Full-Stack DeFi Engineer

Remote
  • $80,000 - $120,000 per year
  • March 23, 2021

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 on the blockchain. This network gives financial systems a shared language to communicate.

On top of this, we are building Request Invoicing, a crypto-friendly invoicing application. Request users benefit from our unique payment detection solution, automatically reconciling invoices and their payments. CFOs, accountants and auditors save time and maintain more accurate bookkeeping. 

THE ROLE

We are looking for an experienced Full-Stack developer experienced in blockchain to join the development team.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Main developments include : payment-related smart contracts (mainly Solidity), typescript libraries & protocol updates.
  • Develop Request core infrastructure
  • Support front-end applications growth
  • Participate in the choices of engineering methodologies, tools and organization
  • Keep yourself up-to-date with the rapidly evolving blockchain ecosystem and drive changes in the protocol and the team
  • Work autonomously inside a high performing team
  • Support the developer community to build on top of Request

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Solid knowledge of computer science fundamentals: algorithms, data structures, databases, distributed systems, operating systems, networking
  • Strong knowledge of Typescript and Node.js
  • Understanding of API design (REST, RPC)
  • Previous experience in working with Blockchain-based applications 
  • Previous experience in writing smart contracts
  • Previous experience in deploying enterprise-grade dapps on any major platform
  • 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

Bonus – this makes you stand out

  • Experience with decentralized file systems like IPFS, swarm, dat, hyperdrive.
  • Experience with modern web development, especially React
  • Familiarity with kubernetes, Amazon Web Services or Google Cloud Platform
  • Knowledge of Infura / Alchemy
  • Security knowledge: smart contracts, internal awareness, etc.

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
  • 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 70 000 EUR – 100 000 EUR yearly