Deploy new algorithms for currently intractable problems in mathematical optimization, operations research, and mathematical modelling. Interface with customers to formulate real-world problems in precise mathematical terms and develop software to solve them efficiently. Engage with both internal and external customers to match their problems with cutting edge algorithmic tools. Research and develop the next generation of optimization algorithms exceeding present day state of the art.
The Microsoft Quantum team is collaborative and interdisciplinary. You will work closely with a team within Microsoft that brings together mathematicians, physicists, and software engineers, as well as interface directly with subject matter experts at customer organizations. By bringing together a unique combination of knowledge and skillsets, as well as cutting edge hardware, we build novel solutions to the world’s hardest and most impactful computational problems. This role will be ideal for candidates who continually learning about new computational problems and new algorithmic techniques.
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3+ years experience in mathematical optimization and the discovery, design, and implementation of advanced optimization algorithms.
Bachelor's degree in operations research, mathematics, physics, computer science, or a related technical field.
PhD/MS in operations research, mathematics, physics, computer science, or a related technical field.
Experience in engaging with customers and adapting problem formulations and solution methods to customer needs.
Experience working across organizational boundaries and in interdisciplinary teams.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Microsoft Quantum
Be part of the next revolution in computing! Join Microsoft’s Azure Quantum team and solve customer problems using new algorithms and computing hardware. Our mandate is to develop computing systems to solve currently unsolvable problems.