Engineering Team Lead, Blockchain

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Location Atlanta, GA
Date Posted August 28, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Engineering Team Lead, Blockchain

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Kat Sarinas
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Salary: $100,000 - $150,000 per year

A bit about us:

Based in Palo Alto, CA we are a leader in the digital currency space and have created a software that makes us the #1 trader of BitCoin in the US! We are place an emphasis on software and work-life balance. You would be working with a team of talented engineers to be able to help us continue being the leader in digital currency software and how people trade information.

If you are an mid to senior level software engineer with great technical and client facing skills, then please read on….

Why join us?

Do you want to help change how people pay for things? We do too!

  • Competitive Base Salary!
  • Fully paid medical/dental/vision plans for you and any dependents (100% free), catered lunches everyday, and great PTO package!
  • Flexible Work Schedules!
  • Accelerated Career Growth!

Job Details

Responsibilities:

Be a hands-on leader who spends 50% of the time contributing to development efforts and 50% to planning and processes
Integrate with various blockchains to add support for new coins within BitGo’s wallet platform
Partner with the Wallet Services team manager to map out team priorities and schedules
Build strong, resilient, and robust APIs, libraries, and services to power our wallet services: hot and cold wallets, indexing, staking, and SDK services
Own functionality and scalability features by taking responsibility from inception to deployment and customer integration
Expose and document functionality to the UI, third-party developers, and our internal and external tooling
Collaborate closely with all engineering teams to ensure consistency in understanding of technical requirements and overall work quality
Provide mentorship to your peers in the broader engineering team through code reviews and education on best practices
Skills & Experience:

We are looking for teammates who share and practice our values: open communication, transparency, taking ownership, and high level of craftsmanship. We are looking for coworkers who share our vision and mission: deliver trust in digital assets.

Required

Experience leading an agile engineering team
At least 5 years of back-end, server-side software development
Strong experience in microservices architecture
Strong experience with Javascript (Node.JS) or Java
Well versed with PostgreSQL and MongoDB
Strong experience with RESTful API design
Strong experience with message brokers like Kafka
Great with unit and functional testing and debugging
Experience in Git/GitHub and branching methodologies, code review tools, CI tools, JIRA, Confluence, etc.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, applied mathematics, or another technical discipline from a top university
Great at algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
Preferred

Experience splitting a monolith into microservices
Understanding and experience working in the financial industry
Understanding and strong interest in cryptocurrencies and blockchain industry
Familiarity with any of the following: API and SDK services, digital wallets, clearing and settlement, lending, etc.
Familiarity with Kubernetes, Docker, Golang, TypeScript
Experience with large-scale, real-time, and distributed applications

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