Blockchain Jobs - Blockchain Developer, 1145

at TEKsystems, Inc
Location Pittsburgh, PA
Date Posted July 4, 2018
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Are you interested in kicking off a career in Blockchain technologies? Our client in Pittsburgh is building up a brand new Blockchain-focused team within their Innovations division. They are looking for a junior-level software engineer who bring fresh ideas and innovation from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, and large-scale system design. As a Blockchain Engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to the Innovation Team's needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and their fast-paced business grow and evolve. They need their engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new problems across the full-stack as they continue to push technology forward.

Typical Day in the Role:

  • Research
  • Learning about Blockchain
  • Platform analysis
  • 100% Blockchain
  • Hands-on development

Top Skills Required:

  • Experience with JavaScript & node.js
  • 0-3 years of experience in IT
  • Any knowledge/experience in Blockchain (could be school projects, research, own curiosity, etc.)
  • Innovative mindset - ideal candidate would have experience from startup companies or projects where he/she had a breadth of responsibility and the opportunity to be creative

Nice to haves include experience in a Blockchain platform, Hyperledger fabric, Corda, etc.

The Innovations Division is very unique and has a broad set of skill sets. They look for individuals who can be molded and wear multiple hats. If you have interest in startups or take your own initiative to create things, including your own website, app, company, etc., you might be a great fit with the people of the team. This isn't a typical MIS group, and they work with clients daily.

The goal of the Innovations Team is to build on new technologies and create proof of concepts. These will be released to small markets and analyzed in order to see client reactions.

Perks of working here include high visibility from executive levels, working with the latest technologies, trying something new every day, working with a growing team, and starting out a career in Blockchain. They just recently tapped into this opportunity and has built out part of the team already. Please apply for more information and a full job description!

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.