Pioneering Blockchain and Smart Contract Engineer Opportunity
Our client, a leading player in financial tech innovation, is on a mission to unlock financial freedom for everyone, starting with developers. They're building an inclusive, scalable decentralized finance infrastructure platform, making blockchain technology more accessible and frictionless. Developers and companies across the globe use their world-class tooling to build trailblazing applications and systems.
Located in San Francisco, they're currently seeking a Founding Blockchain and Smart Contract Engineer to join their dedicated team.
As a key engineer, you'll:
- Architect and build protocol infrastructure, proxy/interface contracts, and open-source smart contract libraries.
- Build leading-edge blockchain infrastructure, maintaining security, speed, and stability.
- Scope and lead complex technical projects, focusing on readability, security, performance, and scalability.
- Drive standardization in crypto protocols, designing seamless interfaces.
- Maintain top-tier security while building smart contract protocols and backend services.
- Lead by example, developing best practices for EVM protocol upgrades and versioning across networks.
The ideal candidate will have:
- 2-4 years of backend development experience.
- 1-2 years of Solidity smart contract development, including mainnet production deployments of non-trivial protocols.
- A background in Computer Science or a technically related field.
- Proficiency with Solidity, Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM), browser wallet interfaces, and node RPCs.
- Experience designing, building, testing, deploying, and maintaining high-traffic smart contracts.
- Familiarity with cutting-edge developer tools, such as Hardhat, Foundry, Solmate, Huff, Ganache, and/or Truffle.
Bonus Points For:
- Familiarity with the web3 frontend stack.
- A balance of shipping quickly with building secure, robust, scalable infrastructure.
- A “can-do” mentality, or being a former founder or having built side projects.
If you're excited about joining a dynamic team and shaping the future of financial technology, get in touch with us today to learn more about this extraordinary opportunity!