Core Rust Protocol Engineer

  • $120k-$220k
  • ID: 3055
  • Posted: 18.06.24

Core Rust Engineer | Remote | Permanent

Plexus are partnered with a VC Backed team building next generation high performant distributed systems. You will be working with a highly proficient team of core engineers whom have all contributed to foundational and novel network components.


  • Eager to support our mission and engage in significant, impactful projects that are innovative and complex.
  • Lead efforts in software design implementation, including refactoring and improvements.
  • Communicate clearly with the team, document your work, and mentor less experienced engineers as expected of founding engineers.
  • Understand protocol specifications, decompose them into actionable issues, and implement them in Rust code.
  • Manage a large, multi-component codebase, ensuring it remains well-designed, future-proof, modular, and highly performant.
  • Automate security testing and benchmarking processes, developing cutting-edge tools and frameworks to continuously enhance our systems.

What You’ll Bring:

  • Hold a bachelor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, with hands-on experience in blockchain systems.
  • Possess a minimum of three years of experience in distributed systems, with a thorough technical grasp of L1 and L2 architectural frameworks.
  • Exhibit strong proficiency in one of the following programming languages: Rust, C, C++, or Go, with a focus on writing efficient and secure code.
  • Show proven experience in designing, developing, and deploying scalable distributed systems.
  • Demonstrate an analytical mindset capable of anticipating and addressing emerging security threats, supported by a comprehensive understanding of the blockchain ecosystem.


  • Competitive Base Salary + tokens
  • Fully remote with flexible hours
  • A dynamic and collaborative work environment that fosters innovation and recognises individual contributions to collective success
  • Opportunities for professional growth and advancement within a rapidly growing technological frontier
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