Cryptography Security Engineer (Zero Knowledge)
Tech – Security /
What is Polygon?
Polygon is the leading blockchain development platform, offering scalable, affordable, secure and sustainable blockchains for Web3. Its growing suite of products offers developers easy access to major scaling solutions including L2 (ZK Rollups and Optimistic Rollups), sidechains, hybrid, stand-alone and enterprise chains, and data availability. Polygon’s scaling solutions have seen widespread adoption with tens of thousands of decentralized applications hosted, 1.6B+ total transactions processed, 180M+ unique user addresses, and $7B+ in assets secured. Polygon is carbon neutral with the goal of leading the Web3 ecosystem in becoming carbon negative.
Polygon's Security Team Vision is: to become the most trusted organization in web3 & blockchain
Polygon is looking for a Cryptography Engineer with experience in Zero Knowledge Proofs technology. You will be working to discover and solve the most complex and challenging security activities in the blockchain space together with the most active and professional team!
Examples of projects that you will be working on are Avail, Zero, Miden, and Polygon's recently announced zkEVM / Hermez!
- +3 years of experience with cryptography implementation focused on Zero-Knowledge Proofs
- Strong experience in GoLang, Rust, and other relevant technologies
- Strong experience in cybersecurity practices
- Strong experience in timestamps, preventing double-spending, byzantine fault tolerance, hashing, smart contracts, and digital signatures
The goal of the Polygon total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan includes, the following benefits:
Remote first global workforce
Industry leading Medical, Dental and Vision health insurance fully covered for each employee
*Company matching 401k with 6% match
$1,500 Home Office Set Up Allowance
$2,000 Employee Development Program
Unlimited PTO, with minimum required 10 days off annually for each employee
Book Allowance Program…$200 per year
Company issued laptop
*In certain countries medical, dental and vision is fully covered for any dependents. This is country and plan specific.
Polygon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.
If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please still get in touch. We'd love to have a chat and see if you could be a great fit.
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