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Senior Compiler Engineer


Remote within United States

PST (–5/+5 h)

Posted 6 months ago

writing a backend compiler for LLVM (or a WASM IR) to target the new ISA

Tech stack

  • Rust

We are looking for a Senior Compiler Engineer to join our team to develop a new virtual machine optimized for generating succinct proofs of computational soundness. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing and implementing a backend compiler for LLVM or WASM IR to target the new ISA.


 • Design and implement a backend compiler for LLVM or WASM IR to target the new ISA.

 • Ensure that the new virtual machine supports compilation from existing high-level programming languages without modifying existing compiler toolchains.


 • Bachelor's, Master's or PhD's degree in Computer Science or a related field.

 • Strong programming skills in Rust, LLVM or WASM IR.

 • Proven experience in developing compilers, particularly backend compilers for LLVM or WASM IR.

 • Knowledge of computer architecture and virtual machine design.

 • Familiarity with computational soundness proofs and relevant algorithms.

 • Experience with high-level programming languages and compiler toolchains.

 • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

If you're passionate about virtual machine design, compiler development, and algorithm optimization, and you're looking for a challenging new opportunity, please apply with your resume. We are flexible with compensation for exceptional candidate.

What makes you a perfect
candidate for this role

  • An academic degree in the relevant field

  • 10+

    years of commercial experience
  • Corresponding level of skills:



  • Language skills:




$200K - 400K + Equity

Role type

Full time

Visa sponsorship

Not provided

Benefits & perks

  • Remote Working

  • Weekly knowledge sharing session

  • Monthly company events and office days out that we get to pick.

  • Dogs / cats very welcome

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