Full-Time

Senior Researcher

Consensus

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

Monad Labs

Monad Labs

11-50 employees

High-performance EVM-compatible layer-1 blockchain

Crypto & Web3

Senior

Remote in USA

Requirements
  • Research experience with BFT consensus mechanisms, including a record of publications in the space
  • Practical experience with BFT consensus mechanisms and gossip protocols
  • Excellent knowledge of how BFT consensus mechanisms are used in practice in existing blockchains
  • Experience with light client protocol designs, efficient state verification or bridging designs using light clients
  • Some experience writing code, e.g. for network simulations
Responsibilities
  • Designing and optimizing improvements to Monad’s Byzantine Fault Tolerant (BFT) consensus mechanism and p2p networking layer
  • Proving properties of these improvements under average and worst-case scenarios
  • Researching and designing state-of-the-art light client protocols
  • Developing tests to assess behavior under corner cases

Monad is developing an ultra-high-performance EVM-compatible layer-1 blockchain, enabling parallel execution and offering 10,000 transactions per second, with full compatibility for Ethereum smart contracts. The technology leverages low-latency programming, compiler optimization, and multithreaded computing to unlock new avenues for developers and blockchain users.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$235.8M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2022

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

50%

1 year growth

180%

2 year growth

1300%

Benefits

Health, Dental, and Vision coverage: you pick the plan, we reimburse 100% of your premium

$2,000 remote office equipment reimbursement

$200 monthly wellness and fitness reimbursement

Unlimited PTO, minimum 15 days per year

11 company-observed holidays in the US

Flexible work hours, flexible remote-work policy

Quarterly team on-sites