Homomorphic Encryption Scientist

Job description


We are looking for a motivated and high-achieving Homomorphic Encryption Scientist to join our team working on automated machine learning for time series. This is a full-time placement with significant opportunities for personal development.

We offer an intellectually stimulating environment, work within an interdisciplinary team and an inclusive culture. We are a high-calibre, mission-driven team building a technology that improves our world.

The Company

causaLens leads causal AI research. Causality is a major step towards developing true AI. Our technology transforms organisations by autonomously discovering valuable insights that optimise business outcomes. Our flagship product, time-series prediction engine, goes beyond both traditional machine learning and AutoML. It has become the industry standard in the financial sector and is increasingly being used in a wide range of industries. causaLens is run by top scientists and engineers, 70% holding a PhD in a quantitative field. For more information visit www.causaLens.com or contact us on info@causaLens.com. Follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

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Roles and Responsibilities

This is an exciting role for a smart, creative person to lead the research and implementation of the security, particularly homomorphic encryption, of a sophisticated, cutting-edge platform for machine learning on time series data.


  • The opportunity to join a fast-growing, agile, and international team passionate about innovation and making a difference
  • Competitive remuneration
  • Share option scheme
  • Pension scheme
  • 32 days paid holiday allowance (incl. bank holidays)
  • Equipment you need to get the job done (MacBook Pro etc.)
  • Good work-life balance
  • Opportunities for continued learning and self-development, including courses, conferences and book budget
  • Flexible work-from-home and remote days
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Weekly journal club and knowledge sharing presentations
  • Regular team outings, pizza Thursdays and annual company retreats
  • Fruits, snacks and soft drinks in the office
  • Amazing, smart, fun and inspiring colleagues, always there to support your ideas, growth and enthusiasm


Our interview process consists of an intelligence test, interview and an on-site visit. We will do our best to transparently communicate the process with the successful candidates.

Job requirements

  • Creativity and ability to come up with ideas to tackle problems on the cutting edge.
  • Experience in the fundamentals of cryptography
  • Strong academic record (PhD & PostDoc preferred).
  • Strong understanding of machine learning and data science
  • Highly capable, self-motivated, collaborative and personable.
  • Ability to demonstrate integrity and drive.
  • Naturally curious and effective problem solver.
  • An excellent written and verbal communicator with a high level of business acumen.
  • Ability to effectively work independently in a fast-moving environment.