Infura is a platform for decentralized infrastructure, and it is one of ConsenSys’ flagship projects. Infura is widely recognized in the Ethereum ecosystem, and its infrastructure powers other very popular projects in the space.
Infura is aiming to be an infrastructure powerhouse and a “source of truth” of the decentralized world.
About the role:
Architect and build software that helps Ethereum clients (like Geth and Parity) to scale massively.
Collaborate with a team of senior engineers to build the infrastructure powerhouse of the decentralized world.
Support and promote the Ethereum ecosystem, with a front row seat to ICOs and other major events in this exciting and rapidly growing ecosystem.
Experience with API design and implementation
Ability to architect software using the services provided by a cloud provider
Ability to incorporate the requirements of both the frontend and infrastructure domains into software design
Familiarity with AWS
Familiarity with Linux
Familiarity with Docker
Familiarity with Redis
Familiarity with RDMSes such as MySQL
Ability to analyze and optimize performance in high-traffic internet applications
A constant desire to improve, learn more, and take things higher
Strong communication and documentation skills as well as proven ability to work within a team
At least four years’ backend engineering experience, a large portion of which in a team environment
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience
Blockchain / Ethereum experience a strong plus
Experience with or knowledge of large scale, high volume systems