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Front End Engineer

New York, NY, US

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Ethereum
  • react
  • JavaScript

Benefits & perks

  • flexible working
  • EXCELLENT PTO

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To sum it up...

Lead the development of an innovative blockchain backed media franchise, Sci-Fi meets Web 3.0.

Role overview

We are a well-known blockchain startup that is trying to change the world by introducing new businesses and radical ideas. Our team is building a new media platform from scratch and exploring how to build beautiful, intuitive experiences on blockchain technology. We are looking for senior technologists to help us build our vision 🌈


An entire ecosystem needs to be built from the ground up, from portals, web integration, messaging, smart contracts, etc. Technology includes Python, JavaScript, Ruby, Ethereum, Solidity.


What You Will Be Doing

Working within our development teams in New York, your primary focus will be development of core infrastructure of the system including metadata, media storage, and smart contracts

You will collaborate with our broader team to assist in making our platform a unique and innovative experience

Developing Distributed web environment using RESTful service implementation

Participate in the strategy and implementation of modern software practices and evangelize and grow best practices like TDD, code reviews, and pair programming

Mentor other teammates on software craftsmanship and best practices

What You Need for this Position

Ability to write high-quality, well-tested code. The blockchain technology landscape is not built in one language or platform, and neither are we. As a lead, we’re looking for a breadth of experience in a lot of languages, and expertise in one or two: Python, Javascript, and Ruby are high on our list. (Other notables: Java, Haskell, Rust)

Understanding and often playing a major part in the entire cycle of software development, from ideation, to project conception, to UX, to code, to testing, to deployment, and around again

Self-motivated to build and iterate in quick cycles

Architecture. You should be comfortable working with your team to craft a design: choosing the appropriate technology and designing a solution that both answers the problem at hand, and stays within constraints

Familiar with cloud environments like AWS and with a passion for automation; you don’t like doing the same thing twice

Excited to mentor, influence and lead a team of developers and technologists

Experience with NoSQL databases such as MongoDB and a familiarity with metadata schemas such as Schema.org

What's In It for You

Casual, remote friendly work environment surrounded by the best and brightest minds in blockchain technology

Make a real impact on the media landscape working on a product that has legendary, world class content creators extremely excited for the ramifications

Lots (and we mean lots) of work to do to change the world

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Competitive salary/ compensation package

Forward looking vacation / PTO policy

Exposure to global blockchain opportunities

We value diversity; we support traditional and nontraditional career paths

Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York City’s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
Engineers who find a new job through JavaScript Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • Ethereum
  • react
  • JavaScript

Benefits & perks

  • flexible working
  • EXCELLENT PTO

Interested in seeing this company work? Contribute to their Open Source.

View All Issues

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