Sr. Blockchain Engineer

Whrrl
Project details
POSTED
Posted on Jul 5th, 2021
STATUS
Accepting applications
DURATION
Negotiable
VALUE
$18000.00
LOCATION
Remote
TYPE
Full Time
Skills Required
  • Crypto Development
  • Blockchain Development
  • Smart Contract Development
  • Solidity Development

Candidate should have: 

● Familiarity with web frameworks 

● Familiarity with common blockchain systems 

● Hands-on experience with setting up blockchain networks from the ground up and moulding the network to suit specific use cases 

● Solid understanding of enterprise requirements in a blockchain-based system 

● Understanding of security aspects needed in an enterprise-grade platform solution 

● Ability to liaise with partners to understand their feature requests and problems clearly 

● Experience with Solidity, web3.js, Geth. 

● Experience/Familiarity with AWS is a plus. 

● Production readiness, dAPP architecture and Network architecture (at least one production-grade implementation experience) 

● Strong knowledge of writing pieces of code that can handle high volume concurrent requests to the blockchain system 

● Strong familiarity with P2P networks and how things should work in and around enterprise-level blockchain systems 

● Familiarity with basic cryptography to understand the essentials of blockchain systems. 

● Ability to understand the needed API connectivity between standard applications and the frontend with the dApps or the blockchain set up at the backend. 

● Experience with Nodejs and basic javascript; and a NoSQL DB like MongoDB is needed. 

● Past experience with Wallets or Crypto Exchanges would be a major plus. 

● Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company’s success 

● Critical thinker and problem-solving skills 

● Should be a team player in its truest sense - being able to push self to larger extents to assist fellow team members where needed 

● It is discouraged to be an ‘individual contributor’. Understanding the problem at hand, and being able to bring the team on the same page is a must-have quality. 

● Good time-management skills ● Great interpersonal and communication skills

Job Description :

● Research, design, develop, and test blockchain technologies 

● Brainstorm and help evaluate applications for new tools and technologies as they continually evolve 

● Be constantly updated with what is happening in the blockchain, decentralization, fintech and software world around. 

● Should be able to understand how to handle backups related to blockchain systems and also best strategies to save network and storage-based costs. 

● Should be able to devise novel strategies to solve certain far-fetched problems. Every solution might not be available on stack overflow. 

● Should be able to proactively reach out to partners for seamless integration of services and to gain a clear understanding of feature requests/issues. 

● Should be updated with security requirements of enterprise-grade solutions. 

● Should be active in finding loopholes in the existing solution and suggest better technical process flows to improve the offering. 

● Be able to manage colleagues/team as and when needed. 

● Should be able to assume ownership of external systems and the internal linkages and setup of the platform. 

● Maintain and extend current client- and server-side applications responsible for integration and business logic 

● Be involved in the global blockchain community—work on implementing and integrating the latest improvement proposals 

● Document new solutions as well as maintaining that of existing ones 

● Work in a multidisciplinary team with other professionals such as back-end developers and web designers 

● Make suggestions for better solutions to problems 

● Keep abreast of the latest and emerging technologies 

● Attend training and education where necessary to upskill themselves. 

The developer will report to the Technical Product Manager or the co-founders and must be willing to work in close coordination with other developers, product teams, UX designers and business, and systems analysts.