Software Development Engineer – English

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Ref. Number:
19-0205
Category:
Science
Contract info:
Contract
Language(s):
English (Fluent)
Region:
Delft
Salary:
€ 6481 Monthly
Start date:
ASAP
Duration:
To be confirmed
Contact:
Ernesto Werner
Call: +31 (0)20 4069180

Description

Our international client, a world leading organisation in the IT/Software market, is now hiring a Software Development Engineer to join their team in Delft.

You will have the unique opportunity to work in a team which is focused on researching the development of new hybrid semiconductor-superconductor platforms to enable the application of Majorana bound states for topological quantum computing.

A unique opportunity to use your experimental physics background and your passion for programming in the same job. QCoDeS (http://github.com/qcodes/qcodes) is a Python package used by physics laboratories around the world. In this position, you will work closely with a team of experimental physicists to help them optimise their experiments using QCoDeS.

 

Job Profile for Software Development Engineer
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Develop new QCoDeS features in Python, using packages such as SQLite and RabbitMQ
  • Respond to pull requests and issues in GitHub
  • Work with experimentalists to help them improve their experiment scripts
  • Help physicists learn QCoDeS and Python
  • Help them write faster and more sophisticated experiment scripts, developing new QCoDeS device drivers and utilities, and contributing to the QCoDeS project

Candidate Profile for Software Development Engineer

  • Must be fluent in English, both written and spoken
  • Must have a Masters degree or Ph.D. in the field of experimental physics
  • Lab experience is a must
  • 3+ years’ experience of Python 2.x programming
  • Have experience with RabbitMQ
  • Be familiar with open source ecosystem tools such as GitHub, Codacy, and Travis
  • Optimally, 1+ years’ experience working on a team that provides software tools to scientists
  • Technical leadership experience
  • Coaching experience is advantageous
  • Be willing to work with open source community outreach
  • Provide adequate and timely customer support

What Our Client Offers

  • Opportunity to work on the next revolution in computing – quantum computing
  • Work in a dynamic, international environment
  • Be part of a passionate and driven team
  • Laptop
  • 27 vacation days
  • Travel allowance
  • Café on location

 

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