Ava Labs
Ava Labs makes it simple to launch decentralized applications on Avalanche, the fastest smart contracts blockchain.
Miami, FL

Senior C++ Engineer (Bridge) at Ava Labs (Miami, FL or Remote)

Sorry, this job was removed at 4:41 p.m. (CST) on Thursday, July 28, 2022
Find out who's hiring in Miami, FL.
See all Developer + Engineer jobs in Miami, FL
Easy Apply
By clicking Apply Now you agree to share your profile information with the hiring company.

Want to be a part of the fastest-growing blockchain company? Ava Labs makes it simple to launch applications using Avalanche, a smart contracts platform with 800k+ monthly active users. Avalanche is the fastest blockchain, measured by time to finality, and one of the fastest-growing in crypto – with hundreds of dapps and $12B+ in total economic value locked.

Founded by the creators of Avalanche, Ava Labs strives to digitize every asset in the world. In addition to building Avalanche and other tools to support the ecosystem, we offer expertise to ensure that all individuals and organizations can seamlessly use Avalanche and its vibrant app ecosystem. Join us as we empower people to easily and freely digitize all the world’s assets on one open, programmable blockchain platform.


The Avalanche Bridge is a new cross-chain transfer solution developed by Ava Labs using Intel SGX technology. The bridge currently allows Ethereum users to seamlessly move their ERC20s over to the Avalanche ecosystem to leverage the DApps and platforms available on Avalanche. From launch in July 2021 to July 2022, the Avalanche Bridge has secured more than $60B in transfers between Ethereum, Bitcoin, and Avalanche. Over the past year it has consistently been the #1 bridge by Total Value Locked.

  • Design, optimize, and implement novel cross-chain transfer and interoperability protocols
  • Contribute to core technical projects of the Avalanche Bridge, from planning through release
  • Work with our talented product, business, and engineering teams to communicate and align on upcoming features and releases
  • Develop automated testing suites and tools
  • Support our DevOps team with new releases and production monitoring (on-call rotation)
  • Engage with our open source community
  • BS in Computer Science or related discipline 
  • 5+ years of professional software development experience
  • 1+ yrs of hands on blockchain, consensus protocols, distributed systems or applied cryptography (professional OR independent)
  • Full Life Cycle Development
  • Expert level C++
  • Strong understanding of Distributed Systems (fee structures, transaction formats & consensus mechanisms)
  • Experience with Cloud Deployments (Native Cloud AWS and/or Azure)
  • Ansible is a plus
  • Smart Contract development experience is a plus
  • Experience with HD (Hierarchical Deterministic) Wallets is a plus
  • Cryptography is a plus
  • Experience leading teams is a plus
#LI-BA1 #LI-Remote


We're a global, world-class team of experts in computer science, economics, finance, marketing, and law with offices in New York City and Miami. We're highly passionate about Web3 and redefining the way people build and use finance and decentralized applications of all kinds. The company received early-stage funding from Andreessen Horowitz, Initialized Capital, and Polychain Capital, with angel investments from Balaji Srinivasan and Naval Ravikant.

Ava Labs is committed to diversity in the workplace and we’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not hire on basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by local, state or federal law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

See More
Easy Apply
By clicking Apply Now you agree to share your profile information with the hiring company.
Candidate Location Eligibility:
Albuquerque, NM
Ann Arbor, MI
Atlanta, GA
Austin, TX
Baltimore, MD
Baton Rouge, LA
Birmingham, AL
Boise, ID
Boston, MA
Buffalo, NY
Charleston, SC
Charlotte, NC
Chicago, IL
Cincinnati, OH
Cleveland, OH
Colorado, CO
Columbus, OH
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
Dayton, OH
Des Moines, IA
Detroit, MI
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR
Greensboro, NC
Hampton Roads, VA
Hartford, CT
Houston, TX
Huntsville, AL
Indianapolis, IN
Jacksonville, FL
Kansas City, MO
Las Vegas, NV
Lexington, KY
Lincoln, NE
Little Rock, AR
Los Angeles, CA
Louisville, KY
Madison, WI
Memphis, TN
Miami, FL
Milwaukee, WI
Minneapolis–Saint Paul, MN
Nashville, TN
New Orleans, LA
New York City, NY
Ogden, UT
Oklahoma City, OK
Omaha, NE
Orlando, FL
Other US Location
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
Pensacola, FL
Peoria, IL
Philadelphia, PA
Phoenix – Mesa – Scottsdale, AZ
Pittsburgh, PA
Portland, ME
Portland, OR
Providence, RI
Provo, UT
Raleigh-Durham, NC
Reno, NV
Richmond, VA
Rochester, NY
Sacramento, CA
Salt Lake City, UT
San Antonio, TX
San Diego, CA
San Francisco, CA
San Luis Obispo, CA
Santa Cruz, CA
Seattle, WA
Spokane, WA
St. Louis, MO
Tallahassee, FL
Tampa Bay, FL
Tucson, AZ
Tulsa, OK
Washington DC
Wichita, KS
Wilmington, NC

What are Ava Labs Perks + Benefits

Ava Labs Benefits Overview

Remote-First Work Culture

Top tier Healthcare, Dental and Vision Benefits

401k Retirement Plan

FSA/HSA Options

Commuter Benefits Plan

Life Insurance

Short/Long Term Disability

Paid Memberships to OneMedical

Spring Health: Personalized Mental Health Care

Rightway Personal Care Concierge Membership

XP Health Vision Care

Care Concierge by Rightway

EmpowerDX: at home health testing

Employer Paid Financial Planning Services/Resources

SmartSpend Plus Membership (Gym, Travel & Shopping Discounts)

Student Loan Discount Plan

Gym Membership Reimbursement

Unlimited PTO Vacation Policy

Travel Assist: Global traveler resources

10 Paid Holidays per year

Paid Family Leave & Bonding Time

Private Equity Options

Cryptocurrency Based Equity Options

Partners with Nonprofits
Avalanche Foundation
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
$3650 for a single plan (employee only medical coverage) $7,300 for a family plan (employee plus dependent(s) medical coverage)
Disability Insurance
SHORT TERM DISABILITY 60.00% to $2,500per week LONG TERM DISABILITY 60.00% to $12,000per month
Dental Benefits
GuardianDental Premier, Guardian Dental Standard Plan
Vision Benefits
Vision Premier
Health Insurance Benefits
EmpireExclusive Premier PPO, Empire PPO 10, Empire PPO 20, Cigna OAP 20, Empire HSA 1500, Cigna HDHP 1500, Empire EPO 10, Cigna OAPIN 20
Life Insurance
3x Salary to $1,000,000
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Gym Reimbursement
Mental Health Benefits
Spring Health
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Ava Labs offers stock options AND cryptocurrency based stock options
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Ava Labs offers 16 weeks of fully paid maternity leave and 12 weeks of fully paid paternity leave for new parents with at least six months of service
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Ava Labs is a remote first organization with access to offices for local and traveling employees
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Catered lunches for employees Tues-Thurs
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within

More Jobs at Ava Labs

Easy Apply
By clicking Apply Now you agree to share your profile information with the hiring company.
Learn more about Ava LabsFind similar jobs like this