Backend Developer

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Open Systems Technologies
  • 30 Oct 17 2017-10-30

A financial technology startup is seeking a Backend Software Engineer to build and deploy the core technology underpinning blockchain networks. This candidate will assist the team on a variety of projects including the development of core software, advanced database-backed data structures, compilers, and runtime environments. This role emphasized on clean software development, algorithm design, and the development of scalable high-throughput systems. This candidate must have a background in low-level or backend software development. This is not an entry level role. You must have post grad US based development experience.

Skills:

  • 5+ years experience in Go, Java, or C++ or a comparable compiled programming language
  • Strong experience with a scripting language such as Javascript (node.js)
  • Comfort in dealing with large data sets, preferably experience with Redis, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle, or DB2
  • Experience with AWS infrastructure
  • Knowledge of Ethereum and Bitcoin blockchains a plus
  • Best practices for facilitating Agile and Test Driven Development