Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Oxford


Compensation: £50k - 60k
Location options: Paid relocation
Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level, Senior
Industry: Cybersecurity, Cryptography
Company size: 11-50 people
Company type: VC Funded

python, security, rust

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

  • architecture
  • ms project
  • project manager
  • software