QuantumOps Engineering Manager

R&D · Toronto, Ontario
Department R&D
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

About Zapata Computing

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

About the job:

The Zapata QuantumOps team helps customers transform and evolve their business by building Zapata’s solution deployment and optimization toolset QuantumOps™.  As a QuantumOps Engineering Manager, you'll lead a team having the opportunity to work on everything from the Orquestra engine that powers the quantum workflow solutions, to advanced clustering technologies used to run complex computational workflow solutions. From Integrating quantum hardware to building the next generation of quantum software algorithms, you will help make building Zapata’s quantum portfolio possible.


Team values:

  • Put the customer at the center of everything we do.
  • Team success is a shared accomplishment.
  • Open communication and willingness to respectfully engage with others.



  • Guide, direct, and develop the QuantumOps team to creating software for Zapata’s QuantumOps and OrquestraPlatform teams and installing and updating software, interfaces, database, and web services; provide implementation design, solutions, and resolutions to technical issues and general coding issues.
  • Mentor and support engineers as to best practices and design.
  • Work with a team of software developers in a multi-feature development environment
  • Engineer, record, and document solutions to common and difficult problems.
  • Collaborate with the product team to improve the implementation and configuration of Zapata's products and platforms.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum 10 years of professional experience, with 5 years managing Software Engineering teams
  • Experience working with large enterprise environments and governance.
  • Well-versed in Agile SDLC practices and methodologies with an eye to process improvement.
  • Deep coding experience with languages such as Java, Go, Scala, C/C++, and Python
  • Experience design and building network servers and services.
  • Experience building and maintaining systems for high-volume transaction processing, data stream processing, and big data platforms.
  • Experience with developing enterprise level distributed systems and advanced clustering platforms like Spark, Ignite, Flink, Hazelcast, and others 
  • Experience with DevOps Pipelines and build and deployment processes.
  • Experience with cloud providers such as AWS, Azure, GCP
  • Experience working in HPC and Supercomputing environments



  • Remote in Canada & USA

Zapata is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. 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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