Senior Rust Engineer

Neon Labs

Neon Labs

Software Engineering
Posted on Saturday, March 16, 2024
About Us
Neon EVM is a high-performance, open source platform for launching decentralized applications on the Solana blockchain using the same programming languages and developer tooling as Ethereum. Ethereum developers can scale performance and access new liquidity without significant code changes, or build scalable applications from day one.

Who We're Looking For
We are seeking a skilled Engineer with a solid foundation in low-level development, particularly in Rust, and extensive experience in average-level languages like C++ (6+ years). The ideal candidate will excel in building intricate systems with multiple components and possess a proven track record of successfully bringing projects from concept to production ("Go-To-Production" experience).

Engineering (SWE)
Employment Type
Full Time
Workplace type
Fully remote

Your Responsibilities

Main Tasks (60-70%):
- Finding exceptional solutions for the Neon architecture which hasn't any analogies in the web3 world.
- Finding the unique combination of existing algorithms or propose new approaches to improve the current project to affect on the business goals.
- Deep research of blockchain architectures to find the new way to enhance the Neon platform.

Addition Task (30-40%):

- Solve not usual problems from the clients side during integration our platform with ETH ecosystem.
- Simplify difficult things. Find easy solution to complex problems.

Skills, Nice to have and Strong Plus

  • Utilize expertise in low-level development, especially Rust, to contribute to the creation of robust and scalable systems.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in average-level languages such as C++, leveraging experience to architect and develop complex systems.
  • Lead the design and implementation of intricate systems, ensuring seamless integration of various components.
  • "Go-To-Production" experience.
  • Translate theoretical concepts into practical solutions, staying abreast of the latest technological advancements.
  • Display a scientific mindset, continuously exploring innovative approaches to tackle complex challenges through rigorous experimentation.
  • Analyze research papers, discerning trade-offs, and proposing enhanced solutions to refine core blockchain protocols.
  • Familiarity with GNU/Linux and Python is advantageous.


  • Competitive salary 💰
  • Health insurance compensation 🏥
  • Working in a disruptive and fast-growing industry where the possibilities are endless 🚀
  • Fully remote: your life, your way of working 🌎
  • Freedom, autonomy, and responsibility 💪

About Neon

We are a leading Web3 company dedicated to developing innovative blockchain-based solutions. Our mission is to create technological products that will shape the future of the digital world. We take pride in our cohesive team of professionals who bring bold ideas to life and work on groundbreaking projects. Creativity, innovation, and a commitment to excellence are valued within our organization. If you're looking for an opportunity to make a difference in the world of Web3 and be part of a dynamic and inspiring environment, we are your ideal partner for success.

Our Hiring Process

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Technical Test Assignment

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Technical Interview

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