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Do you want to solve some of humanity's most complex challenges?

Join Riverlane and help us get to useful quantum computing sooner than previously imaginable.

We are looking for talented people who want to make an impact. Collaborate with our team of world-leading scientists and engineers to achieve something that has never been done before - building an operating system for error-corrected quantum computers. A background in quantum computing is not always necessary for many of Riverlane's roles.

Current vacancies

Graduate Recruitment Scheme

Our one-year graduate scheme is designed to enable those with degrees in computer science, electronic engineering or engineering to develop their skills and expertise and become future leaders in the quantum computing industry.

Cambridge, UK

Quantum Computing Internship for masters and PhD Students

Our full-time summer internships are designed to enable current students in a technical field to translate their skills and expertise into an industrial setting. You will join us at our office in Cambridge, UK, for 10 to 12 weeks, where you will have the opportunity to work alongside our team of software and hardware engineers, mathematicians, quantum information theorists, computational chemists and physicists – all experts in their fields

Cambridge, UK

Product Design Internship

Our full-time Product Design Internship is designed to enable current students on a design degree to translate their skills and expertise into an industrial setting. You will join us at our office in Cambridge, UK, for 10 to 12 weeks, where you will have the opportunity to work alongside our world-class team of developers, mathematicians, product managers and designers.

Cambridge, UK

Quantum Computing Internship Scheme for PhD Students

Our full-time internships are designed to enable current students in a quantitative field to step out of their PhD research for a short time period and to translate their skills and expertise into an industrial setting. We welcome and encourage applications from people who do not have a background in quantum computing, including computer scientists, software engineers and developers. This year we are looking for candidates to apply for one of ten internship projects.

Cambridge, UK

Quantum Computing Internship Scheme for PhD students (Boston, US)

Our full-time internships are designed to enable current students in a quantitative field to step out of their PhD research for a short time period and to translate their skills and expertise into an industrial setting. We welcome and encourage applications from people who do not have a background in quantum computing, including computer scientists, software engineers and developers.

Boston, US

Lead Digital Design Engineer

As a Lead Digital Design Engineer you will work on the complete ASIC/FPGA product development flow, starting from understanding the problem space, specifying the architecture, developing the micro-architecture, writing RTL and then taking the design through to implementation to obtain the best possible power, performance and area.

Cambridge, UK

Quantum Content & Community Lead

You will play a key role in our strategy to build Riverlane’s brand as a global science, product and thought leader in quantum computing. The audiences you’ll focus on are media, stakeholders and the quantum computing industry itself. As an important company in an exciting but still emerging field, the opportunity is enormous.

Cambridge, UK

Quantum Solutions Engineer

Reporting to the Head of US Government Partnerships, the successful candidate will develop, propose and lead new quantum technology research projects for US government programs.

Boston, US
Flexible working
Flexible working

Flexible working

Getting face-to-face is something we value and is essential for our roles and to support our growth. We operate a hybrid working policy, with the staff in the office at least three days a week, with the option to work two days from home.

Many of our staff work flexibly in other ways, including part-time, We also offer relocation assistance. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility and support you need.

Application process

This is very much a two-way process - a chance for you to learn more about the role and Riverlane and for us to find out about you and your work experience.

Our recruitment process is transparent and relaxed. You can expect the following:

01
HR interview

We want to learn more about you, your job motivations and how well you align with our values. The interview also gives us a chance to answer your questions about the role and what it's like to work at Riverlane.

45 min

02
Technical interview

Our hiring managers want to understand more about your technical skills and experience and what you can contribute to the role. They will also provide more details about the role and answer any questions you may have.

30 min

03
Skills challenge

To help us assess your technical capabilities, we will give you one week to solve a role-specific technical challenge. Feel free to ask questions along the way!

1 week

04
Final interview

You've made it to the end of the process! Your final interview takes place at our Cambridge office or via Zoom, introducing you to some of our technical team and a senior staff member. We'll ask you to discuss your submitted solutions to the technical challenge, and the team will dig deeper into your skills and experience.

1 hour

Internships & Graduate Schemes
Internships & Graduate Schemes

Internships & Graduate Schemes

We provide opportunities for students and recent graduates to gain meaningful work experience and explore a career path in quantum computing.

Find out more

Benefits

Employee assistance programme
Group life assurance
Private medical insurance
Options scheme
Relocation assistance
Group personal pension scheme

 

Our employee benefits are currently provided to permanent UK employees and administered in accordance with Riverlane's policies, plans and procedures. The company reserves the right to amend the selected benefits providers and the terms of cover at any time.