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Date: Wed Jan 29 20:18:19 2020
Subject: 20.01.29 Quantum Chemist, Quantum Computing Company, Boston, MA
About Zapata

Zapata Computing, Inc. is a quantum software, services and applications company 
with a mission to accelerate the quantum revolution. We are developing quantum 
algorithms to solve critical problems across a wide range of industries. Zapatas 
quantum platform Orquestra (launching Q1 2020) combines a powerful software 
platform and quantum algorithm libraries to deliver real-world solutions across a 
full range of classical and quantum technologies.

We are committed to creating an environment that accelerates our researchers 
growth and positive impact in the world. Research here is fast-paced, highly 
collaborative, and cross-disciplinary. Our world-class quantum scientists, 
researchers and programmers are creative, curious, communicative, and 
resourceful problem solvers with a revolutionary mindset.


About the Role

Zapata Computing seeks outstanding scientists with a background in quantum 
chemistry. As a quantum applications scientist, you will discover and develop 
industry applications for quantum computing. You will engage with industry partners 
to devise innovative quantum computing solutions for challenging problems in 
collaboration with Zapata quantum software engineers. You will then gather and 
analyze data on the proposed solution to assess its performance and applicability.

Key responsibilities include

-Using Zapata computing's software platform to implement code for implementing
algorithms and assessing their performance 
-Authoring scientific papers, patents or technical reports with colleagues
-Developing and test code associated to algorithmic developments tailored for near-term 
quantum devices
-Other related responsibilities as needed

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

-Record of creative, high-quality work represented by peer reviewed publications, 
patents, or code repositories
-Excellent presentation and communication skills
-Excellent mathematical and computational skills in a scientific discipline
-BS in chemistry, physics, or mathematics plus 3 years of relevant academic or 
industry experience

Desired Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

-Prefer Ph.D. in chemistry or physics, or MS with 1 year of relevant industry experience
-Track record of developing novel computational or analytical tools 
-Experience with or exposure to quantum computing

Zapata is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We do not discriminate 
on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, 
marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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