Rust Security Engineer

United Kingdom / Remote

Chainlink Labs

We’re pioneering how blockchains connect with the real world. Explore our vision, values, and team to find out what it means to build at Chainlink Labs.

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About Us Chainlink Labs is the primary contributing developer of Chainlink, the decentralized computing platform powering the verifiable web. Chainlink is the industry-standard platform for providing access to real-world data, offchain computation, and secure cross-chain interoperability across any blockchain. Chainlink Labs helps power verifiable applications for banking, DeFi, global trade, and gaming by collaborating with some of the world’s largest financial institutions, notably Swift, DTCC, and ANZ. Chainlink Labs also works with top Web3 teams, including Aave, Compound, GMX, Maker, and Synthetix. Chainlink Labs was ranked in Newsweek’s 100 Most Loved Workplaces 2023 in both the United States and United Kingdom.

Your Impact

  • Developing systems that protect Chainlink, its partners, and users
  • Solving complex problems across various Chainlink product verticals 
  • Helping with deployment and planning of related security infrastructure
  • Engaging with other teams and product owners to advise and help build in security from the start.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science (or related field) or equivalent experienceProficiency in Rust 
  • One of:
  • Experience in Blockchain research (relevant areas include but are not limited to Distributed Systems, Smart Contracts, Formal Methods, Verification) OR Experience building security software, securing enterprise systems, or working in a security related function.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience writing/auditing Solidity smart contracts
  • Experience working on open source software with a GitHub history to prove it
  • Experience running infrastructureKnowledge of infrastructure security and cloud deployments
  • Experience writing Go software
  • Experience working with Ethereum-style JSONRPC endpoints or equivalent for other blockchains
  • Experience with fuzzing or software verification
All roles with Chainlink Labs are global and remote-based. Unless otherwise stated, we ask that you try to overlap some working hours with Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Commitment to Equal OpportunityChainlink Labs is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, or ordinances. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need when applying for a role or in our recruitment process, please contact us via this form.
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Tags: Audits Banking Blockchain Cloud Compliance Computer Science GitHub Open Source Privacy Rust

Regions: Remote/Anywhere Europe
Country: United Kingdom
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