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Senior Cryptography Engineer

  • $200-$250K
  • ID: 2977
  • Posted: 09.05.24

Plexus have partnered with a VC backed, innovative, world leading cryptography team based in the US. They are seeking experienced cryptographers to expand their team.

As a Senior Cryptography Engineer, you’ll lead in implementing state-of-the-art zero-knowledge proof systems and cryptographic protocols, primarily in Rust. This remote role is open nationwide, ideal for candidates with strong mathematical backgrounds.

Responsibilities:

  • Implement advanced zero-knowledge cryptography: Develop cutting-edge systems including zkSNARKs / zkSTARKs in Rust.
  • Research and Implementation: Stay abreast of cryptography advancements and apply them effectively.
  • Communication and Collaboration: Collaborate efficiently with research and engineering teams for seamless integration.

Qualifications:

  • Education: Master’s or Ph.D. in Cryptography, Mathematics, or related fields. Physics and Mathematics Ph.D.s also considered.
  • Experience: Proficient in Rust, with prior experience in C/C++/Go. Strong background in implementing production-grade cryptography.
  • Skills: Excellent communication skills, adaptability to a startup environment, and a passion for scientific innovation.

Benefits:

  • Opportunity to join a world leading team in ZK space.
  • $500K+ total compensation (Equity + Tokens).
  • Relocation offered.
  • US remote opportunity.

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