Backend Developer, well funded Blockchain startup, London full time

Our client is a cutting edge Blockchain startup providing innovative payment solutions. As the cryptocurrency market continues to grow and outpace traditional asset classes, there is a growing need to provide products and services that meet the demands of traders and “investors” of tokens.

The Engineering team is a fast growing group of talented Go developers expanding its size, in order to match the multiple challenges associated with scaling globally a payments solution based on Crypto-Currencies.

High performance and processing large volumes of events / data in real time are just a few of those challenges. As a Go developer on the team,

You will:
-Develop a highly-concurrent and distributed system within a peer-to-peer infrastructure based on Ethereum/BlockChain;
-Perform optimisation and problem diagnosis;
-Design/Develop for high-availability;
-Design/Develop and testing new features;
-Support release and documentation of developed features Estimating the effort required to develop and implement;

You bring:
-Programming experience with Go, especially as a programmer in production grade systems;
-Experience dealing with highly concurrent, distributed architectures/systems;
-Experience with building HTTP(1 or 2) based services;
-A willingness to get hands dirty and not afraid of low level details; Ability to carefully break down the problem in small pieces;
-Ability to effectively communicate problems and solutions to the different team members.
-Experience developing in Go;
-Programming experience in Javascript/NodeJs;
-Exposure to the Ethereum eco-system or an understanding of peer-to-peer systems (Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ipfs, etc…)

-Nice to have but not necessary:
-Exposure to distributed applications principles;
-Experience profiling / debugging Go systems;
-Exposure to service discovery softwares.
-Exposure to event-driven systems.
-Exposure to programming Smart Contracts (Solidity)
-Very competitive salary + equity and great startup environment

Please email CV with title “Go Developer, London” to or Skype me at Nako.Mbelle