Senior Motion Designer – 3 Month Contract At Recur
This is a completely remote role and can work anywhere in the US. ***This is a 3 month contract opportunity, with the possibility of extension*** RECUR is a technology company that designs & develops dedicated branded experiences that allow fans to buy, collect, and re-sell digital products and collectibles (NFTs). RECUR is the only blockchain-agnostic NFT platform ultimately giving its brand partners the widest range of distribution and their fan bases the widest range of utility. RECUR also co-authored the recurring royalty standard for NFTs, allowing for creators, artists, athletes, and brands to participate in the secondary sales of their assets in perpetuity. RECUR is seeking a Senior Motion Designer to join its team on a contract basis. This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-growing team, where you will build experiences for some of the most coveted brands in the world on innovative, creative projects in the nascent and growing NFT space. What you will do at RECURDesign and create 3D/2D NFTs for Film Animate and bring to life 3D/2D NFTs Develop an evolving toolkit of assets that enable procedural content creation Assure assets are polished and of the highest production quality Come up with creative ways to display information. Research and become familiar with new IP quicklyWhat you bring to RECUR5+ years of professional motion graphics experience Interest in NFTs/Crypto space Expert knowledge of Cinema 4D Expert knowledge of Octane Render, Redshift, or Arnold. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite with a strong emphasis on After Effects, and Photoshop. The ability to take critique without ego The ability to work proactively and generate ideas with a team The ability to quickly deliver high-quality work under tight timelines with strong attention to detailThis is a completely remote role and can work anywhere in the US. #LI-REMOTE
Engineering Manager, Core At Near
About The Role: We are looking for a productive, meticulous, and empathetic people manager who loves working in an energetic and free-thinking environment, feels comfortable with exciting technical problems, and most importantly who shares with us the same desire to make the web free again. The Pagoda Engineering team is looking for a person to manage the work on the protocol specification and its implementation in Rust. You will be working with complex concurrent systems, low-level code, complicated state machines, and novel algorithms. You will be expected to project technical excellence, accountability, and empathy for the rest of the team. What You'll Be Doing:Building great engineering teams, ensuring the happiness and productivity of the individuals. Collaborating with recruiting on hiring and sourcing exceptional candidates; Establishing and following the minimal necessary processes, like technical roadmaps, OKRs, milestones, regular team meetings; Communicating with the dependent parties, which includes internal teams, the external partners, and the engineering community; Establishing resilient team culture that can overcome any turbulence without burnout;What We're Looking For:We expect you to either have experience or being able to design complex distributed and concurrent systems; being able to reason about game-theoretic concepts, incentives, and adversarial scenarios; While you should have a zeal for technical excellence, you should be very comfortable with balancing degrees of risk and business needs; You should be a great communicator and remain calm under pressure or when juggling multiple priorities; You should be a humble and inspirational leader who is comfortable leading by example;We'd Love If You Have:We prefer if you have familiarity with blockchains, concurrent systems, cryptography, or virtual machines;Here’s What Our Interview Process Looks Like: Depending on calendar availability, from the first stage to the final stage, we do our best to keep the entire process to under three weeks. Our interviews take place via Zoom and typically consists of the following stages:Internal Recruiter Call (30 to 45 minutes) Meet with the Hiring Manager (30-60 minutes) Technical & Leadership Interviews (4 x 60 minutes) Culture & Values Interview (30 to 45 minutes)Please let us know if you require any special requirements for your interview and we’ll do our best to accommodate. Location: Anywhere in the world
Senior Crypto Front End Software Engineer, Cbdc, Ripplex At Ripple
Hyper-Accelerating the Internet of Value. We champion the builders of tomorrow by providing the infrastructure, tools, services, programs and support for creation on one of the world’s fastest, most sustainable and consistently reliable public blockchain - XRPL. By supporting an open community of developers, they can advance the solutions and innovation needed to allow businesses, consumers, institutions and governments to fuel the engine of a new digital economy. RippleX operates on the belief that realizing the Internet of Value hinges on how easily new technology works for more people, and how effectively we can change the way the world operates today. RippleX is helping more people participate in the digital economy through:Practical support and capabilities to develop applications that move digital value faster and more easily Empowering a community that’s democratizing the digital economy The expertise of a technology company that is known for vision and pragmatism Blockchain infrastructure that is supported by RippleX and owned by everyoneWe have a big vision and the ambition to match. We are seeking the same in engineers. You also see the huge potential of this technology and have the entrepreneurial spirit and technical excellence to realize the vision we have. There is a lot of work to get there but we