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Blockchain Engineer

New York, NY, US

Salary

$130K - 180K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • java
  • bitcoin
  • ethereum

Benefits & perks

  • flexible working
  • 401k

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To sum it up...

Build integrations with leading cryptocurrencies at this new Digital Asset software startup

Role overview

We are looking for a Blockchain Engineer located in New York City.

The role is to be part of our blockchain development efforts, building gateways that allow our systems to seamlessly connect to and interact with all the major and new chains.

You will need to be resourceful, hardworking, and energetic, and motivated to succeed. You will need to be detail-oriented and able to work in a fast-paced environment. You will use your creativity to come up with solutions to problems few have tried to solve previously.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Contribute to the architecture, design and implementation of new and disruptive financial systems.Β 
  • Research, design, develop, and test blockchain technologies.
  • Design and develop gateways to connect and interact with existing (and future) block chains.
  • Be involved in the global blockchain community, implementing and integrating the latest improvement proposals.
  • Develop proof of concepts for new business and architectural features.
  • Be able to own a task from start to finish with minimal supervision.
  • Review peers' code in a constructive and objective manner.
  • Be a key influence in the hiring process of future developers joining the team.
  • Deliver high quality and QA’d code with established software engineering practices.
  • Achieve high velocity and high quality by maintaining sufficient coverage of unit, functional and load tests.

MUST HAVE SKILLS:

  • 1+ years of relevant work experience with blockchains (Bitcoin, Ethereum, HyperLedger, ...)
  • Solid understanding of blockchain concepts.Β 
  • Hands on use of blockchain tools like Truffle, Ganache.
  • Smart contract development experience with Solidity, ERC20 tokens, and full token lifecycle.
  • Solid fundamentals of data structures and algorithms.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.

NICE TO HAVE SKILLS:

  • Knowledgeable about trading and settlement systems is a plus.
  • Knowledge of microservices and message based architectures.

Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York City’s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

$130K - 180K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • java
  • bitcoin
  • ethereum

Benefits & perks

  • flexible working
  • 401k

Interested in seeing this company work? Contribute to their Open Source.

View All Issues

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