Principal Computer Scientist

Principal Computer Scientist

United States
$140000 - $200000 per annum, Benefits: annual performance-based bonus, 401k, ESOP, career development, mentorship opportunities


$140-200K + bonuses

I’m working with a globally recognized software development company that specializes in world-class computer science research and OT. They’re looking for a Principal Computer Scientist with a track record of academic excellence in Computer Science or a related field to join their R&D team. As a Principal Computer Scientist, you will be automating cyber capabilities using advanced machine learning to protect systems at scale in OT, working on a number of projects involving Autonomous robotics systems, Automation of cybersecurity capabilities, and Advanced Machine Learning.

This research role is a unique opportunity for a research-driven, high-performing individual looking to apply their expertise to cutting-edge research projects encompassing governments, academia, and tech industry giants. You will join state-of-the-art facilities and collaborate with renowned scientists on a daily basis to analyze and protect security systems on a global scale.
The position has come due to the continued success and subsequent growth of the company and reflects its excellent reputation in the tech world.

Core responsibilities of a Principal Scientist:

  • Develop and participate in externally funded research projects
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders and clients to secure their software and hardware assets
  • Become a thought leader and expand your expertise in your specialized niche area

Requirements of a Principal Scientist:

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science or Master in Computer Science with relevant research and work experience in a related field
  • Experience in one or more of the following fields:
  • AI and Advanced Machine Learning, Autonomous robotics system
  • cryptography programming languages (advanced cryptography, next-generation cryptography, post-quantum cryptography, blockchain, ZKP, MCP, FHE)
  • FPL (e.g. Haskell, Elixir, Kotlin)
  • Excellent communication and technical writing


  • Excellent brand reputation in the tech world
  • You will be working with world-class scientists and pursue your own projects if in alignment with the company’s proposition
  • Exceptional working environment and culture
  • Emplyee-owned company

If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity or know someone who might be interested, then please do get in touch and we can schedule a call!

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