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Senior Software Engineer

Premier Group Recruitment Austin ,TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $110,000 to $135,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical
Job Description

 

Our client is a market leader in institutional-grade cryptocurrency investment services providing security, compliance, and custodial solutions for blockchain-based currencies. They are the world's largest processor of on-chain bitcoin transactions, processing 20% of all global Bitcoin transactions, and $15 billion per month across all cryptocurrencies. 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.

Our client is looking for a Senior Software Engineer who will join our Engineering team in Austin, Texas. Our client processes a significant amount of cryptocurrency transactions so our applications need to be fast, accurate, scalable and secure. Their integrated platforms interact with a number of exchanges, agencies, and governments around the world, and we use the best technology the industry offers to build them.

Responsibilities:

  • Build strong, resilient, and robust APIs and libraries to power our financial services: custody, clearing and settlement, digital asset lending, digital wallets and API and SDK services
  • Own functionality and scalability features by taking responsibility from 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:

We are looking for teammates who share and practice our values: open communication, transparency, taking ownership, and high level of craftsmanship. We are looking for coworkers who share our vision and mission: deliver trust in digital assets.

Required

  • At least 5 years of back-end, server-side software development
  • Strong experience in Node.JS, JavaScript, Postgres and MongoDB
  • Strong experience with RESTful API design
  • 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
  • Great at algorithm design, problem solving and complexity analysis

Nice to have

  • Deep understanding and experience working in the financial industry
  • Understanding and strong interest in cryptocurrencies and blockchain industry
  • Familiarity with any of the following: API and SDK services, digital wallets, clearing and settlement, lending, etc.
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes, Goland, Typescript etc.
  • Experience with large-scale, real-time, and distributed applications

 

Why Work Here?

Disrupting an industry takes vision, innovation, passion, technical chops, drive to deliver, collaboration, and execution. Join a team of great people who strive for excellence and personify our corporate values of ownership, craftsmanship, and open communication. We are looking for new colleagues who bring innovative ways of thinking and problem solving, and who want risks to be part of the team that changes the world’s financial markets.

Here are some of the benefits* of working for our client:

  • 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.

Cryptocurrencies are the most disruptive change the financial services industry has seen in years. Join us and you’ll be able to look back and say you were part of the team that transformed investing.

 

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