Post-Quantum Cryptography Engineer

Tallinn or Tartu

One important business and development area for Cybernetica is security and privacy related products (UXP, SplitKey). Cryptography field is changing constantly, first post-quantum cryptography standards are in place. Due to the changes and development in post-quantum cryptography field, we are looking to recruit an experienced researcher/software engineer to our team, whose main task will be to help implement the new standards. Candidates with less experience are welcome to apply for a junior position in the same department. The research department currently employs several researchers and a number of PhD students and postdocs, cooperating with University of Tartu and Tallinn University of Technology in PhD student training.

Your main responsibilities are

  • To develop and implement complex post-quantum cryptography products

  • To analyze cryptographic principles and protocols

  • To implement post-quantum cryptography standards

  • To mentor junior programmers

As a successful candidate, you must have

  • PhD degree (may be in acquisition) in computer science, mathematics, software engineering or in a closely related field

  • Good understanding of software development process

  • Either experience in software development or academic/industrial performance in the field of post-quantum cryptography and security

  • Very good English skills

You will stand out by having

  • Solid experience in software development (5+ years) and PhD degree in cryptography

We offer:

  • Opportunity to make a research contribution to the world’s leading digital society

  • Opportunity to integrate new research activities into Cybernetica's R&D portfolio, as well as to contribute to existing themes

  • To work with, learn from, and teach highly qualified professionals, both in research and development

  • Possibility to attend work-related conferences or trainings of your own choice

  • Great development opportunity in the post-quantum cryptography field

  • Mental and physical health benefits, such as health days, sports allowance, massage

  • Flexible work arrangements in our Tallinn or Tartu office

Why you'll enjoy working at Cybernetica?

Global impact

Work on tech used in Japan, UAE, the Bahamas and more than 30 other countries.

Keep learning

Go to school while working. Learn new skills through paid seminars and conferences.

Flexible office arrangement

Home office, office office, remote office - choose your own location!

Bonuses & compensations

Compensation for tech gadgets & paid work travel expenses, hefty referral bonus.

Sound mind & healthy body

5 paid days off per year for either illness or mental health, sports compensation.

Did we spark your interest?

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