PQShield Company Profile

Software Engineer at PQShield (Oxford, UK)

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Job Description

  The role We are looking for a software engineer to work on the development of post-quantum cryptographic solutions to join our growing team. The software engineer will be working closely with a team of cryptography researchers/engineers. PQShield Ltd is a young and dynamic company which would suit a motivated candidate looking to further their career in software engineering within an exciting industry. Senior software engineers are also encouraged to apply. Key duties Write efficient and secure code Own release and QA cycles of your code Work with project manager and customer support to fix bugs  Person specification BSc in Computer Science or equivalent years of experience in product quality programming. Experience with programming and debugging skills, in particular, proven experience with Python  Experience with C and/or Rust programming languages is desirable Experience with one of the following: Model-View-Controller architecture, GUI or web app development Understanding of applications architecture and experience with commercial software Understanding of Private and Public Key Cryptography and relevant tools and libraries such as OpenSSL Enjoy working in a team Strong communication skills and excellent attention to detail Ability to prioritise effectively and effective problem-solving skills Self-motivated and creative software engineer who is interested in progression within this role as the company expands What we can offer you Very competitive salary Private health insurance for yourself and family (spouse and children), including travel, dental and optical 25 days annual leave Gym Membership discount Relocation costs Flexible and friendly work environment The chance to join us on this exciting adventure as we enter the Quantum-era of technology