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Software Engineer

San Francisco, CA, US

Salary

$120K - 160K + Equity

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • node

Benefits & perks

  • PTO
  • EQUITY

To sum it up...

Building decentralized infrastructure for financial markets in San Francisco

Role overview

We are looking for a Software Engineer with Node.js experience located in San Francisco

At dYdX you'll have an opportunity to build state-of-the-art decentralized technology that will redefine global financial markets. By joining us at this early stage you will make fundamental decisions that will shape the course of dYdX. We prefer passionate quick learners with a history of excellence at top companies and/or universities.

About dYdX

  • We invented the leading protocol for decentralized exchange of options and margin trades 
  • dYdX is founded by an ex-Coinbase, ex-Uber engineer, with Princeton CS background. Our team has previous experience at Google, Bloomberg, Amazon, Bain, NerdWallet and other top companies 
  • We're a world-class team with top backers and advisors, including Andreessen Horowitz, Polychain Capital, Brian Armstrong, Fred Ehrsam, Naval Ravikant, Elad Gil and more

Responsibilites

  • Build backend services that interface with the blockchain and support our products such as expo 
  • Work together with multi-functional teams to develop the best overall product

Requirements 

  • You have a depth of technical experience and have demonstrated excellence through previous work 
  • You write secure, efficient, high quality code 
  • You are a fast learner who can quickly master new technologies

Nice to haves

  • You've worked on high quality products in the finance or security space 
  • You have experience with Node.js, and/or Postgres 
  • You have an understanding of blockchain technology

Location

San Francisco, in northern California, is well known for being a tech haven. However, as one of the most visited cities in the world, it’s also a center of cultural and there’s a strong counter culture sensibility that’s always been an essential part of the city. San Francisco has one of the most prominent LGBT communities in the world, and is one of the most important in the history of LGBT rights and activism.

The economy of San Francisco is influenced by household tech companies such as Salesforce.com, Reddit, Dropbox, Airbnb, Yelp, Uber, Lyft, etc. The third quarter of 2017, saw $4.177 billion in funding for companies in San Francisco and the North Bay Area. An hour south of the city is “Silicon Valley” which homes Apple, Facebook, Google and Palantir.

Known for its year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars and colorful Victorian houses. It’s also the home of the famous Alcatraz Island, site of the notorious former prisoner Al Capone.

Did you know...

  • The average salary for a Software Engineer in San Francisco is $134,000
  • San Francisco has 3% unemployment rate
Engineers who find a new job through JavaScript Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

$120K - 160K + Equity

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • node

Benefits & perks

  • PTO
  • EQUITY

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