Senior Engineer - Rust / C++

Zama is hiring!


Zama's mission is to protect our privacy by helping companies prevent data breaches and surveillance.

Following a breakthrough in homomorphic cryptography, Zama is creating a SaaS platform that enables seamless deployment of end-to-end encrypted machine learning models, without any loss of accuracy or changes in architecture needed.

Zama is open-source by design, as we believe privacy-enabling technologies should benefit the widest possible community of developers and researchers.

Zama's cofounders are Dr Pascal Paillier, one of the most renowned cryptography researcher, and Dr Rand Hindi, a serial entrepreneur who formerly founded Snips.

Job Description

Your team (and thus you) will be responsible for:

  • turning cryptography research code into product code
  • developing the backend infrastructure to support our SaaS solution
  • designing, implementing and optimizing the various components of our product, making it as easy to integrate as possible
  • creating robust testing frameworks against various attacks
  • managing our open source repositories and the community around it

Preferred Experience

  • experience implementing high performance mathematical code
  • experience implementing backend architectures
  • experience using Rust and/or C++ in a production environment
  • optionally experience implementing deep learning and/or cryptography
  • be based in or willing to relocate to Paris, France
  • passionate about privacy and open source

Recruitment Process

Our process is described in detail here:

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75002)
  • Possible partial remote