ConsenSys is a venture production studio and the leading technology firm in blockchain globally. We deliver products, solutions and platforms built using blockchain technology to transform how business is done in complex network of buyers, suppliers and consumers.
Our teams are busy at work building the future of identity, financial markets, commerce, the music industry, security, and infrastructure, and more. To accomplish this we've built out a flat organizational structure which we call the ConsenSys Mesh: a network of individuals & teams working autonomously and towards the same goal. Our mission is to use these decentralized solutions to fundamentally reshape the economic, social, and political operating systems of the planet. If you are someone that thrives in a fast-paced environment where being self-directed, determined, and resilient are a requirement, we would love for you to join us.
About DeFi at ConsenSys
ConsenSys aims to be the industry leader in decentralized commerce and finance (“DeFi”). In that capacity, ConsenSys is building tools and services for consumers to easily access and navigate the decentralized ecosystem.
About the role
ConsenSys is looking for a Full Stack Engineer to help us build our consumer DeFi platform.
As a Full Stack Engineer, you will be responsible for
- Architecting and building complete product features, including frontend, backend, and smart contract code
- Having ownership over the code and being able to make crucial decisions
- Reviewing and testing your teammates pull requests
- Monitoring and supporting 24/7 applications and services
- Providing input to refine the product vision, functionality, and design
- Organized, independent and self-sufficient
- Good understanding of web application architecture
- You're comfortable writing ES6+
- You've interacted with APIs and database systems (SQL, NoSQL).
- You have general familiarity with React
- You have experience working with blockchain technology (e.g. wallets, escrow, multi-sigs) and protocols for p2p networking, storage, and communications (IPFS, libp2p)
- Working with UNIX / Linux based operating systems
- Strong interpersonal skills and ability to make things happen
- Ideally, have experience working in a startup environment where you have had to wear many hats at a time (and those hats may change periodically)
- An understanding of the Blockchain and Ethereum ecosystem, with an interest and curiosity to learn more
Here are some of the perks of being part of a unique organization like ConsenSys:
- The forefront of a revolution. At ConsenSys we fundamentally believe that a next generation of technologies presents the opportunity to create a more just and equitable society.
- A dynamic startup environment. ConsenSys is a thought leader in the blockchain space and we are absorbing a significant portion of the mindshare. This is both exciting and challenging, as we learn to scale our organization while adhering to the principles of decentralization.
- Continuous learning. You’ll be constantly exposed to new languages, frameworks and ideas from your peers and as you work on different projects -- challenging you to stay at the top of your game.
- Deep technical challenges. This entire ecosystem is about 10 years old. Ethereum itself is still a toddler. There is much work to be done before these platforms can scale to the order of millions or billions of users. ConsenSys is building the technology platforms that can get us to those next thresholds of scale.
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