Polaris is Hiring: DevOps Engineer

Polaris Quantum Biotech is a revolutionary startup that uses Quantum
Computing, AI/ML, and Computational Chemistry to design novel drug leads for multiple diseases. We are seeking to hire an ambitious, highly driven, and goal-oriented
DevOps Engineer with enthusiasm for infrastructure automation and end user support. We are a young startup located in the Research Triangle area, by joining us at this early stage you will have a chance to make a major contribution to the development of the company into a major player in the pharmaceutical market. The ideal candidate for this position will combine industry experience with a passion for cross-functional teams, working with key internal partners, and driving positive outcomes in a dynamic environment. This position is within a diverse, growing organization reporting to the  CTO & Head of DevOps.

Position Qualifications:

  • 5-8 yrs DevOps experience with GCP/AWS
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Python/Bash/Git
  • Kubernetes/Docker/GKE
  • Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC)/Terraform/Ansible/Git
  • CI/CD
  • Google Workspace
  • MongoDB/MariaDB/Cloud SQL
  • Cloud Network Engineering (Desirable)
  • Slurm/PBSTorque/SGE/Condor(Desirable)
  • Prior experience supporting Academic or Research computing (Desirable) 
  • Prior experience supporting combined ITOps/DevOps a plus (Desirable)


  • Maintain development and production environments
  • Work with Software Engineers and Chemists to develop and deploy solutions
  • Troubleshoot operational problems in a production environment
  • Assist with development and maintenance of CI/CD pipelines
  • Provide ITOps support as need
  • Create and maintain documentation 

Compensation & benefits

  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
  • Stock compensation plan 
  • Health, dental, and vision benefits


Please apply by email to jobs@polarisqb.com with the subject line: “DevOps Engineer, March 2022” or fill out this form. 

*Polarisqb is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 

** Polarisqb will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States.