are committed to building out the best team to achieve this. This role is based in San Francisco, New York City, or remote. Key Responsibilities:Support and create tools and services that surprise and delight the community of developers Contribute to the technical vision of our products and services Create and support user interfaces that surprise and delight customers Prototype new user experiences relating to CBDCs and the XRP Ledger Work with other internal/external partners and stakeholders to gather feedback and improve our products and servicesRequirements:5+ years experience building front-end applications using React Knowledge of front-end fundamentals: HTML, CSS, JavaScript You care about UX and work well with design teams Experience building responsive and accessible user interfaces Experience working with, defining, and consuming APIs (REST and/or GraphQL) You seek to deeply understand the low-level details of the technologies you work with and the problems you work on You look to solve problems with simple solutions, rather than technically perfect ones Bachelor’s in Computer Science or similar plus 5+ years of software development experienceNice-to-HaveTypescript experience preferred Experience working on open source projects Experience working on developer platformsWHAT WE OFFER:The chance to work in a fast-paced start-up environment with experienced industry leaders A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact Competitive salary and equity 100% paid medical and dental and 95% paid vision insurance for employees starting on your first day 401k (with match), commuter benefits Industry-leading parental leave policies Generous wellness reimbursement and weekly onsite programs Flexible vacation policy - work with your manager to take time off when you need it Employee giving match Modern office in San Francisco’s Financial District Fully-stocked kitchen with organic snacks, beverages, and coffee drinks Weekly company meeting - ask me anything style discussion with our Leadership Team Team outings to sports games, happy hours, game nights and more!
Revenue Operations Analyst At Elliptic
Who are we?We are Elliptic. We pioneered the use of blockchain analytics and financial crime compliance, becoming the leading provider of crypto compliance solutions globally. Our products are used by some of the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchanges, financial institutions and government agencies to screen over $1 billion of transactions every single week. We couldn’t achieve our mission without our incredible team of Elliptites. We’ve come a long way since 2013, and we have a long way left to go. That’s why we’re always looking for talented, passionate people to join us in the cryptoasset revolution and shape the future of finance with us. Our values aren’t just buzzwords; everything Elliptites do, together as a company and for our customers, is grounded in our values of Empowerment, Positive Impact, Openness, Creating Connections and Curiosity. It isn’t just what we do that matters - it’s how and why we do it. What’s the role?We’re looking for someone to act as the glue for the Revenue Ops function, helping ensure the team is running smoothly and firing on all cylinders! Reporting into the Head of Revenue Operations, as the Revenue Operations Analyst you will: Help to ensure Salesforce acts as a single source of truth for the business - giving our teams visibility into all commercial data across the pipeline. Act as the first point of contact to our North America's based Sales, Marketing, and Customer Success teams - supporting them real time with the information, insights and process support they need to serve our Customers. Help us drive and improve our foundational commercial processes (from data hygiene to contracting.) Support our sales team on their journey to success! Support the Head of Revenue Operations with strategic initiatives, data analysis and projects What will you do? Provide real-time support for our North America team members for issues relating to Salesforce (and all our commercial tech ecosystem); support Sales team on contracting, pricing approvals and all other Sales support. Conduct all standard reporting and manage core commercial processes, identifying opportunities for improvement where possible. Act as our data hygiene glue (checking, chasing, maintaining) while putting in processes to ensure everyone takes accountability for their own pipeline and sales performance hygiene. Act as an administrator on our commercial systems (Salesforce, ZoomInfo, Salesloft, Juro etc.) - everything from setting up new users to supporting our sales team with queries (data input or ad hoc analyses) Support Sales Leadership and Head of Legal with contracting. Monitor the Revenue Ops inbox, escalating legal negotiations to our Head of Legal. Respond to Sales Reps’ questions on deal structures and Revenue operations processes (e.g., setting up new opportunities in various systems.) Support the sales function in conducting sales meeting prep and routine analyses (e.g., week, month, quarterly sales performance) Track price book, discounts, and rationale. Ensure our Sales team is equipped with the right information at the right time, Assist with the management of prospecting tasks to drive qualified pipeline (e.g., government registrations) Support bid management team on proposals / RFP responses What will you bring?You will be a great fit if you: Have a keen attention to detail Have a great attitude and a growth mindset - we need to put a lot of foundational work in place and expect the person in this role to be able to grow with our company! Feel a sense of satisfaction from helping others win. Are hyper organized and love putting structure around things! Are always willing to learn and keep improving. Our ideal