Cryptography Engineer

Fetch.AI is a world-changing project, a “decentralised digital world” where autonomous software agents act on the behalf of their owners, or themselves, to get useful economic work done.

We are a dynamic, fast-growing international team of experts and forward-thinking technology enthusiasts working on the convergence of blockchain, AI and multi-agent systems. We are building technology for both today and tomorrow – a collective super-intelligence on top of decentralized economic internet built with a highly scalable next-generation distributed ledger technology. Combined with machine learning, this delivers the predictions and infrastructure to power the future economy.

Do you like challenges and want to work on cutting edge state-of-the-art technology that will define how we will interact? Come and join us.

Job description

The role involves the design and implementation of cryptography techniques to build, maintain and enrich the functionalities of Fetch’s decentralised smart-ledger technology. Interested candidates will be provided with multiple opportunities to work at the intersection of Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning and cryptography/security.

We are working at the cutting edge of cryptography, artificial intelligence, distributed computation and economics, and are therefore looking for people with a desire to create novel solutions for complex problems.

Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for the timely delivery of varied projects within the Cryptography Team and wider Fetch.AI Teams
  • Designing, implementing, and/or optimising core cryptographic libraries
  • Technical implementation in several of the following: encryption, hashing, key management, digital certificates, TLS

Skills and experience

  • A good mathematical background is essential
  • Software engineering skills in Python or C/C++, Linux, Git
  • A BSc/MSc in Cyber Security/Computer Science/Mathematics or a related field with previous exposure to programming with cryptography
  • Demonstrable skills in one or more of the following: systems security/protocol design/distributed computing
  • Proven track record of independently and successfully driving projects

Preferred experience

  • PhD degree in mathematics/computer science or a related field with a focus on either cryptography, cyber security, distributed computation or blockchain systems

Benefits

Salary

We offer very competitive salaries, depending on ability and experience. Come and talk to us!

We offer all the following benefits:

  • Pension
  • Life Insurance
  • Private Health Care
  • 25 days holiday (including your birthday plus you can also buy additional holidays)
  • Joining bonus (Fetch Tokens)

Additional fun benefits:

  • Summer party
  • Christmas party
  • Fun activity days
  • Free snacks, endless fruit, and hot and cold drinks
  • Chill out zone
  • Video games

Join us to and help to make a difference: [email protected]

Work at Fetch.AI

You will work on fascinating and promising new technology together with top class software engineers and researchers working across multiple fields (multi agent systems, machine learning, economics, cryptography).

You will collaborate with top academics and corporate partners across the world to further develop our solutions and deploy them in real life scenarios.

We believe our technology will improve how we communicate, it will give voice and new opportunities to people, organizations and the Internet of Things, effectively democratising the space and improving lives of citizens.

Equal opportunity

Fetch.AI is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We value all people, regardless of their gender, ethnicity, age, ability, sexual orientation or religion beliefs. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds, and are committed to promoting equality at every opportunity both as a partner, provider of services and as an employer.