Senior Protocol Engineer

Marathon Digital Holdings

Remote, Oregon, United States Remote

Full Time

Business Operations / Mining


Oct 25


The Senior Protocol Engineer should have extensive knowledge of protocol development with expertise in extending native tokenization to UTXO blockchains.


  • Design the base layers of a blockchain protocol by drawing on insight from top cryptocurrency ecosystems.
  • Implement complex features creatively, iteratively, and in tune with market insight gathered from other team members.
  • Leverage an extensive professional network to ideate, validate releases, and attract ecosystem developers.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or similar preferred
  • Languages: C++, Rust
  • Thorough understanding of UTXO and account based Blockchain transaction patterns
  • Deep fundamental understanding of Token Platform Protocols: ERC-20, ERC-721, ERC-1155, Counterparty, BRC-20, Ordinal Inscriptions, STAMPS
  • Excellent working knowledge of Lightning Network and related token technologies: Taproot Assets (Taro), Submarine Swaps
  • Willingness to travel as needed
  • GitHub commits to a major Blockchain protocol node client repo (preferred)
  • Knowledge of Cryptography / Cryptographic signature schemes (preferred)

Benefits offered:

  • Company paid Health Insurance (base plan)
  • Company paid Dental Insurance (base plan)
  • Company paid Vision Insurance (base plan)
  • Company Paid Basic Life & AD&D Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Aflac Voluntary Products
  • Legal Plans
  • Pet Insurance
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability
  • Paid time off

Marathon Digital Holdings is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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