candidate: Has 1 - 2 years experience in an Operations role, ideally in a start-up/scale-up environment Experience with Salesforce reporting and administration What’s in it for you?Let’s get to the good stuff: besides being part of an incredible team, what does joining Elliptic mean for you? You’ll be paid a competitive salary, along with Share Options As well as a work pension scheme, enhanced parental leave, and 25 days holiday, you’ll also get a day off to celebrate your birthday - have a drink for us! We take your physical and mental health seriously - that’s why we provide private healthcare (we use Vitality) and access to Spill Mental Health Support, as well as a $500 work-from-home budget to make that home office extra comfy You’ll be working with top-of-the-range equipment, with access to our snazzy office (with unlimited snacks, and lunch on us every other Wednesday), plus quarterly off-sites including an annual company offsite in a fantastic location (our 2022 offsite is in sunny Portugal!) Your personal development is important to us, so you’ll have a $1000 annual budget to use, not just on professional training, but on anything that pushes you towards your goals - whether it’s a gym membership, training course, or yoga retreat. You’ll also have access to a LinkedIn Learning subscription. We’re committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace. Our people are our biggest asset; we have mountain bikers, skiers, surfers, runners, gamers, actors, musicians, social media influencers, and every other variety of people. We have family people, single people, extroverts, introverts, and everything in between. We welcome and embrace people from all backgrounds and identities at Elliptic, and encourage you to apply for any role that gets you fired up, even if you’re not sure at first glance that you have everything we’ve mentioned.
Program Manager, Talent Acquisition At Kraken Digital Asset Exchange
About Kraken As one of the largest and most trusted digital asset platforms globally, we are empowering people to experience the life-changing potential of crypto. Trusted by over 8 million consumer and pro traders, institutions, and authorities worldwide - our unique combination of products, services, and global expertise is helping tip the scales towards mass crypto adoption. But we’re only just getting started. We want to be pioneers in crypto and add value to the everyday lives of billions. Now is not the time to sit on the sidelines. Join us to bring crypto to the world. To ensure Kraken is the right fit for you, please ensure you read Kraken Culture Explained to find out more about us! The Talent Acquisition team at Kraken is hiring for  the TA Programs Team! We are investing in our passionate Talent Acquisition Programs team, and are looking for an experienced Program Manager. The Talent Acquisition (TA) Programs team is accountable for effective planning and execution of Products, Programs, Processes and Mechanisms that support our recruiting team to establish benchmarks for TA efficiency, effectiveness and experience within our talent markets. There’s a lot to do, and some of the efforts include Program Management of our technology stack implementations, Process establishment/improvement, and establishing frameworks for Talent Acquisition controllership and leading. Kraken Life  For over a decade, Kraken has managed to attract and retain many of the most talented crypto experts in the world. To ensure Kraken is the right fit for you, please ensure you read our Kraken Culture and learn about our Kraken Values. US, EMEA, #Canada We’re powered by people from around the world with their own unique and diverse experiences. We value all Krakenites and their talents, contributions, and perspectives, regardless of their background. We encourage you to apply for roles where you don't fully meet the listed requirements, especially if you're passionate or knowledgable about crypto! As an equal opportunity employer we don’t tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Whether that’s based on race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws.  Stay in the know Kraken Culture Explained Follow us on Twitter Catch up on our blog Follow us on LinkedIn
Product Marketing Manager – Cards At Ledger
We're making the world of digital assets accessible and secure for everyone.  Join the mission. Founded in 2014, Ledger is the global platform for digital assets and Web3. Over 15% of the world’s crypto assets are secured through our Ledger Nanos. Headquartered in Paris and Vierzon, with offices in the UK, US, Switzerland and Singapore, Ledger has a team of more than 700 professionals developing a variety of products and services to enable individuals and companies to securely buy, store, swap, grow and manage crypto assets – including the Ledger hardware wallets line with more than 5 millions units already sold in 180 countries.  At Ledger, we embody the values that make us unique: Pragmatism, Audacity, Commitment, Trust and Transparency. Have a look at our Origins video here. In 2022, Ledger aims to develop its solution even further to create a specific platform giving you access to the crypto and Web3.0 services that you need, in a secure and simple environment. To expand our visibility and ensure the success of our products, we are looking for a Product Marketing Manager focusing on the crypto debit card and services that will be developed in 2022. Under the supervision of the Senior Product Marketing Manager, inside the Brand Amplification department, your role will consist in developing effective marketing strategies and plans to communicate the features and benefits of your product line.  We are an equal opportunity employer for all without any distinction of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability or age.
