Senior R&D Engineer




$60/hr - $90/hr

Job Description Our client's new R&D division is exploring and harnessing cutting-edge technologies such as conversational AI, quantum computing, blockchain/smart contracts, and more for commercial applications. We're looking for a tech-savvy generalist with proficiency in various programming languages, databases, public cloud services, and DevOps. If you have experience building applications from the ground up or working in R&D with emerging technologies, you're exactly who we're looking for. This collaborative team operates in a hybrid model, meeting in-person twice a week in North Phoenix, making local candidates or those open to relocation preferred. Remote work is not an option for this role.
*Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis Required Skills & Experience
  • Computer science or related degree
  • 5+ years programming experience in Python, Go, Java, or Node
  • Database skills (MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB)
  • DevOps expertise (CI/CD, automation, IaC, containerization)
  • Cloud-native app development experience (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Strong communication, teamwork, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Interest in staying updated on emerging technologies like quantum computing, post-quantum cryptography, machine learning, and web3
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Web framework UX (React, Angular, Vue, JQuery)
  • Web3 and Solidity proficiency
  • Basic understanding of MLOps and ML concepts
  • Basic knowledge of Quantum algorithms
  • Cryptography basics
What You Will Be Doing Daily Responsibilities
  • 100% Hands on
The Offer
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • 401(k)


You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance - Four medical plans to choose from for you and your family
  • Dental & Orthodontia Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Voluntary Life Insurance, Long-Term & Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • 401(k) including match with pre and post-tax options
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Legal and Identity Protection Plans
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
  • 529 College Saver Plan

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Employment is subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

Posted by: Hunter Morris