Senior Blockchain Engineer / JavaScript / Chicago

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


This company is seeking a Senior Blockchain Engineer to join an early-stage social discovery company. This is a full-time opportunity with limited in-office requirements in Chicago, IL.

This blockchain startup created an application for users to view, sort, and monetize upcoming trends in audio and visual art. The more that users engage with the application, the more chances they have to earn rewards and drops. As the Senior Blockchain Engineer, you'll be responsible for maintaining and updating the existing application 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 React.js and have meaningful experience in the blockchain industry, ideally working closely with NFTs. Bonus points for those who have experience working in a fast-paced, startup environment. Required Skills & Experience

  • 4+ years of React Native experience
  • 3+ years of JavaScript development (React.js, Node.js)
  • 2+ years of professional experience in the blockchain space
  • B.S. or B.A. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, cross-functional startup environment

Desired Skills & Experience

  • 2+ years of Solidity experience
  • Experience working for a startup writing greenfield code
  • Outstanding communication skills
  • Extensive knowledge of the cryptocurrency industry and web3
  • Passion for continuous learning and career development

What You Will Be Doing Tech Breakdown

  • 80% React Native
  • 10% React.js
  • 10% 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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