Fp&a Internship At Ledger
We're making the world of digital assets accessible and secure for everyone. Join the mission. Founded in 2014, Ledger is the global platform for digital assets and Web3. Over 15% of the world’s crypto assets are secured through our Ledger Nanos. Headquartered in Paris and Vierzon, with offices in UK, US, Switzerland and Singapore, Ledger has a team of more than 700 professionals developing a variety of products and services to enable individuals and companies to securely buy, store, swap, grow and manage crypto assets – including the Ledger hardware wallets line with more than 5 millions units already sold in 180 countries.  At Ledger, we embody the values that make us unique: Pragmatism, Audacity, Commitment, Trust and Transparency. Have a look at our Origins video here.  In this role, you will support the FP&A team and be a key part in helping the growth of the business. You will have the opportunity to work on different projects such as creating reports and analysis or updating business plan. Start of the internship: September 2022 Duration of the internship: 6 months We are an equal opportunity employer for all without any distinction of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability or age.
Senior Software Engineer, Core Banking Platform (golang) At Blockfi
BlockFi is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Core Banking Platform team! About the Team The Core Banking Platform Team designs, develops, integrates, and maintains critical backend infrastructure for BlockFi's Products used by our clients worldwide. As a member of this team, you will help to build highly available, resilient, & secure services using Golang (Go) that will be used by every BlockFi product at global scale. We’re building the core services that power our business and help manage multi-billion worth of assets. We are pragmatic problem solvers that are excited to tackle some of the most interesting challenges in the Crypto-FinTech arena. Your Mission As a Senior Software Engineer, you will lead the development of features and mid-sized projects, identify and define problems, design and implement technical solutions, and mentor and teach more junior engineers. We are looking for proactive, collaborative, and adaptive engineers who have real world distributed systems experience at scale.Architect/Design:Work with diverse stakeholders to ensure our systems are built for availability, reliability, resilience, scalability, performance, and security from the ground up. Write design proposals and review proposals from other engineers. Ensure tradeoffs are clearly and publicly documented, and that designs are aligned with business goals.Deliver and Own Solutions:Responsible for creating and executing on plans and designs end to end: estimating, prototyping, implementing, testing, maintaining, debugging, and supporting high-quality software in production. Work with stakeholders to understand and document both functional and quality attribute requirements. Adhere to quality standards through cross-team communication, mentoring, code review, and backlog grooming. Accountable for system availability and monitoring system health; ensure alerts, metrics, and runbooks are in place; and debug issues in production.Adapt:Quickly learn new tools and technologies, develop an understanding of existing systems, and identify and tackle high impact work. Proactively seek to learn about the company, products, processes, and culture. Align technical decisions with business goals.Your ExpertiseTechnical Breadth as well as Depth in Several Areas:5+ years of industry experience working with, designing, and building distributed systems at scale. 2+ years experience with Go. Experience building and owning business critical distributed systems running on AWS or GCP or other public cloud. Experience with fintech or banking platforms is preferred. Experience with containerized deployments and continuous integration methodologies Able to clearly identify, communicate, and document technical tradeoffs, and guides others to do the same.Technical Ownership: Experience owning software systems end-to-end, designing, estimating, implementing, testing, maintaining, debugging, and supporting high-quality software in production. Communication: Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills. Collaboration: Empathetic and does the legwork required for building consensus. Always seeks out feedback on technical designs, solutions, and code. Initiative and focus on outcomes: Works independently and takes initiative while maintaining transparency and collaboration. Can deliver high quality solutions without assistance. Proactively identifies problems and comes to conversations with possible solutions. Adaptive: Ability and motivation to quickly learn new languages, technologies and tools. Pragmatic bias toward outcomes, and technical decisions that solve real business problems.Your Perks:We benefit from the great work our employees do each day. That is why we are committed to providing a variety of awesome benefits to help them live their best lives.Competitive Compensation because we value your experience and expertise Unlimited vacation / sick days because everyone deserves time for R&R Flexible work environment because we are a geographically dispersed team and we believe in balance A close-knit team of enthusiastic, collegial and driven people to work alongside in a highly meritocratic environment because teamwork makes the dreamwork
