Rust Engineer

MagicBlock Labs

MagicBlock Labs

Software Engineering · Full-time
110,000 – 140,000 USD per year
Posted on Thursday, February 29, 2024

About us

MagicBlock Labs is a gaming and technology company building infrastructure for fully onchain games. We are trailblazers, unafraid of challenging the status quo to solve complex problems. We are passionate about gaming as much as we love open-source and building in collaboration with our community. Backed by Tier 1 investors, our team is a mix of technical and creative talent on a quest to define a new vision for open, permissionless and unstoppable games.

Role overview

We're looking for a Rust Developer with experience with Solana/SVM development and a passion for fully onchain games. You will find yourself in the position to shape the early version of our innovative game engine (BOLT), building the foundations and abstracting away the complexity of Solana for game developers. You will have the chance to collaborate with our gaming team to create category-defining fully onchain games.

Key Responsibilities

  • Smart contract Development: Build safe, readable, and performant code while maintaining public-facing tests and documentation
  • Architecture design: influence the design and development of the BOLT engine, ensuring compatibility with the rest of the stack
  • Performance optimization ensure cost-effectiveness and efficiency across programs
  • Collaboration: work closely with the gaming team for fast-prototyping and/or fully-fledged onchain games


  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in Rust
  • Good understanding of Anchor and Solana programs/accounts.
  • You are highly motivated, self-driven, passionate about the onchain gaming vertical
  • You write clean, readable and performant code
  • English language proficiency

Bonus if:

  • You have working knowledge of Solana smart contract development
  • You have a good understanding of the Entity Component System pattern and/or gaming infrastructure


  • Ability to work on the funniest, craziest and most cutting-edge gaming applications
  • Generous stock options plans (signing bonus & performance-based)
  • Fully remote, flexible working schedule
  • Paid quarterly offsites, conferences and travels.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance (US)
  • New laptop and/or budget for work equipment
MagicBlock Labs is an equal opportunity employer.

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