Blockchain Engineer

Houston Permanent
  • FinTech Cryptocurrency Company
  • Organic Growth based on performance

About Our Client

The company's building the first compliant ecosystem for digital asset securities (blockchain securities). This position will join the company's technology team, to build and manage tools for Investors, Broker Dealers, Blockchain Validators, and other network participants.

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.

Description

The main responsibilities are:

  • Work in a substantial capacity on a blockchain project at the protocol level where your code has been shipped to a public (or widely used private) network
  • Work on more than one distributed application where you have to design develop and deliver non-trivial smart contracts and supporting application layer systems
  • Work on (non blockchain) distributed systems at an expert level and develop an understanding of blockchain with some shipped blockchain code

The Successful Applicant

The main qualifications are:

  • Smart contract design, development and prototyping experience (including in Solidity)
  • Excellent understanding of blockchain fundamentals
  • Worked on blockchain projects for at least 2 years
  • Senior engineering experience (7+ years) in a related field
  • Shipped or worked on open source public blockchain networks
  • Experience working in more than one smart contract language



NICE TO HAVE:

  • Experience with Substrate or Polkadot
  • Experience on projects that use hybrid permissioned/public blockchain networks
  • FinTech experience (not necessarily blockchain)
  • Experience deploying, managing and using blockchain nodes (blockchain ops)
  • Experience of cross-chain considerations (e.g. bridging, pegging, locking techniques)
  • Familiarity with Node.JS, Go or other contemporary server-side frameworks and languages
  • Familiarity (or better) with Rust


What's on Offer

Subject to experience of the candidate

Contact
Alexis Moses
Quote job ref
JN-102021-4294405

Job summary

Sector
Information Technology
Sub Sector
IT Development
Industry
Technology & Telecoms
Location
Houston
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Alexis Moses
Job Reference
JN-102021-4294405