Date Posted
26 Oct 2024

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PhD Project
IMDEA Software Institute

Security and Privacy in Blockchain

26 Oct 2024

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Position Description

The IMDEA Software Institute offers an intern position in the area of security and privacy in blockchain, in the context of the project SLN: Scalability for the Lightning Network. The intern will work under the supervision of Pedro Moreno-Sanchez.

Who should apply?: Applicants should have finished (or be close to finish) a master degree in Computer Science. Experience in cryptography, distributed systems or blockchain is highly valued.

Working at IMDEA Software: The positions are based in Madrid, Spain where the IMDEA Software Institute is situated. Salaries are internationally competitive and include attractive conditions such as access to an excellent public healthcare system. The working language at the institute is English. Knowledge of Spanish is not required.

Dates: The position has guaranteed funding for 6 months. There exists the possibility to stay afterwards as PhD student. The preferred starting date is early 2021.

How to Apply

How to apply?: Applicants interested in the position should submit their application at using reference code 2020-10-intern-blockchain. Deadline for applications is November 30th, 2020. Review of applications will begin immediately. Contact: For enquiries about the positions, please contact: pedro(dot)moreno(at)imdea(dot)org

Position Category: Technology. Position Type: PhD Project.