Job Description


BitGo is looking for a Senior Software Engineer for our Staking team. We're building robust and scalable systems to integrate new and existing blockchains, enabling secure custody and staking of funds totaling billions of dollars. We seek candidates with autonomy, a security-first mindset, expertise in distributed systems, and a deep understanding of the cryptocurrency landscape. If you're passionate about pushing the boundaries of blockchain technology and have experience in building scalable software, join us at BitGo to shape the future of digital assets.


  • Design and build scalable, well abstracted, and robust APIs, libraries, and services to integrate blockchains and staking functionality into our custody platforms. 
  • Own functionality and scalability features by taking responsibility from research, implementation to deployment.
  • Build integration libraries and SDKs to interface with our server and APIs
  • Expose and document functionality to the UI, third-party developers, and our internal and external tooling
  • Collaborate closely with all engineering teams and product managers to ensure consistency in understanding of technical requirements and overall work quality
  • Provide mentorship to your peers in the broader engineering team through code reviews and education on best practices

Skills & Experience: 

We are looking for teammates who share and practice our values: open communication, transparency, taking ownership, and high level of craftsmanship. We are looking for coworkers who share our vision and mission: deliver trust in digital assets. 


  • At least 5 years of back-end, server-side software development.
  • Strong experience with TypeScript/Node.JS and / or Kotlin.
  • Great with unit and functional testing and debugging.
  • Great at providing simple and extensible abstractions to complex systems.
  • Experience in Git/GitHub and branching methodologies, code review tools, CI tools, etc.
  • Bachelors degree in computer science, applied mathematics, or another technical discipline from a top university.
  • Understanding of and strong interest in cryptocurrencies and blockchain.
  • Great at algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment.


  • Understanding of and experience working in the blockchain and / or security industry.
  • Experience with microservices and service-oriented architectures.
  • Ability to work full-stack and familiarity with React and Databases (MongoDB).
  • Familiarity with Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Have real world experience building distributed systems that scale.

Here are some of the benefits* of working at BitGo:

  • Competitive base salary, bonus and stock options
  • 100% company paid health insurance for employee, partner and dependents
  • Up to 4% 401k company match
  • Paid parental leave, Paid vacation
  • Free commuter/parking pass; 5 min from Caltrain
  • Free custom lunches, dinners and snacks 
  • Computer equipment and workplace furniture to suit your needs
  • Great colleagues and inspiring startup environment

Pay Transparency Notice: Depending upon your leveling and location, the compensation for this role averages between $165,000 - $210,000 USD base salary. Equity, an annual performance bonus and the benefits outlined below are also a part of this role's package.

  • Development
  • Problem Solving
  • Software Engineering
  • TypeScript
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