Prior software development experience is necessary
For those up to the challenge, working at ProtonMail provides an exciting atmosphere, and makes you a part of one of Europe's highest-profile startups. Together, ProtonMail and ProtonVPN have millions of users, and we are growing rapidly. We're looking for bright, highly motivated problem solvers to join our team of experts.
ProtonMail has over 100 employees located in Geneva, San Francisco, Vilnius, Skopje, Prague, Zurich or working remotely around the world.
What You will do:
At ProtonMail, our number one priority is protecting our users’ privacy by providing end-to-end encrypted email communication. Our main desktop application, ProtonMail Bridge, runs in the background on your computer. The Bridge offers local SMTP and IMAP servers for your email client so that you can seamlessly send and receive encrypted emails.
Our desktop developer will get to work on all different aspects of the Bridge, including the UX, GUI, client-API communication, MIME parsing, and optimizing the performance of local servers.
- Experience developing desktop applications.
- Cross-platform development: Windows, macOS, and Linux.
- Experience using object-oriented compiled languages, e.g. golang, C++, C#, Rust.
Why work at ProtonMail?
- Comfortable using collaborative tools (git, gitlab CI, etc.) and methods (tests, changelogs, etc.)
- Understand the principles of UI design and good UX
- Knowledge of golang and Qt QML is an advantage
- Startup culture where everyone’s opinion matters and can have a significant impact
- We work on interesting, challenging problems. Each day you will face a new issue, and there is never a dull moment
- Our rapid growth means there are many opportunities for advancement
- Do something meaningful. ProtonMail protects dissidents, journalists, and activists. Our work saves lives.
- Be part of something bigger. Millions of people and businesses around the world have embraced our idea of an Internet where privacy and security are the default. Join the privacy revolution that is changing the world
How to apply?
Send your resume to and explain why you are interested in working at ProtonMail.