Senior Software Engineer

Aztec Protocol

Aztec Protocol

Software Engineering
Remote · London, UK
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023

Role focus:

We're looking for entrepreneurial thinkers that are interested in tackling new problems working across the entire codebase to:

  • Understand the full system architecture end to end
  • Prioritize and document technical debt and un-necessary complexity within the system
  • Implement solutions and improvements for key stakeholders
  • Refactor code, improving readability, documentation, maintainability and unit testing
  • Influence and enhance current engineering bar
  • Ensure we're using the most up-to-date tooling and development workflows for maximum developer efficiency

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in related technical field
  • 3+ years solid engineering experience in web3 / blockchain
  • Strong knowledge of Merkle Trees and how they work
  • Fluent in Typescript (3+ years experience)
  • Full stack capable, but with a focus on backend architecture, development and deployment at scale
  • Able to provide clear and constructive feedback on less senior engineers’ PR’s, mentoring where necessary
  • C++ and Solidity experience a bonus

Nice-to-have experience:

  • Located in the UK or can operate in Greenwich Mean Time Zone
  • Familiarity with current Ethereum tooling (for inspiration)
  • Passion for the web3 space
  • Familiarity with other private blockchain technologies like ZCash
  • Knowledge of peer-to-peer decentralized networking tools
  • A love for Merkle Trees