Senior Blockchain Researcher at Immuna (S22)
$120K - $220K  •  0.10% - 1.00%
Risk mitigation platform for crypto investors
United States
3+ years
About Immuna

Web3 has opened up the opportunity to bring financial inclusion not just at a country level but at a global level. Unfortunately, the rising number of exploits/hacks and huge economic losses are preventing the possibility of this vision from becoming true. Immuna is here to play a large role in making this vision a reality by building an intelligence infra company that builds security engines for the web3 platforms. If you are passionate about Web3 and want to help secure the Web3 ecosystem, join us for a front-row seat.

About the role
Skills: Ethereum, Solidity, Blockchain, Python

Immuna platform helps crypto investors manage their risks of investing in crypto assets. The platform monitors and proactively defends investors’ crypto investments from unexpected exploits and undesirable economic situations. It detects on-chain exploits in real time and extracts invested assets on behalf of the investors without needing access to their private keys. For instance: Immuna would have detected anomalous events of unexpected approval and transfers, which led to the $120M BadgerDAO Hack.

The ideal person would be an experienced and fast learner engineer with smart contract dev, security auditing, or Defi trading experience with an entrepreneurial mindset. You will be working with a team of Forbes 30 under 30 serial entrepreneurs comprising Stanford engineers and Berkeley MBA with 10+ years of experience spanning across Forbes AI 50 startups to large tech companies such as Google and Amazon.

This role is about defining attack vectors (both on the web2 and web3 sides) and writing clear specs for engineers and data scientists to automate the monitoring. You will be working closely with the founders to help shape the engineering vision of the company. In addition, you will be architecting smart contracts for a new type of problem in the Blockchain ecosystem and breaking ground in integrating our systems with other technologies.

Must have Skills:

  • Ability to learn fast and work in a team effectively.
  • First principles thinker with solid problem-solving skills.
  • Prior experience in smart contract development with Solidity or Rust.
  • Prior experience building DeFi protocols such as AMMs, lending, etc.
  • Expertise in top blockchain architectures and tools available for development.
  • Prior experience in smart contract auditing or security review.
  • Prior experience in Ethereum Virtual Machine/Geth.

Good to have:

  • Prior experience with Tokenomics and Risk modeling

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