Partner Support Engineer At Metaplex Studios
Fully Remote, Anywhere in the U.S.Metaplex Studios Metaplex is the official standard for Solana NFTs and the largest NFT ecosystem in the world. In less than one year since launch, we have experienced massive growth with tens of millions of NFTs created using the Metaplex protocol, facilitating over $3 billion in commerce for developers and creatives of all kinds. Solana's energy efficiency, low cost, and fast transaction speeds provide a unique opportunity now to build a future for NFTs as the infrastructure for an increasingly broad scope of use cases. As of July 2022, one million Metaplex NFTs are minted every 18 days to be featured in gaming, arts & collectibles, marketplaces, developer tools, and more. On a mission to empower creators, Metaplex champions a world full of diverse perspectives, creativity and art. For this to be possible, creators must have increased access to their audience, powerful tools that are easy to use, and be able to retain more financial benefits from the sales and use of their work. We believe tokens and blockchain technology are a critical tool for this purpose. For more information, visit www.Metaplex.comAbout This Role: This role sits within the Engineering organization and is tethered to serving high value partners’ technical needs. The partnerships team and you will be laser focused on informing and driving product adoption across priority partner segments. You will be the face of Metaplex Studios to an ecosystem of creative, media and technology entities looking to web3 solutions in order to grow their businesses. You will have the opportunity to build long-lasting relationships with a portfolio of partners, and to apply and hone business skills in an entrepreneurial environment. You'll work on negotiating agreements with partners, as well as managing highly strategic projects cross-functionally with colleagues across multiple disciplines, to ensure our partners are positioned for success via Metaplex Studio’s products and services.What You'll Do: Build and improve solutions in collaboration with engineering, product, and cross functional partners Identify and surface insights using metrics on product usage to increase adoption and provide new solutions that address the needs of our partners Build productive relationships with our partners, and independently resolve complex technical and business needs while contributing to partner documentation Deliver high-quality project, integration, and partner engagements, while influencing product roadmap to meet the business needs Guide workflow changes, and gain consensus from stakeholders while driving toward solutions Respond and maintain effective communication with industry partners and internal stakeholders Work with partners to develop a long- term strategic plan, grounded on business objectives, and manage partners during integrations with Meta’s platform products and ensure value creation Represent Metaplex and our products, APIs and tools in partner meetings and industry events (e.g. Hackathons) Understand organizational structure and cross functional team dynamics and is able to get support from those teams as needed Build and manage strong working relationships with technical counterparts Mentor and share knowledge with peers, creating positive atmosphere amongst team What You'll Need: Experience building with the Metaplex technical stack or interacting with the Metaplex developer community Experience designing and proposing technical solutions to customers Experience designing and building prototypes or scripts Position includes 15% domestic and/or international travel Bonus: experience building production grade software, apps or APIs in JavaScript/TypeScript or Rust Bonus: experience building smart contracts or on-chain programs Competitive compensation Medical, dental and vision coverage, paid 100% by Metaplex. $4k stipend for technology. Fully remote organization. We welcome qualified candidates of all races, creeds, genders, sexuality, and metaverses to apply
Senior Product Manager – Web3 At Ledger
We're making the world of digital assets accessible and secure for everyone.  Join the mission. Founded in 2014, Ledger is the global platform for digital assets and Web3. Over 15% of the world’s crypto assets are secured through our Ledger Nanos. Headquartered in Paris and Vierzon, with offices in the UK, US, Switzerland and Singapore, Ledger has a team of more than 700 professionals developing a variety of products and services to enable individuals and companies to securely buy, store, swap, grow and manage crypto assets – including the Ledger hardware wallets line with more than 5 millions units already sold in 180 countries.  At Ledger, we embody the values that make us unique: Pragmatism, Audacity, Commitment, Trust and Transparency. Have a look at our Origins video here. As a Senior Product Manager at Ledger, you manage the roadmap, overall business impact, and customer success of our next generation web3 hardware platform. You will identify new product opportunities, translate those opportunities into product requirements and work with best-in-class design, engineering, and manufacturing teams to turn those ideas into new features and products. We are an equal opportunity employer for all without any distinction of gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, social status, disability or age.
