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D-Wave Systems

Junior Accountant

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Burnaby, BC
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D-Wave is looking for exceptionally motivated people who love to see the impact of their work on a daily basis, who are driven to ensure the success of the company, and who want to be a part of something special.  We are working to radically change what is possible with computers and are leading the effort to commercialize quantum computing. 

D-Wave’s systems are multi-disciplinary in nature spanning physics, mechanical engineering, cryogenics engineering, low noise analog and digital electronics, software engineering, and classical computing. The company's flagship product, the D-Wave 2000QTM, is built around a superconducting quantum processor that exploits quantum mechanics to provide large computational speedups on certain classes of problems.  D-Wave systems are currently being used by customers such as Lockheed, NASA, Google, and Los Alamos National Lab.
Position: Junior Accountant 
D-Wave is seeking a junior accountant to join the finance team to help us continue our move to the next stage in the commercialization of our technology and in the company’s growth. Working in a fast-paced environment, you will have the opportunity to learn and grow your skills. We are a small but complex company, so if you enjoy challenging opportunities this is for you!

  • Bank reconciliations
  • Credit card reconciliations
  • Entering journal entries into the accounting system (Netsuite)
  • Preparation of working papers to support monthly financial statements
  • Other general accounting duties as required


  • Basic understanding of accounting principles (US GAAP or IFRS)
  • Experience posting journal entries and preparing bank reconciliations
  • Hands on experience with an accounting system
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-starter who works well independently and as part of a team
  • Enthusiastic about learning new skills
  • Flexible and adaptable to new situations

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those who are selected for interviews will be contacted. Please note that while we are accepting applications during the holiday season, selected applicants will not be contacted until mid January.
It is D-Wave Systems Inc policy to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state/provincial, local law.

Posted: January 15, 2018
Closes:March 16, 2018