Senior Blockchain Engineer – REMOTE

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Published May 21, 2022
Location Atlanta, GA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

Build a blockchain platform from the ground up and become a key stakeholder in a rapidly expanding startup!

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Karyn Spies
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Salary: $150,000 - $250,000 per year

A bit about us:

We are looking for a full-time Principal Software Engineer to lead the blockchain development group within our product suite and help shape the technology strategy. This is an exciting opportunity for a seasoned engineer to manage a team and build a blockchain platform from the ground up and become a key stakeholder in a rapidly expanding startup.

We’re illuminating the path to a new era in investments. Our blockchain-powered platform gives DeFi investors access to the $123T global fixed-income market, providing access to digital investments with real-world impact. Our growing team of passionate collaborators display integrity, ingenuity and an entrepreneurial spirit in everything we do. We firmly believe that for our company to produce its best work, we must also empower each other to be the best versions of ourselves both personally and professionally.

Why join us?

  • Competitive Salary & Equity
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance coverage
  • 401k Match
  • Unlimited Paid Time Off
  • Equipment Stipend
  • Phone Reimbursement
  • Charity Donation Match

Job Details

What You’ll Do

In this role, you’ll collaborate closely with the founding team to develop, deliver, and launch our tokenization and trading products for the $100+ trillion fixed income market. This position will report to the Chief Technology Officer.

What We Use (Tech Stack / Methodologies)

  • We follow Clean Architecture, Domain Driven Design, and The Twelve-Factor App principles and patterns when building solutions
  • We utilize Kubernetes and Docker to deploy multiple Golang and Java based microservices connected to individual PostgreSQL databases within the Google Cloud environment
  • Services communicate internally over an event bus (Pub/Sub) with Protocol Buffer messages which flow to our data warehouse in Google BigQuery
  • Our blockchain platform is based on Hyperledger Besu and nodes are deployed in multiple cloud environments using NodeJS middleware and Solidity smart contracts
  • The frontend uses React/Typescript and Material UI components which communicate to the backend via GraphQL endpoints
  • DevOps uses infrastructure as code principles and relies on Terraform and Helm scripts to automate environment setup and maintain parity between environments
  • We use Github for version control and use Github Actions for automating CI/CD workflows
  • We adopt egoless programming style during code reviews and encourage rigorous debate using data and proof of concepts to backup discussions
  • We continuously test and monitor using a combination of telemetry and logging tooling from Datadog and other QA and security frameworks

What We Look For

  • 10-15+ years engineering / development experience in a fast paced, agile environment
  • Experience as a team lead and able to perform people management duties
  • Proficiency in multiple languages
  • Ability to succeed in a startup environment
  • Ability to drive a project from concept to release
  • Proficiency in Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Deployment (CD)
  • Proven success as a Full Cycle developer who owned products through their entire life cycle, from inception to support

Nice to Haves

  • BS/BA/MS/PhD degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering or equivalent practical experience
  • Blockchain, Crypto, DeFi, Fintech Startup Experience

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