Circle

Circle is a consumer finance company focused on transforming the world economy with secure, simple, and less costly technology for storing and using money.

Circle is a disruptive, venture-backed fintech business working to revolutionize consumer finance with simple, free technology for storing and using money. Our product enables people worldwide to transfer money, easily and securely, free of charge, and in the same way we share content and media, express ourselves, and message our friends and family on mobile devices. We believe money should work the way media and messaging work on the Internet: free, global, safe, mobile, and delightful. With US Dollars, British Pounds and Euros support, and connection to the Bitcoin blockchain, we are transforming this vision into reality. Circle is backed by $136 million from investors including Goldman Sachs, Baidu, CreditEase, IDG China, Breyer Capital, Accel and General Catalyst.

We use open internet standards and protocols, including the blockchain (allowing us to offer this service for free). We also foster innovative approaches to risk, including our AI risk engine, which runs on cutting edge algorithms that continuously keep your money safe.

Circle New York, NY, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Software Engineer on the Circle Platform Services team, you will build and own scalable microservices that are responsible for reliable and secure APIs that transfer value & assets across all blockchain protocols (think Bitcoin and Ethereum, for example) as well as traditional banking protocols (think credit cards, bank transfers etc). You'll work on: Challenging (and fun!) problems centered around digital currencies & their adoption. Did we mention that Circle launched a programmable dollar called USD Coin (or USDC)? Collaborating with our Product and Engineering teams to design, develop, test and ship phenomenal Circle features Building publicly accessible APIs that make it simple for developers to integrate with complex payment systems. Integrating Platform Services with leading banks & financial technologies to allow an ever greater number of Circle customers access to fast, secure & low cost payment channels. Writing the infrastructure to deliver great payment experiences, including data sources (SQL or NoSQL), messaging systems and APIs Extending Circle's in-house blockchain systems infrastructure to support the tokenization of the world. You'll bring to Circle (Not all required): 4+ years of professional software development experience (including internships) in object oriented languages like Java and Go. Experience with payment systems like credit cards and bank transfers A broad understanding of API design and REST principles Experience with Cloud Services (AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, etc) Experience with SQL databases and designing schemas Experience in the deployment of production-quality, scalable software A focus on coding standards and code quality -- a desire to have great test coverage to enable continuous delivery Excellent communication skills, able to collaborate with remote teams, share ideas and present concepts effectively Self-starter, you enjoy moving at a fast pace, shipping software that improves the user experience and constantly improving your work with little supervision We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Dublin, Ireland
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Software Engineer on the Circle Platform Services team, you will build and own scalable microservices that are responsible for reliable and secure APIs that transfer value & assets across all blockchain protocols (think Bitcoin and Ethereum, for example) as well as traditional banking protocols (think credit cards, bank transfers etc). You'll work on: Challenging (and fun!) problems centered around digital currencies & their adoption. Did we mention that Circle launched a programmable dollar called USD Coin (or USDC)? Collaborating with our Product and Engineering teams to design, develop, test and ship phenomenal Circle features Building publicly accessible APIs that make it simple for developers to integrate with complex payment systems. Integrating Platform Services with leading banks & financial technologies to allow an ever greater number of Circle customers access to fast, secure & low cost payment channels. Writing the infrastructure to deliver great payment experiences, including data sources (SQL or NoSQL), messaging systems and APIs Extending Circle's in-house blockchain systems infrastructure to support the tokenization of the world. You'll bring to Circle (Not all required): 4+ years of professional software development experience (including internships) in object oriented languages like Java and Go. Experience with payment systems like credit cards and bank transfers A broad understanding of API design and REST principles Experience with Cloud Services (AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, etc) Experience with SQL databases and designing schemas Experience in the deployment of production-quality, scalable software A focus on coding standards and code quality -- a desire to have great test coverage to enable continuous delivery Excellent communication skills, able to collaborate with remote teams, share ideas and present concepts effectively Self-starter, you enjoy moving at a fast pace, shipping software that improves the user experience and constantly improving your work with little supervision We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Boston, MA, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Software Engineer on the Circle Platform Services team, you will build and own scalable microservices that are responsible for reliable and secure APIs that transfer value & assets across all blockchain protocols (think Bitcoin and