Proof Automation Engineer

Full Time
Boston, MA
Posted 4 days ago

The Current State

Businesses should be built on a rock-solid foundation. However, the current edge and cloud computing infrastructures are built on a foundation of sand. None of its components should be considered “trusted.” Design and implementation defects in these components give rise to vulnerabilities that can become critical security flaws. And security flaws become safety issues and can severely impact governments and entire industries.

BedRock’s Mission

THE FUTURE IS BUILT ON BEDROCK – An Unbreakable Foundation for Formally Secured Computing. BedRock Systems is on a mission to deliver a trusted computing base from edge to cloud, where safety and security isn’t just a perception, it’s a formally proven reality. Our foundation does not require painful up-stack changes; it embraces existing hardware, operating systems, and application ecosystems. When systems are BedRocked, the operation is secured, innovation is unlocked, new services are launched, trust is re-established, and revenue can grow. Governments and businesses gain back velocity and can securely evolve at the speed of software.

Our Team Is Growing!

BedRock Systems is a stealth startup with a global team. Our platform is based upon cutting-edge technology and leverages the latest development methodologies and tools. We were founded by industry veterans who built large successful companies from scratch. Our top-notch team is a mixture of the best from industry and academia. Come transform the computing landscape. Join the BedRock Systems team!

As a BedRock Proof Automation Engineer you: 

  • Are an expert in automated verification of large C++ codebases to speed up our “code-to-proof” loop by optimizing and improving our automation tooling.
  • Will pitch into developing proofs (40%) as well as automating the process (60%).

* Expected travel 30-50% of the time. Primarily in the US, but Quarterly trip to Europe for All hands meetings etc..

You could be a great fit for this role if you have:

Must Haves:

  • Has built automation for various domains
  • Coq expertise, especially Ltac and deep knowledge of proof terms
  • SMT / SAT solver expertise
  • Comfortable with Ocaml
  • Exposure to separate logic
  • Exposure to C/C++

Nice to Have:

  • Contributed to the development of Coq itself, or plugins
  • Experienced with Iris, possess concurrent systems expertise
  • Kernel / operating systems experience

Related Skills:

  • Automated theorem proving techniques, e.g., resolution and superposition
  • Invariant inference
  • Static analysis
  • Verified / trustworthy / high-assurance software engineering

Why BedRock?

We were founded by industry veterans who built large successful companies from scratch. Our top-notch team is a mixture of the best from industry and academia. Come transform the computing landscape.

BedRock is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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Job CategoryResearch & Development

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