Zectonal is looking for a Senior Rust Developer

    Zectonal is an early-stage, well-funded software technology startup based in Arlington, Virginia, that is looking for an experienced Senior Rust Developer to be a part of a collaborative development team working to build our flagship Data Observability and AI Security software products.

    The ideal candidate has a proven success record building software applications as part of a collaborative and… remotely distributed team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for learning new technology-related concepts including embracing Rust and its rapidly evolving ecosystem. You will be well-versed in cloud computing, asynchronous programming, and database schema design.


    • Contribute as a senior member of an extended team towards the development of Zectonal’s flagship software products
    • Develop flexible yet effective software development processes aligned to a rapidly growing company
    • Mentor other developers and new hires as we rapidly grow the company
    • Participate and assist in achieving patents for novel concepts and techniques


    • Demonstrated experience using the Rust programming language in support of medium-to-large development initiatives
    • Analytical mindset and critical thinking for solving complex design objectives using Rust
    • Excellent understanding of asynchronous programming using the Rust Tokio runtime
    • Experience and understanding cloud computing API’s for AWS, Azure, GCP, etc
    • Experience with key-value databases and schema design
    • Experience with best-practice software security concepts including the use of cryptographic and encryption libraries (crates)
    • Experience and knowledge building RESTful interfaces

    Zectonal was founded by former Amazon Web Services ("AWS") executives who have a proven track-record in the successful launch and execution of cloud and AI based technology companies.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Pay: $90,000.00 - $160,000.00 per year


    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Flexible schedule
    • Health insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Professional development assistance
    • Referral program
    • Relocation assistance
    • Retirement plan


    • Monday to Friday

    Supplemental pay types:

    • Bonus pay

    COVID-19 considerations:
    We support both telework and in-office work environments as ideally preferred by our employees.


    • Rust Development: 1 year (Required)
    • software development: 2 years (Required)

    Work Location: One location