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    Mina Foundation is looking for a Senior Rust Engineer

    We seek a Senior Software Engineer (Rust Developer) to build novel software technology in the world of blockchains -

    decentralised computing systems that put people back in control of their digital lives…

    About Us

    Mina Foundation is a public benefit corporation serving the Mina Protocol, the world's lightest blockchain. Mina Protocol's native cryptocurrency, MINA, is the first with a small constant-size blockchain. The Foundation supports participants, strategically allocates resources, ensures network health and security, promotes adoption, and champions MINA in the wider world. Mina solves 3 of the most difficult challenges in the blockchain space: privacy, scalability, and decentralization.

    Join the team realizing this vision.


    As a Software Engineer, you will:

    • Develop software primarily in Rust
    • Implement improvements to the Mina Protocol
    • Collaborate with Product, Cryptography, and other teams in the ecosystem to design, develop, build, and release changes to the Mina Protocol, new related products, and developer tools
    • Connect with the ecosystem participants (software engineers and node operators, for example), address their needs, and incorporate their feedback into Mina


    You have:

    • Demonstrated ability to deliver software written in Rust in a professional context
    • Five (5) or more years of experience delivering successful software
    • Some technical understanding of blockchain or distributed systems
    • Strong technical background (ideally software engineering or computer science)
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Familiarity with software development concepts such as APIs, GraphQL, DevOps, Git

    Mina Foundation

    Mina Foundation stewards the Mina Protocol - the world's lightest blockchain, powered by participants. Our team is fully remote and globally distributed. Mina Foundation is overseen by a team of industry-leading experts.


    We work on technologies with the potential to reimagine social structures. It is important to incorporate diverse perspectives from conception through realization. This is your chance to join a small, collaborative team and to work on fascinating cross-disciplinary problems that span cryptography, engineering, product design, economics, and sociology.

    We offer competitive compensation both in salary and equity as well as top-of-the-market benefits.

    5-10 years systems engineering experience using java or C++ and several years of rust within the blockchain industry.

    Excellent Compensation and Benefits