Senior Software Engineer

  • Location

    Palo Alto

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering, Blockchain & Fintech

  • Salary:

    Circa $180,000

  • Contact:

    Jason Rumney

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  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

Our client are a market leader in institutional-grade cryptocurrency investment services providing security, compliance, and custodial solutions for blockchain-based currencies. The company has over $2 billion in assets in wallet, and a customer base that includes the world's largest cryptocurrency exchanges and spans more than 50 countries.

Due to rapid growth, our client is seeking a Senior Software Engineer who will join the Engineering team in Palo Alto,


  • Build strong, resilient, and robust APIs and libraries to power our financial services architecture
  • Own functionality and scalability features by taking responsibility from the inception to deployment and customer integration
  • Expose and document functionality to the UI, third-party developers, and our internal and external tooling
  • Collaborate closely with all engineering teams to ensure consistency in understanding of technical requirements and overall work quality
  • Provide mentorship to your peers in the broader engineering team through code reviews and education on best practices

Skills & Experience: 

  • 7+ years of software development
  • Strong experience in JavaScript, Node, GO, Mongo, Postgres, familiarity with Kubernetes
  • You are very confident with RESTful API design
  • You are great with unit and functional testing and debugging
  • Experience in Git/GitHub and branching methodologies, code review tools, CI tools, JIRA, Confluence, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, applied mathematics, or another technical discipline from a top university
  • Background in building large-scale, real-time, and distributed applications is desired
  • You stand out from the crowd because are you extremely good at algorithm design, problem-solving and complexity analysis
  • You are interested in pivoting your career in the future of money and blockchain technology


  • Competitive base salary, bonus and stock options
  • 100% company-paid health insurance for employee, partner and dependents
  • 5% 401k company match
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid vacation
  • Free commuter/parking pass; 5 min from Caltrain
  • Free custom lunches, dinners and snacks 
  • Computer equipment and workplace furniture to suit your needs
  • Great colleagues and inspiring startup environment
  • Benefits may vary based on location.