VP of Engineering – Web3/Blockchain/Gaming Engineer

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Published August 24, 2023
Location Stamford, CT
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Exciting startup at the intersection of Blockchain and Gaming is looking to bring on a hands-on VP of Engineering!

This Jobot Job is hosted by: Richard Marion
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Salary: $140,000 - $200,000 per year

A bit about us:

We are a pre-launch startup founded by a 2nd-time CEO who recently had a 9-figure exit. We are building the world's leading Web3 gaming economy marketplace.

You will be surrounded by successful founders and leaders with successful startup exits under their belts as we build our next company together!

Why join us?

This role will be our Head of Engineering and will grow into the VP level. Starting as a hands-on Software Engineer building Smart Contracts in Solidity, and providing both strategy and hands-on coding. This role reports directly to the CEO!

Job Details

Job Details:

We are on the lookout for a highly skilled, passionate, and experienced Permanent VP of Engineering to join our innovative team. This position is for those who have a deep understanding and hands-on experience in the areas of Blockchain, Gaming, Web3, Solidity, Smart Contracts, NFT, and Rust. The role requires a minimum of 3 years of experience in the technology industry. The ideal candidate will be responsible for leading our engineering team and driving the development of our cutting-edge Web3/Blockchain/Gaming projects.


  • Lead and manage a diverse team of engineers, setting clear goals, managing project loads, and ensuring deadlines are met.
  • Oversee the development of blockchain-based applications and gaming platforms, ensuring they are efficient, secure, and scalable.
  • Develop and implement best practices for software development, testing, and deployment methodologies.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features.
  • Translate business requirements into technical specifications, ensuring that all needs are met.
  • Drive the adoption of new technologies and techniques, staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends.
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance, fostering an environment of continuous learning and improvement.
  • Ensure the team adheres to established coding standards and embraces efficient and robust software engineering practices.
  • Actively participate in the design and code review process, ensuring the highest quality of technology solutions.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field. An advanced degree is a plus.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in the technology industry, specifically in blockchain, gaming, and Web3.
  • Proven experience with programming languages such as Solidity and Rust.
  • Deep understanding of blockchain protocols, smart contracts, and cryptographic principles.
  • Experience in developing gaming applications, with a focus on performance, scalability, and user experience.
  • Knowledge of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) and their application in the gaming industry.
  • Strong leadership skills, with a proven ability to manage a team of engineers effectively.
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills, with a knack for complex challenges.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to articulate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Self-motivated, with a strong passion for learning and staying up-to-date with industry trends.
  • Experience with agile development methodologies and tools.
  • Proven ability to deliver high-quality software in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

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