Full-Stack DeFi Engineer

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Full-Stack DeFi Engineer


Full-time · Remote

The Request Foundation’s mission is to re-invent how we experience payments, rebuild trust and integrity in the financial industry and be at the forefront of financial inclusion. We inspire and educate developers, partners, and authorities to use the Request Network and build an ecosystem of financial applications together that is open source, seamless and interoperable.

Through our suite of financial apps dedicated to crypto first companies, we’re building a network that connects businesses around the world, gives them ways to make business at the speed of the internet.

Our first product, Request Invoicing, allows any business and organization to bill and receive payments in both traditional currencies and digital ones such as USDC, DAI and USDT among many others in the list.

Our global and fully remote team is constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower Defi (decentralized finance) and Crypto first businesses around the world.

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

Apply for the job

Do you want to join our team as our new Full-stack engineer? Then we'd love to hear about you!