Senior Software Engineer, Core Banking Platform (golang) At Blockfi
BlockFi is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Core Banking Platform team! About the Team The Core Banking Platform Team designs, develops, integrates, and maintains critical backend infrastructure for BlockFi's Products used by our clients worldwide. As a member of this team, you will help to build highly available, resilient, & secure services using Golang (Go) that will be used by every BlockFi product at global scale. We’re building the core services that power our business and help manage multi-billion worth of assets. We are pragmatic problem solvers that are excited to tackle some of the most interesting challenges in the Crypto-FinTech arena. Your Mission As a Senior Software Engineer, you will lead the development of features and mid-sized projects, identify and define problems, design and implement technical solutions, and mentor and teach more junior engineers. We are looking for proactive, collaborative, and adaptive engineers who have real world distributed systems experience at scale.Architect/Design:Work with diverse stakeholders to ensure our systems are built for availability, reliability, resilience, scalability, performance, and security from the ground up. Write design proposals and review proposals from other engineers. Ensure tradeoffs are clearly and publicly documented, and that designs are aligned with business goals.Deliver and Own Solutions:Responsible for creating and executing on plans and designs end to end: estimating, prototyping, implementing, testing, maintaining, debugging, and supporting high-quality software in production. Work with stakeholders to understand and document both functional and quality attribute requirements. Adhere to quality standards through cross-team communication, mentoring, code review, and backlog grooming. Accountable for system availability and monitoring system health; ensure alerts, metrics, and runbooks are in place; and debug issues in production.Adapt:Quickly learn new tools and technologies, develop an understanding of existing systems, and identify and tackle high impact work. Proactively seek to learn about the company, products, processes, and culture. Align technical decisions with business goals.Your ExpertiseTechnical Breadth as well as Depth in Several Areas:5+ years of industry experience working with, designing, and building distributed systems at scale. 2+ years experience with Go. Experience building and owning business critical distributed systems running on AWS or GCP or other public cloud. Experience with fintech or banking platforms is preferred. Experience with containerized deployments and continuous integration methodologies Able to clearly identify, communicate, and document technical tradeoffs, and guides others to do the same.Technical Ownership: Experience owning software systems end-to-end, designing, estimating, implementing, testing, maintaining, debugging, and supporting high-quality software in production. Communication: Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills. Collaboration: Empathetic and does the legwork required for building consensus. Always seeks out feedback on technical designs, solutions, and code. Initiative and focus on outcomes: Works independently and takes initiative while maintaining transparency and collaboration. Can deliver high quality solutions without assistance. Proactively identifies problems and comes to conversations with possible solutions. Adaptive: Ability and motivation to quickly learn new languages, technologies and tools. Pragmatic bias toward outcomes, and technical decisions that solve real business problems.Your Perks:We benefit from the great work our employees do each day. That is why we are committed to providing a variety of awesome benefits to help them live their best lives.Competitive Compensation because we value your experience and expertise Unlimited vacation / sick days because everyone deserves time for R&R Flexible work environment because we are a geographically dispersed team and we believe in balance A close-knit team of enthusiastic, collegial and driven people to work alongside in a highly meritocratic environment because teamwork makes the dreamwork
Senior Staff Software Engineer, Core Banking Platform (golang) At Blockfi
BlockFi is looking for a Senior Staff Software Engineer to join our Engineering team! About The Team The Core Banking Platform Team designs, develops, integrates, and maintains critical backend infrastructure for BlockFi's Products used by our clients worldwide. As a member of the Core Banking Platform team, you will help to build highly available, resilient, & secure services using Golang (Go) that will be used by every BlockFi product at global scale. We’re building the core services that power our business and help manage multi-billion worth of assets. We are pragmatic problem solvers that are excited to tackle some of the most interesting challenges in the Crypto-FinTech arena. Your Mission As a Senior Staff Software Engineer, you will act as a technical leader for a group of services in a domain area, shepherding technology in partnership with a Director. Your work will have a direct impact on the success of the company and you’ll be thinking one