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Blockchain Systems Engineer



Software Engineering
California, USA
Posted on Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Who We Are:

Hyperbolic Labs is on a mission to democratize AI by breaking down the barriers to computing power with our Open-Access AI Cloud. By making better use of idle computing resources across the globe, we offer an innovative GPU marketplace and AI inference service that promise affordability and accessibility for all. As pioneers at the intersection of AI and open-source technology, we believe in an open future where AI innovation is limited only by imagination, not by access to resources. We're looking for forward-thinking individuals who share our passion for making AI universally accessible, secure, and affordable. Join us in building a platform that empowers innovators everywhere to turn their visionary AI projects into reality.

As we prepare for growth with our seed round, backed by industry leaders, our team—led by co-founders with PhDs in AI, Math, and Computer Science—is poised to redefine computing.

As a Blockchain Systems Engineer at Hyperbolic Labs, you will play a pivotal role in our decentralized AI cloud platform. Your primary responsibility will be to engineer robust blockchain systems that support our mission of making AI accessible and secure for everyone. This role requires the candidate to reside in the United States. Team members are expected to work in-person in the San Francisco Bay Area at least 75% of the time.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop blockchain-based systems to support our Open-Access AI Cloud, ensuring scalability, security, and performance.

  • Implement our Proof of Sampling (PoSP) verification mechanism to maintain the integrity and trust of third-party nodes within our decentralized network.

  • Integrate blockchain technology with our AI infrastructure, optimizing for efficiency and reliability.

  • Stay current with the latest advancements in blockchain technology, applying innovative solutions to enhance our platform.

Who You Are:

We are looking for individuals who:

  • Have a minimum of 3 years of engineering experience in the blockchain and cryptography industries.

  • Studied computer systems, computer security, or cryptography at the undergraduate, master's, or PhD level.

  • Are familiar with threshold signatures, MPC, BFT consensus, smart contracts, and encryption techniques.

  • Possess strong expertise in programming languages such as C++, Go, or Rust.

  • Have strong expertise in Solidity for smart contract development.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with L1/L2 blockchain companies or oracle protocol companies.

  • Published papers in top security or cryptography conferences or journals.

How to Apply:

Interested in being part of our mission? Email us at contact@hyperbolic.xyz with your background and how you heard about us.

Hyperbolic is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.