Full-stack engineer

Remote/Singapore
  • $98,000 - $122,000 per year
  • December 24, 2020

At Request, our mission is to interconnect isolated financial systems to create more efficient and inclusive economies. We are accomplishing this by building a completely decentralized and open network for transaction requests.

WE BUILD THE FUTURE OF INVOICING AND BUSINESS

Our core technology is an open-source protocol. It allows records of transactions to be easily stored and accessed. This shared network gives financial systems a shared language to communicate.

On top of this, we are building Request Invoicing, the biggest crypto-friendly invoicing application. Request users benefit from our unique payment detection solution: the reconciliation of invoices payments is 100% automated. CFOs, accountants and auditors have the clearest financial view they could imagine.

Our upcoming priorities may include: integration of more blockchains and currencies, improvement of the payers’ UX with different kinds of wallets (for example: multisig wallets), decentralized escrow system embedded within the smart invoice, fiat on-ramps & off-ramps, mobile app etc.

THE ROLE

We are looking for an experienced Full-stack Engineer to join the development team, used to development on solutions with high usage (2000-5000 monthly users), to support our scaling phase.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in the Request Invoicing development
  • Keep yourself up-to-date with our stack: Typescript, Node, React, Mongo, Kubernetes, Docker, NPM, Circle CI.
  • Participate in the continuous improvement of the Request Network library, make it easy to pay and get paid on Ethereum and other public blockchains with open source packages: request-client.jspayment-processorpayment-detection etc.
  • Propose functional and design improvements, challenge the infrastructure, the development & release process.
  • Design and implement integrations with partners (Invoicing REST API, payment detection on other blockchains, accounting software etc.)
  • Optionally gain knowledge and responsibility over our decentralized framework: ethers.js, IPFS, Solidity, Infura.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Solid knowledge of computer science fundamentals: algorithms, data structures, databases, distributed systems, operating systems, networking
  • Strong interest in blockchain technology, and the future of payments
  • Strong knowledge of Typescript and Node.js
  • Used to open-source development
  • Understanding of API design (REST, RPC)
  • Good understanding of git and continuous integration tools
  • Self-motivated, innovative and proactive
  • Ability to take responsibility for projects and the willingness to learn and grow professionally in a team environment
  • Willingness to improve by giving and asking for feedback
  • Team spirit above personal results

Bonus – this makes you stand out

  • Good knowledge of Ethereum: frequent dapp usage or smart-contract development
  • Familiarity with kubernetes, Helm, Google Cloud Platform, CircleCI
  • Mobile development (architecture, design, development framework)
  • Cryptography
  • Monitoring of stability and performances

WHY WORK WITH REQUEST ?

  • Being on the frontier of this new and exciting technology, you will be given the chance to lead the way forward!
  • You will have the opportunity to work in a highly ambitious team that wants to have a lasting impact on the way we experience finance tomorrow
  • Work in an informal and friendly environment that is very open to new initiatives and ideas
  • The team is inclusive, with inspirational and international colleagues that like to participate in team events
  • Unlimited vacation days with a mandatory minimum of 20/year.
  • We all work remotely (even without pandemic) but we love to meet as frequently as possible, with at least 3 company-wide reunions per year where possible.
  • Salary: 100 000€ – 120 000€ yearly

Apply for the job:

  • Do you want to join our team as our new Full-stack engineer? Then we’d love to hear from you!
  • Please note that there are 2x Full Stack Engineer roles available and one of the roles will be based in Singapore or require you to work in the Asia timezone.
  • Visa Sponsorship to Singapore is available for the right candidate.