Senior Blockchain Engineer - Polygon Edge at Trapesys - Remote
Salary $85,000 to $300,000 a year Company Websitehttps://trapesys.io Published December 2022 Applicants This Week 1
We are looking for a Senior Blockchain Engineer with expertise in implementing or designing a widely-adopted public blockchain on the protocol level. Your assignment will be to spearhead and deliver complex research and development projects with the team.
Your main focus will be the Polygon Edge, an open-source modular blockchain development framework built for engineers who want to create their own blockchains. The framework allows for the creation of both secured chains (Layer-2 blockchains) and standalone Ethereum sidechains.
Polygon Edge is an integral part of Polygon’s offering of scaling solutions with the mission to become the gateway and the standard for building the multi-chain future.
Ability to design and implement novel solutions to complex problems
Open and clear communication with the open-source community, and maintenance of the repositories
Awareness and guidance of the team regarding code and research quality
Recognizing relevant research efforts and conducting them
Interviewing of technical hires
To identify KPI product metrics, and monitor them
Structured and deliberate approach to solving problems
Improving the current processes and systems in place
To be up-to date with the latest developments in blockchain protocols, consensus mechanisms, L2s, cryptography and novel dApps with the ability to properly and justifiably categorize them on a tech radar and share knowledge with the team
Have expertise in implementing or designing a widely-adopted public blockchain
You have production experience working with distributed/replicated systems or large microservice architectures
You have a broad knowledge or usage experience of web3 technologies, including Enterprise blockchain usage, DeFi protocols, L1 and L2 solutions, ZKPs
You have a steady habit of asking good questions and helping the team validate their solutions
Expertise in Go and Solidity programming languages
You are not a stranger to researching Computer Science papers and articles
You have a deep understanding of digital cryptography
Engineering team leadership experience
Implementation, research or experience in usage of Zero Knowledge Proofs
Trapesys is Blockchain Protocol solutions studio backed by MVP Workshop, a Web3 venture builder.
The project you will be working on is Polygon Edge (Technical Docs, Landing page, GitHub repo), a blockchain node software for spinning up standalone private/public blockchains and you will be closely collaborating with other projects within the Polygon ecosystem.
MVP Workshop is a Web3 venture builder driven by the exploration of disruptive technologies and their application in real-life scenarios.
We are a team of entrepreneurs, engineers, designers, and product folk interested in cutting-edge Web3 technologies. Over the past 5 years, we fell in love with everything blockchain and have been gathering valuable experience with defining, building, and growing crypto products in partnership with our clients, as well as doing our R&D in-house.
Perks & Benefits
An ambitious employer working on cutting edge tech projects
Transparent salary model and clear expectations for promotions
Autonomy in tactical execution, support in strategic planning
A remote-first environment in the organization that pushes the boundaries of how we collaborate today and seek new ways of working together as a collective
An opportunity to work and chill from some of our coworking and workshop spaces, if you wish