Senior Backend Engineer at Argent
London, United Kingdom
🇬🇧 (Posted Jul 8 2018)
About the company
Argent is led by experienced entrepreneurs and funded by some of the best VCs in London. Our mission is to give millions of users access to a new decentralized web. We believe blockchain technology will lead to global, transparent and accessible financial and consumer services.
- Remote work possible
We are looking for a versatile and passionate backend developper who will join our team of talented engineers to help us build the best mobile blockchain browser.
You will design and operate the backend services that fuel our decentralised application, develop innovative services on top of Ethereum nodes, and help continuously improve our engineering practices.
Senior Backend Engineer responsibilities are:
Develop new services that will enable seamless interactions between mobile clients and smart contracts
Lead the architecture, development and operation of our backend infrastructure in a DevOps manner
Build a layer of innovative services on top of Ethereum nodes
Continuously improve the efficiency, scalability, and reliability of our backend systems
Research and recommend testing and automation tools
Review and enforce security best-practices for all internal and external services
Collaborate closely with the other engineering teams to ensure an overall efficient architecture of our product
Skills & requirements
You have 5+ years of experience designing and delivering scalable distributed systems in Java and a good knowledge of Node.js. Knowledge of Go is a plus
Knowledge of the Ethereum platform is a plus as our back-end interacts with our Ethereum smart contracts.
You have hands-on experience in designing and operating a secure infrastructure on AWS
You like to get your hands dirty and you are never afraid to experiment with technology
You have good knowledge of cryptography and security best practices
You have strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills
You are comfortable working in a fast paced startup environment with a lot of unknowns
Instructions how to apply
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