Wave Two, is built around a superconducting quantum processor and is currently being used by customers such as Lockheed, NASA and Google.
 
Position Description:
 
As a software engineer, you work on a small team and can switch teams and projects as our fast-paced business grows and evolves. We need our engineers to be versatile and passionate to tackle new problems as we continue to push technology forward.
Technical support for a technology company is a big task. As a Software Engineer you are the go-to person for D-Wave’s software needs, providing front line user support for all of D-Wave's internal development tools and technologies. You are highly technical and are comfortable problem solving with multiple operating systems (like OS X, Linux, Windows) and a range of programming languages.
 
Responsibilities:
 
•  Work with service owners and software engineering team to plan and implement service and application upgrades and changes.
•  Support IT infrastructure related projects, such as server upgrades.
•   Provide support for production systems.
•  Continuously improve monitoring system, identify and implement new monitoring points.
·  Support internal development environment.
•   Provide Tier 2 user support.
 
Qualifications:
 
• Bachelors in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience
• 3+ years’ experience in Python, C, C++
• Experience with various operating systems (Linux, Mac, and Windows).
• Extensive knowledge of Linux environments performance troubleshooting and packaging - Debian RPM.
• Web servers, database management systems configuration
•  Experience with VMWare
• Knowledge of Bash
• Ability to adjust quickly to changing priorities and make quick decisions with limited information.
•  Strong customer service, organizational, prioritization, multitasking and communication skills.
• Expertise in deploying and supporting complex, distributed applications in Linux environment.
 

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those who are selected for interviews will be contacted.

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