Software Engineer - Backend - 3 month contract with option to extend

Emurgo • Posted May 5th

Software Development
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 What is involved?
You will be working with the Head of Engineering who will be managing and leading the technical implementation of the Engineering team.
We are looking for software engineers that will help us maintain and improve the existing project codebases, develop new features for trace solutions, and build new products from the ground up.
You will have the runway to:
  • Discuss, analyse, and understand new feature requirements with tech-lead and the Product/Program Manager.
  • Learn about Cardano, UTXO, EUTXO Design Patterns, and others.
  • Develop, Deploy and Test APIs for dApps, Tools and Libraries.
  • Maintain and implement new Yoroi features.
  • Implement caching strategies and work closely with our DevOps to improve availability and future demand.
  • Participate in product meetings.
Our Products and Services include:
  • The Yoroi Wallet -
  • Trace -
  • Cardano Education -
What kind of people would we like to see?
  • Approachable and personable members – We are a family after all!
  • Driven and motivated people that can define goals and execute.
  • People that see the value of communicating effectively.
  • People that are experienced in working in remote environments.
  • Lean-in and extroverted people that are passionate about Crypto & Blockchain.
  • People that are pragmatic and have a can-do attitude.
What kind of experience and skills are we looking for?
Minimum skill
  • 5+ years of experience in Software development.
  • Expertise with Javascript (ES6) + Flow (or Typescript).
  • 2+ years of experience Node.js.
  • Experience with SQL databases + at least understanding of non-SQL technologies and principles.
  • Good understanding of API architecture following best practices.
  • Deep knowledge of design patterns.
  • Proficiency with the creation of tests (unit tests, integration, etc).
  • Good knowledge of Linux.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English.
  • Good knowledge of version control systems.
  • Experience with AWS.
  • Understanding of blockchain fundamentals.
  • Development experience with Docker.
  • Good understanding of CI/CD best practices.
  • Experience with Rust.
  • Production experience with Docker.
  • Production experience with multiple CI/ CD.
  • React /Redux experience
  • Knowledge of HTML/ CSS.