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Blockchain Engineer

San Francisco, CA, US

Salary

$120K - 150K + Equity

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • blockchain
  • ethereum
  • cryptography
  • cryptocurrency

Benefits & perks

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    To sum it up...

    Build the Protocol for Decentralized Derivatives

    Role overview

    At this company you'll have an opportunity to build state-of-the-art decentralized technology that will redefine global financial markets. By joining us at this early stage you will make fundamental decisions that will shape the course of our company. We prefer passionate quick learners with a history of excellence at top companies and/or universities.

    About dYdX:

    • We invented the leading protocol for decentralized exchange of options and shorts
    • We were founded by an ex-Coinbase, ex-Uber engineer, with Princeton CS background. Our team has previous experience at Google, Bloomberg, Bain, and other top companies
    • We're a small but world-class team with top backers and advisors, including Andreessen Horowitz, Polychain Capital, Brian Armstrong, Fred Ehrsam, and more

    Responsibilities:

    • Implement, test, and audit the smart contracts that comprise our Protocol
    • Drive high level architecture decisions about the future of the protocol
    • Work together with multi-functional teams to develop the best overall product

    Requirements:

    • You have a depth of technical experience and have demonstrated excellence through previous work
    • You write secure, efficient, high quality code
    • You are a fast learner who can quickly master new technologies

    Nice to Haves:

    • You've implemented sufficiently complex Solidity smart contracts
    • You've developed scalable financial infrastructure
    • You have a deep understanding of blockchain technology and cryptoeconomic protocol design
    • You are a security expert (bonus points if a blockchain security expert

    Location

    San Francisco, in northern California, is well known for being a tech haven. However, as one of the most visited cities in the world, it’s also a center of cultural and there’s a strong counter culture sensibility that’s always been an essential part of the city. San Francisco has one of the most prominent LGBT communities in the world, and is one of the most important in the history of LGBT rights and activism.

    The economy of San Francisco is influenced by household tech companies such as Salesforce.com, Reddit, Dropbox, Airbnb, Yelp, Uber, Lyft, etc. The third quarter of 2017, saw $4.177 billion in funding for companies in San Francisco and the North Bay Area. An hour south of the city is “Silicon Valley” which homes Apple, Facebook, Google and Palantir.

    Known for its year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars and colorful Victorian houses. It’s also the home of the famous Alcatraz Island, site of the notorious former prisoner Al Capone.

    Did you know...

    • The average salary for a Software Engineer in San Francisco is $134,000
    • San Francisco has 3% unemployment rate
    Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

    Salary

    $120K - 150K + Equity

    Contract type

    Full time

    Technologies & frameworks

    • blockchain
    • ethereum
    • cryptography
    • cryptocurrency

    Benefits & perks

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

      View All Issues

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