We are seeking a Blockchain Developer to join our Engineering team in Switzerland.
WHAT YOULL DO:
- Design and develop applications that interact with multiple blockchain networks, facilitating reading from and writing to these networks.
- Create and send transactions to different blockchain networks, ensuring smooth and secure data transfer.
- Collaborate with other teams to develop APIs that enable seamless interaction with blockchain data and functionalities.
- Perform database operations to manage and store blockchain-related data efficiently.
- Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in the blockchain space, including technologies like Lightning Network and zkSync, as well as emerging blockchain consensus mechanisms.
- Contribute to the maintenance of blockchain nodes, ensuring their stability and reliability.
- Work closely with other blockchain developers and backend engineers to ensure smooth integration and communication within the technology stack.
- Maintain the 24/7 operation of applications, ensuring they can handle ongoing blockchain operations effectively.
- Utilize your cryptography knowledge to ensure the security and integrity of blockchain interactions.
- Demonstrate flexibility and adaptability in handling different types of blockchains, including UTXO-based and account-based models.
- Keep track of industry trends and innovations, identifying opportunities to enhance our blockchain integration strategies.
WHAT WERE LOOKING FOR:
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field (or equivalent practical experience).
- Proficiency in C# as the main programming language; knowledge of TypeScript is a plus.
- Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex issues related to blockchain integration.
- Enthusiasm for staying up-to-date with emerging blockchain trends and technologies.
- Effective communication skills, with the ability to collaborate within cross-functional teams.
- Attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality, reliable solutions.
- Self-motivated and able to work independently while also being an integral part of a collaborative team.
- Solid understanding of blockchain concepts and technologies, including UTXO-based and account-based models, is a plus.
- Proven experience with a variety of blockchain networks and consensus mechanisms.
- Understanding of decentralized finance (DeFi) and its associated protocols.
- Basic cryptography knowledge.
- Experience with smart contract development.
- Ability to set up and maintain blockchain nodes; basic Linux knowledge.
- Ability to work remotely and with international teams.