Blockchain Security Researcher
United States
Posted on 5/9/2023
Remote • Phoenix, AZ, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM)
  • Hands-on and practical experience in one or more of the following areas: software development, cyber security, mathematics
  • Experience with public Ethereum or other EVM-based blockchains
  • Knowledge in the Solidity programming language
  • Intellectual curiosity and the capability to learn complex topics
  • Above-average attention to detail skills
  • The ability to work independently, with minimal supervision
  • An advanced English level and great communication skills (oral and written)
  • Passion about the blockchain space and decentralization
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a distributed team
  • Review smart contracts for the top decentralized applications before they get launched and present findings and vulnerabilities that the protocol can have to the client
  • Team up with one or two auditors and review code line by line and try to hack it
  • Working on proposals to make code easier to understand and use in the future by sharing good practices
  • Conduct open-ended research around cutting edge blockchain technologies
  • Paid time to conduct research and contribute to OpenZeppelin's projects and knowledge
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in Back-end programming using JavaScript, Python, Golang or Rust
  • Experience performing code reviews
  • Experience in financial engineering and/or capital markets microstructure

11-50 employees

Smart contract development security platform
Company Overview
OpenZeppelin’s mission is to provide security solutions for the decentralized ecosystem, and the Ethereum blockchain which faces the challenge of being able to scale while remaining decentralized, secure, and affordable for users. The company is committed to protecting the open economy, OpenZeppelin safeguards tens of billions of dollars in funds for leading crypto organizations including Coinbase, Ethereum Foundation, and many others.
  • 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 🚀
Company Core Values
  • Ability to ship
  • Intellectual curiosity
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Strong sense of purpose
  • Team spirit
  • Healthy work style