Cryptography Researcher_

  • $100-$225K
  • ID: 2532

Cryptography Researcher

Plexus have teamed up with a bleeding edge ZKP hardware accelerator. They are looking for a Cryptography Researcher to delve into the realm of Zero-Knowledge Proof (ZKP) protocols and enhance their efficiency. Your role will involve close collaboration with the cryptography and hardware team, with the primary goal of optimising hardware solutions.


  • Conduct a comprehensive analysis of existing ZKP protocols, examining both code implementations and academic papers.
  • Conceptualize and propose innovative designs and optimizations for ZKP protocols.
  • Enhance our current hardware design by integrating cutting-edge algorithms.
  • Keep our engineering team well-informed about the latest advancements in ZKP research.
  • Foster collaborative relationships with universities and external researchers to drive technological advancements.


  • Possess a robust foundation in mathematics and cryptography.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Rust, C++, or similar.
  • Ability to comprehend and generate scholarly papers, and effectively communicate research findings to engineering teams.
  • Experience in the development of blockchain infrastructure is a plus.


  • Global remote role
  • $100-$250K Base salary (Seniority dependent)
  • Chance to join a world-class team working on cutting edge tech
  • Well-funded organisation, backed by some of the best VC’s in the industry (Polychain amongst others)

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