Front End Engineer - DeFi

  • Date: 14 Nov 2022
  • Location: NEW YORK
  • Work Type: Permanent / Full Time
The blockchain engineering team at the company is looking for a talented front-end engineer to do foundational development work by helping to define and deliver against a coherent product roadmap.

As a Front End Engineer, we are looking for someone who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

As a team member, you would be responsible for creating technically viable software with a team of senior engineers specializing in DevOps, distributed systems, system architecture, testing, and other related fields. You would be collaborating with some of the most diligent minds in the cryptocurrency industry on product direction, both on the company's core team and among its partners, investors, and advisors.

As an early team member, you must feel comfortable working in a fast-paced environment where the solutions aren’t already predefined.
You should have prior experience in developing high-quality front-end architecture and some passing knowledge of how architecture principles should apply even in front-end frameworks you have not used before. You should be willing to dive into totally new front-end protocols if necessary.

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about being at the forefront of a new technological paradigm and can lead the design and development of scalable applications.

Responsibilities include:

Develop new user-facing features

Build reusable code and libraries for future use

Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to the back-end

Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders on all parts of the stack

Participating in open source development on shared resources with external development teams

Communicating progress to the company's developer community through Youtube, Telegram, Discord, and developer forums in coordination with a technical product manager

Developing with sound testing and debugging practices

Creating technical documentation and well-commented code for open-source consumption

Minimize and maintain 3rd party library dependencies

Review logs of user behavior and improve UX based on previous user experience and user feedback

Experience with React.js, Next.js, Flux.js, node.js, Typescript, Express.js, SASS, or LESSMajor contribution to prominent and related open-source projects

Familiarity with the GoLang programming language

Familiarity with TerraformFamiliarity with GraphQLExperience with BDD/TDDExperience in small start­up environments

Experience with a distributed team / remote work

Requirements:

Proficiency with Javascript, Vue.js, Node.js, GraphQL, Docker, and HTML/CSSStrong empathy for user experience

Experience with developing swift, performant, robust front-end systems

Expertise in implementing front-end designs on the DOMWillingness to work with new software protocols

Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image.

Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.

A keen aptitude for sharp feedback and structured communication

Desire to work on building things the "right" way to make sure our technical foundation is solid as we build on top of it over the coming years

Independence and self-motivation3+ years engineering experience

Nice to haves:

Experience with React.js, Next.js, Flux.js, node.js, Typescript, Express.js, SASS, or LESSMajor contribution to prominent and related open-source projects

Familiarity with the GoLang programming language

Familiarity with TerraformFamiliarity with GraphQLExperience with BDD/TDDExperience in small start­up environments

Experience with a distributed team / remote work

To hear more about this role you can :

1. email - neil@cryptorecruit.com

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