or two years into the future. We are looking for proactive, collaborative, and adaptive engineers who have real world distributed systems experience at scale.Architect/Design:Develop strategies, write proposals for new architectures, systems, and processes, and communicate them to diverse stakeholders in terms they can understand. Work with diverse stakeholders to ensure our systems are built for quality attributes like availability, reliability, resilience, scalability, performance, and security from the ground up. Deeply understand the architecture for a major part of the business, and clearly communicate quality attributes and risks for that area to multiple audiences. Mentor teams on design proposals, tradeoff analyses, and design and code review practices. Ensure significant design decisions are publicly documented with tradeoffs clearly described. Facilitate cross-team and cross-functional communication to specify the problem domain, business goals, quality attribute requirements, and timelines for committing to architectural decisions.Deliver and Own Solutions:Enable early and continuous delivery of business value, integrating across technical (development, infrastructure, security, QA, SRE, etc.) and non-technical functions. Work with stakeholders to understand and document both functional and quality attribute requirements. Identify problems before they happen across systems/domains, and bring together and lead strike teams to accomplish high impact work. Build prototypes, simple models, and scaffolding for new technologies. Ensure that teams adhere to quality standards through cross-team communication, mentoring, code review, and backlog grooming. Accountable for system availability and monitoring system health; ensure alerts, metrics, and runbooks are in place; and debug issues in production.Lead:Act as a multiplier by developing patterns, systems, standards, and tools that increase productivity across engineering. Lead conversations about technical direction across large portions of our technology. Listen and guide debates to help reach consensus across teams; once a decision is made, clearly communicate and support that decision. Build relationships across domains and business functions. Think one or two years in the future, and develop prototypes to explore solutions to longer-term problems. Guide tech leads and team members in carefully considering business goals, trade-offs, quality attributes, cross-cutting concerns, and risks prior to committing to design decisions. Continuously improve engineering standards, processes, planning, solutions, and efficiency.Adapt:Quickly learn new tools and technologies, develop an understanding of existing systems, and identify and tackle high impact work. Avoid dogmatic positions on technical questions. Proactively seek to learn about the company, products, processes, and culture. And align technical decisions with business goals.Your ExpertiseTechnical Breadth as well as Depth in Several Areas:8+ years of industry experience designing, and building distributed systems at scale. 2+ years experience with Go. Experience building and owning business critical distributed systems running on AWS or GCP or other public cloud. Experience with fintech or banking platforms is preferred. Experience with containerized deployments and continuous integration methodologies Able to clearly identify, communicate, and document technical tradeoffs, and guides others to do the same.Technical Ownership: Experience owning software systems end-to-end, designing, estimating, implementing, testing, maintaining, debugging, and supporting high-quality software in production. Communication: Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills. Able to listen and learn from as well as explain complex ideas to stakeholders of varying levels of technical expertise. Collaboration: Demonstrable experience with establishing strong relationships with technical and nontechnical stakeholders, integrating a variety of perspectives (end users, product, engineering, etc.). Empathetic and does the legwork required for building consensus. Always seeks out feedback on technical designs and solutions. Initiative and focus on outcomes: Prepared to take on high impact work across contexts and as the need arises, working independently and taking initiative while maintaining transparency and collaboration. Proactively identifies problems and comes to conversations with possible solutions. Pragmatic: Ability and motivation to quickly learn new technologies and systems. Pragmatic bias toward outcomes, and technical decisions that solve real business problems. Not afraid to question assumptions and tackle challenges under conditions of uncertainty.Your Perks:We benefit from the great work our employees do each day. That is why we are committed to providing a variety of awesome benefits to help them live their best lives.Competitive Compensation because we value your experience and expertise Unlimited vacation / sick days because everyone deserves time for R&R Flexible work environment because we are a geographically dispersed team and we believe in balance A close-knit team of enthusiastic, collegial and driven people to work alongside in a highly meritocratic environment because teamwork makes the dreamwork