JavaScript Blockchain Engineer / Chicago OR New York

at Motion Recruitment
Published August 26, 2023
Location Chicago, IL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


We are seeking a JavaScript Blockchain Engineer to join this early-stage social discovery company. This is a full-time opportunity with limited in-office requirements in Chicago OR New York.

This startup created an application for users to browse, organize, and monetize developing trends in audio and visual art. The more users engage with the platform, the more opportunities they have to earn rewards and limited drops. As the JavaScript Blockchain Engineer, you'll be responsible for maintaining and updating the existing codebase while also designing and developing new features for this platform built on a mobile blockchain wallet. The ideal candidate would be an expert in React Native and have meaningful experience in the blockchain industry. Bonus points for those who have experience working in a fast-paced, startup environment. Required Skills & Experience

  • 5+ years of experience in React Native for mobile application development
  • 4+ years of fullstack JavaScript development
  • 2+ years of formal experience in the blockchain space
  • B.A. or B.S. in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, cross-functional startup environment

Desired Skills & Experience

  • 3+ years of experience with Node.js
  • 1+ year of experience with Solidity
  • Experience working for a startup writing greenfield code
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Extensive knowledge of the cryptocurrency industry and web3

What You Will Be Doing Tech Breakdown

  • 60% React Native
  • 25% React.js
  • 15% Node.js

Daily Responsibilities

  • 75% Hands On
  • 25% Team Collaboration

The Offer

  • Bonus OR Commission eligible

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) {including match- if applicable}

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.

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