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Job ID: JR0120308
Job Category: Engineering
Primary Location: Hillsboro, OR US
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Job Type: Experienced Hire

Quantum Compiler Developer

Job Description

Quantum computing has the potential to transform the industry by achieving large computational speed-ups over classical computers. Advances in quantum technologies have propelled quantum computing from a theoretical physics field to experimental physics and engineering.


Numerous quantum algorithms have been proposed in areas including cryptography, chemistry, and materials science. A challenge for the computer industry is to design and implement a reliable quantum computer architecture that can efficiently execute quantum algorithms on future quantum hardware.

Come join us as part of a small Intel Labs team exploring quantum computer systems engineering and architecture. You will be helping to build the quantum machines of tomorrow.

The software engineer will be responsible for:

  • Define software compile strategies.
  • Collaborate on developing the programming model for Intel's quantum computing platform.
  • Collaborate with the hardware design team to co-optimize compiler strategy with hardware architecture.
  • Build custom back-end LLVM passes.



Candidate must have a Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field.

  • +1 year of experience with LLVM compiler infrastructure.
  • +2 years Knowledge of front-end and back-end compiler techniques.
  • +3 years Solid knowledge base and experience in the following areas: C or C++programing, algorithm & data structures, compiler theory.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of modern processor instruction set architecture.
  • Basic familiarity with quantum logic operations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to clearly communicate technical details and concept.
  • Good experience in compiler backends, such as code generation, performance analysis, and code optimization.
  • Track record of analyzing and solving complex technical problems.

Inside this Business Group

Intel Labs is the company's world-class, industry leading research organization, responsible for driving Intel's technology pipeline and creating new opportunities. The mission of Intel Labs is to deliver breakthrough technologies to fuel Intel's growth. This includes identifying and exploring compelling new technologies and high risk opportunities ahead of business unit investment and demonstrating first-to-market technologies and innovative new usages for computing technology. Intel Labs engages the leading thinkers in academia and industry in addition to partnering closely with Intel business units.

Posting Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by local law, regulation, or ordinance....

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