We are scientists, engineers, and problem solvers.
We have assembled a group of exceptional problem solvers and team players.
Academic and Industry Credentials
Progress in many fields is inextricably linked to the continued advancement of computational power. While computational power has grown exponentially for decades, fundamental limits to continued scaling threaten to slow progress.
At Lightmatter, we aim to accelerate human advancement through computing.
Working on hard problems, we have to go down many different paths quickly to find the right one
People have opinions about what things work and what things don’t work. They’re not always right.
Let first principles guide you
Stand on statements that you know are true and build something amazing. If you ever find yourself on a shaky foundation, look back at those assumptions.
Don’t be defined by your job title
Many great ideas occur at the boundaries between disciplines.
Help build the environment you want to work in.
Take responsibility for your work
Everyone’s contributions are critical to the entire company’s success.
Be there for your team
Help others who need help, and pitch in on other projects when you can.
Value feedback and keep improving
Your teammates can help you grow.
Be confident in your abilities and recognize your limits
People will trust what you say. It’s okay to be unsure. Never lie.
Located in the heart of Boston near the historic Faneuil Hall. Minutes from all transportation hubs and an elevator ride from tens of great restaurants, cafes, and shopping.
Fully-covered medical insurance
We offer fully-covered medical plans from top healthcare providers.
Generous vacation policy and holidays. Find inspiration away from work.
Save for your future.
Put pre-tax dollars towards your daily commute.
Lightmatter is working on the bleeding edge of electronics, photonics, machine learning, and more. Learn from your peers and teach them what you know.
Spend time together and build friendships.
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