Lead Zero Knowledge Cryptographer
Devflovv is looking for a Lead Zero-Knowledge Cryptographer to join us for a full-time position
The ideal candidate is an independent worker who has strong attention to detail. This role reports directly to the Product Managers and is dotted to Supervisors. Role: Our Core Engineering Team is an innovative and collaborative group of researchers and software engineers who are dedicated to the design and development of world-class blockchain-based products. We are working on cutting-edge tech, including zkSNARKS, proof systems, and zkVMs, to fundamentally change the way of building decentralized and scalable Web3 applications. You will help our team grow, conduct research and layout SNARK-based cryptographic protocols, working on related cutting-edge technologies such as zkVMs. Requirements: You should be aware of state-of-the-art proving systems such as Plonk and STARKs, and have a solid background in computational models and blockchain technologies.
Additional requirements are represented by:
- Ph.D. in mathematics, computer science, or cryptography
- Solid foundations in zero-knowledge and cryptographic protocols
- Publications in acknowledged venues on applied or theoretical cryptography, preferably cryptographic protocols, and PETs
- Strong problem-solving skills
- The ability to work in a team setting as well as autonomously
It is a bonus if you have
- Experience in reading code (e.g. C++, Rust).
What we value as an Engineering Team
- Delivery – deploy quality code quickly.
- Innovation – run the experiment…it’s ok to fail/learn.
- Ownership – you code it, you own it through to production.
- Learning – we’re never done here.
- Customer Focus – we succeed when our customers succeed.
We are a fast-growing start-up that is changing the future of work. Devflovv exists to connect brilliance and opportunity. We have been dedicated to breaking down global barriers and accelerating the future of work for both developers and organizations around the world. For developers, Devflovv offers competitive long-term career opportunities with the most successful technology organizations in North America. You will have the opportunity to work on several challenging projects, access to a global community of professionals, and education opportunities with leading technology providers. For companies, Devflovv provides access to a global network of fully integrated team members that unlock their business’ innovation and growth potential. At Devflovv, we are deeply passionate about creating long-lasting and transformative growth opportunities for all. We are excited to continue building our team with incredible people like you!