Software Engineer – Software Services / Backend Developer

Dallas, USA

We are a fast-growing company built around a revolutionary technology — the hashgraph consensus algorithm. Hedera Hashgraph is well-suited to become the world’s first mass-adopted distributed public ledger because it is blazing fast, highly secure and ensures fairness.

We are on a mission to create a trusted and empowered digital future for everyone; a cyberspace where you work, play, buy, sell, create, and engage socially; where you have safety and privacy in your digital communities; where you feel confident when interacting with others; where you own and control your information.

Our team consists of many of the best minds in the industry. We are proud of our high-quality culture, dedicated to our values of integrity, ethics, service, excellence and teamwork.

We are looking to hire effective, collegial and hard-working people to help achieve our vision. Join us and say, “Hello future.”

About The Role:

  • Develop various aspects of the Hedera Hashgraph Platform
  • Implement and enhance the crypto, smart contract and file services
  • Develop sample applications to demonstrate value and strength of the platform. Sample applications will include web, mobile and embedded development
  • Be a strong and proficient hands-on programmer
  • Spend 80% of your time designing, coding and testing

Skills Needed:

  • 3 Plus years of software development experience
  • Strong grasp of Computer Science fundamentals including concurrency, performance optimization and reusability
  • Familiarity with and interest in mathematical concepts, principles and techniques
  • Systems programming experience including providing services to other software (e.g. operating systems, computational science applications, industrial automation and SaaS applications)
  • Proficiency in Java programming language and its ecosystem of libraries and tools
  • Deep knowledge of and experience with the Java VM, covering its strengths and weaknesses
  • Comfortable with databases and SQL, experience with geo-distributed database architecture a plus
  • Familiarity with security principles, cryptographic tools and libraries
  • Familiarity with high-performance architectural systems and design patterns
  • Experience in developing libraries and platforms for use and deployment by application developers
  • Strong engineering principles and processes aimed at developing simple, modular and high-quality code
  • Familiarity with test-driven software development processes and continuous integration tools and systems
  • Experience with blockchain (e.g., Bitcoin or Ethereum) and distributed applications is a big plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar field, or equivalent work experience