• Job code: QR7352
  • Dev Overig

Cryptography Engineer (Rust/Go/API/blockchain)


For our client Amsterdam we are looking for a Cryptography Engineer (Rust/Go/API/blockchain).

Are you a highly motivated IT engineer with a mind for innovation? Do you have an affinity with the blockchain space?

Your work environment:

This is your opportunity to contribute and gain experience in an innovative start-up environment, working with the latest financial technologies based on DLT blockchain and digital assets.

The start-up initiatives follow the PACE process to bring disruptive ideas to market, it is an innovation process is based on the principles of design thinking, agile and lean start-up.

You will be part of an enthusiastic multi-disciplinary team with many opportunities to grow.

Your role:

You will develop distributed applications, with a strong focus on security and cryptography.

You will work closely with other developers and participate in the design and architecture of the product.

Your profile:

You are a highly motivated IT engineer with a strong cryptography background and experience in developing production applications, you have a degree in IT or computer science related field.

You are able to work in a fast paced and complex environment where a curious, self-starting and analytical mentality is necessary.

You are a generalist, capable of quickly picking up new tasks.

You can work independently on different tasks given and communicate the progress with the other team members.

Additionally, you:

- Have experience with the Rust or Go programming languages and ecosystems

- Have experience with developing API based applications (REST, Message queues)

- Have experience implementing IT security best practices

- Have experience implementing cryptographic protocols and algorithms

- Have a solid understanding of networking and communication protocols

- Have knowledge of CI/CD automation and Docker

- Have the ability to clearly communicate insights and ideas

- Are able to use git efficiently on a daily basis

- Are fluent in spoken and written English

Nice to have:

- Experience with blockchain / distributed ledger technology environments (Corda, Ethereum)

- Experience with Multi Party Computation protocols (MPC)

- Proficiency in Bash and Python

What we offer:

- We offer a full-time position (36 hours)

- Assignment for 6 months

- Start date as soon as possible

- Open, informal, fun working environment

- Work in a cross-functional, enthusiastic and agile team