Blockchain Research Scientist

New York City
Engineering
Full-time
Axoni develops novel blockchain solutions while focusing on the capital markets industry. In various production implementations, we have demonstrated that our blockchain software can serve multiple asset classes and use cases at the world’s most advanced financial institutions.

At Axoni, we are committed to staying at the forefront of blockchain-related research and developments, and are looking for you to help us in our mission to further strengthen and scale our system. We’re excited to have you become part of our growing research team

Responsibilities

    • Develop proposals for innovative systems, protocols, and data models that solve real-world challenges
    • Implement proofs-of-concept
    • Conduct performance, scalability, security and reliability studies in concept and production systems
    • Author technical documents, white papers, and patents

Relevant Skills and Experience

    • Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field, with a strong publication record in at least one of the following areas:
    • Computer Networking
    • Distributed Systems
    • Databases
    • Data Structures and Algorithms
    • Programming Language Design
    • Software Verification Methods
    • Theoretical and Applied Cryptography
    • Cybersecurity and Privacy
    • Design and Analysis of Network Protocols

    • Knowledge of Blockchain and related technologies a plus
    • Well versed in either Go, C++, Java, or a comparable compiled programming language

Benefits

    • Competitive salary and equity
    • Health, dental, and vision insurance
    • 401K plan
    • Catered team lunch and snacks
    • Robust workstations
    • High-energy culture