A fast-growing Blockchain startup in New York is looking for a VP of Engineering either onsite or REMOTE.
Our client who are using a token-based economy to incentivize news reporting platform are building an Ethereum-based decentralized marketplace that can be used to create “newsrooms”. Our client's news was covered by Poynter, Bloomberg & Coindesk.
An experienced VP of Engineering is needed to lead its blockchain and crypto economic development.
- You will be responsible for architecting, designing, and building a highly disruptive marketplace for journalism based on the Ethereum blockchain.
- You will lead technical strategy, roadmap, implementation, and performance.
- You will also manage and grow the technical team over time through recruiting, training, and mentorship.
- You should have working knowledge of blockchain technology and token design
- You must have a strong background for architecting data-centric distributed or decentralized systems, and experience with Ethereum Solidity smart contracts.
- You must be an incredibly hands-on, entrepreneurial, and willing to roll up your sleeves whenever necessary.
- You should thrive as a leader both through internal management as well as external community engagement. You should be ambitious, strategic, analytical, creative, reliable, open-minded, and passionate.
- Working knowledge of existing blockchain technologies such as Ethereum, Solidity smart contracts, the Ethereum Virtual Machine, LLL, and IPFS.
- Working familiarity with blockchain technology and the architecture of decentralized networks
- Open source, APIs, interoperability, platforms
- Data architecture, networking, system scalability and security
- Product management, agile methodology, sprint planning, performance measurement
- Recruiting, managing, and leading remote workforces and large developer communities
- Experience running open communities a plus
Whats on offer:
- Competitive salary up to $180,000 plus equity
- Top-notch healthcare, including dental, vision and mental.
- Family leave
- Fitness reimbursements
- Unlimited, unplug-enforced vacation
To find out more please get in touch on firstname.lastname@example.org