Wolfram Research is hiring an

Incremental Quality Developer (Independent Contractor)


Wolfram, creator of Mathematica, Wolfram|Alpha and Wolfram Language, is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Incremental Quality Developer to be a part of its IQD department. This developer would be part of the IQD team for Wolfram Language, focusing on reducing outstanding issues in the product and improving the product's quality with every release. An ideal candidate would have strong debugging skills and good code analysis acumen and would enjoy improving code quality. This position requires fluency in English and strong programming, communication and code review skills.


  • Improving code quality and reducing defects in any part of Wolfram Language system
  • Reviewing open issues and verifying reproducibility
  • Debugging and understanding open issues and proposing potential fixes
  • Reviewing pull requests created for user interface repositories
  • Developing and maintaining code analysis tools
  • Interacting with managers and user interface developers to understand and improve the code base


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, math, physics or a related technical or quantitative field
  • Experience with multiple common programming languages (C/Java/...), including the Wolfram Language
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with different operating systems, including Linux
  • Fluent in English

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience in source control systems such as Git, Stash and CVS
  • Experience working in Workbench/Eclipse or other IDE development tools
  • Experience using project-tracking tools such as Jira
  • Experience in the software development cycle and testing methodologies

Location: Remote

Wolfram is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at its company. Women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ community, individuals with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Apply for this job

Please mention you found this job on Startup Jobs. It helps us get more startups to hire on our site. Thanks and good luck!

Get hired quickly
Be the first to apply. Receive an email whenever similar jobs are posted.
Apply for this job