PhD Researcher - Cryptography, Zero-Knowledge



Posted on Monday, June 3, 2024

Do you dream of a future where finance is open, accessible, and user-driven? Are you passionate about Decentralized Exchanges (DEXs) and the potential of DeFi to revolutionize financial markets? If so, then we want to hear from you!

Osmosis is the leading interchain DEX built on the Cosmos ecosystem. We're on a mission to build the future of DeFi, and we're searching for a talented and visionary PhD Researcher to tackle novel ideas around cryptography, privacy and DEX functions.

Key Responsibilities:

As a PhD Researcher at Osmosis, you will explore and develop cutting-edge solutions in areas such as:

  • Robust auction mechanisms
  • Truly decentralized frontends with SNARK verified data
  • Private transactions

Desired Expertise:

We are looking for candidates with experience in the following areas:

  • Private transacting with SNARK verified data
    • Property Testing
    • Sublinear Proofs
    • Zero-Knowledge (ZK) Proofs
  • Multi-Party Computation (MPC)
  • Threshold Cryptography
  • Oblivious RAM (ORAM)
  • Private Information Retrieval
  • Privacy
  • Consensus mechanisms

At Osmosis, you'll join a passionate and talented team working at the forefront of DeFi innovation. We offer a competitive compensation package, a collaborative work environment, and the opportunity to make a real impact on the future of finance.

Ready to join the DeFi revolution? We look forward to hearing from you!