Backend NodeJS Engineer

Austin Permanent USD120,000 - USD175,000
  • Blockchain / Crypto / FinTech Industry
  • Equity Package + highly competitive base

About Our Client

Our is building the first compliant ecosystem for digital asset securities (blockchain securities).

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


We are looking for a back-end engineer who is motivated to bring their skills and experience working in settlements, payments, or related fin-tech areas to our technology stack. Responsibilities will include working with technical leadership and other developers to implement post-trade settlement functionality within our NodeJS-based back end architecture. You will be working with internal and external parties to integrate with blockchain systems and APIs as well as the FIX (Financial Information exchange) protocol.

The Successful Applicant

  • Extensive experience of NodeJS and common packages, architectures
  • Experience designing, maintaining, and expanding APIs via REST, WebSocket and other technologies
  • Experience building tool chain applications, agents, services, server, and client applications in NodeJS or similar
  • Thorough working knowledge (and preferably DBA experience) working with a variety of database, NoSQL, and other storage technologies in NodeJS (at least including PostgreSQL and Redis)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills

Experience with the following is also beneficial:

  • NestJS
  • Typescript
  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • Message queues
  • Blockchain, cryptocurrency and smart contracts
  • FIX protocol

What's on Offer

  • Highly competitive base salary base salary
  • Equity package
  • Full health/vision/dental family plans with employee contribution (insurances normally kick in after 1.5 months)
  • 401k plan (currently no employer contribution)
  • 15 days vacation + 10 days federal holidays +7 paid sick days
  • Fully-loaded Macbook Pro and any required accessories provided for duration of employment
  • Fully remote position
  • Flexibility on other time required (appointments, travel etc)
Sarah Burdeos
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