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OpenZeppelin

OpenZeppelin

51-200 employees

Provides secure smart contracts for Ethereum

Crypto & Web3

Expert

Remote in USA

Category
Cybersecurity
IT & Security
Required Skills
Communications
Go
Requirements
  • PhD or equivalent experience in cryptography, computer science, mathematics, engineering, or related field
  • In depth algorithmical and mathematical understanding of zero-knowledge proof systems and related cryptographic primitives
  • Experience implementing cryptographic components in Rust, Go/Golang, Solidity, Circom, ZoKrates, Cairo
  • Proven track record of achieving significant results as demonstrated by grants, fellowships, patents
  • Publications at leading workshops or conferences at IACR flagship conferences (EUROCRYPT, CRYPTO, ASIACRYPT, etc.)
  • Intellectual curiosity and capability to learn complex topics independently
  • Advanced English level and great communication skills (oral and written)
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Passion about the blockchain space and decentralization
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a distributed team
Responsibilities
  • Analyzing the security of circuit construction and cryptographic components for audits of zero-knowledge proofs
  • Researching new mathematical approaches based on novel cryptography research
  • Reviewing zero-knowledge circuits line by line to try to hack them
  • Educating the community about zero-knowledge technology through blog posts
  • Leading research and contributing to projects and knowledge bases
  • Training new team members in zero-knowledge technology
  • Speaking at ZK conferences worldwide

OpenZeppelin offers a library of secure smart contracts for the Ethereum network, utilizing standard, tested, and community-reviewed contracts to minimize the attack surface by reusing audited code. Additionally, they provide a platform for automating Ethereum operations, enabling developers to build with private and secure transaction infrastructure and efficiently implement security best practices.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

null, United Kingdom

Founded

2015

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

65%

Benefits

Unlimited holidays 🏝

Fully remote 🌎

Paid parental leave 💙

Team events: 😎

Work from home office equipment stipend 🪑

Monthly allowance for wellness activities 💪

Coworking 👩‍💻

Working with a global team in a fast-growing industry 🚀