Ethereum, for example) as well as traditional banking protocols (think credit cards, bank transfers etc). You'll work on: Challenging (and fun!) problems centered around digital currencies & their adoption. Did we mention that Circle launched a programmable dollar called USD Coin (or USDC)? Collaborating with our Product and Engineering teams to design, develop, test and ship phenomenal Circle features Building publicly accessible APIs that make it simple for developers to integrate with complex payment systems. Integrating Platform Services with leading banks & financial technologies to allow an ever greater number of Circle customers access to fast, secure & low cost payment channels. Writing the infrastructure to deliver great payment experiences, including data sources (SQL or NoSQL), messaging systems and APIs Extending Circle's in-house blockchain systems infrastructure to support the tokenization of the world. You'll bring to Circle (Not all required): 4+ years of professional software development experience (including internships) in object oriented languages like Java and Go. Experience with payment systems like credit cards and bank transfers A broad understanding of API design and REST principles Experience with Cloud Services (AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, etc) Experience with SQL databases and designing schemas Experience in the deployment of production-quality, scalable software A focus on coding standards and code quality -- a desire to have great test coverage to enable continuous delivery Excellent communication skills, able to collaborate with remote teams, share ideas and present concepts effectively Self-starter, you enjoy moving at a fast pace, shipping software that improves the user experience and constantly improving your work with little supervision We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle New York, NY, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Software Engineer on the Circle Platform Services team, you will build and own scalable microservices that are responsible for reliable and secure APIs that transfer value & assets across all blockchain protocols (think Bitcoin and Ethereum, for example) as well as traditional banking protocols (think credit cards, bank transfers etc). You'll work on: Challenging (and fun!) problems centered around digital currencies & their adoption. Did we mention that Circle launched a programmable dollar called USD Coin (or USDC)? Collaborating with our Product and Engineering teams to design, develop, test and ship phenomenal Circle features Building publicly accessible APIs that make it simple for developers to integrate with complex payment systems. Integrating Platform Services with leading banks & financial technologies to allow an ever greater number of Circle customers access to fast, secure & low cost payment channels. Writing the infrastructure to deliver great payment experiences, including data sources (SQL or NoSQL), messaging systems and APIs Extending Circle's in-house blockchain systems infrastructure to support the tokenization of the world. You'll bring to Circle (Not all required): 1+ years of professional software development experience (including internships) in object oriented languages like Java and Go. Experience with payment systems like credit cards and bank transfers A broad understanding of API design and REST principles Experience with Cloud Services (AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, etc) Experience with SQL databases and designing schemas Experience in the deployment of production-quality, scalable software A focus on coding standards and code quality -- a desire to have great test coverage to enable continuous delivery Excellent communication skills, able to collaborate with remote teams, share ideas and present concepts effectively Self-starter, you enjoy moving at a fast pace, shipping software that improves the user experience and constantly improving your work with little supervision We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Dublin, Ireland
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Software Engineer on the Circle Platform Services team, you will build and own scalable microservices that are responsible for reliable and secure APIs that transfer value & assets across all blockchain protocols (think Bitcoin and Ethereum, for example) as well as traditional banking protocols (think credit cards, bank transfers etc). You'll work on: Challenging (and fun!) problems centered around digital currencies & their adoption. Did we mention that Circle launched a programmable dollar called USD Coin (or USDC)? Collaborating with our Product and Engineering teams to design, develop, test and ship phenomenal Circle features Building publicly accessible APIs that make it simple for developers to integrate with complex payment systems. Integrating Platform Services with leading banks & financial technologies to allow an ever greater number of Circle customers access to fast, secure & low cost payment channels. Writing the infrastructure to deliver great payment experiences, including data sources (SQL or NoSQL), messaging systems and APIs Extending Circle's in-house blockchain systems infrastructure to support the tokenization of the world. You'll bring to Circle (Not all required): 1+ years of professional software development experience (including internships) in object oriented languages like Java and Go. Experience with payment systems like credit cards and bank transfers A broad understanding of API design and REST principles Experience with Cloud Services (AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, etc) Experience with SQL databases and designing schemas Experience in the deployment of production-quality, scalable software A focus on coding standards and code quality -- a desire to have great test coverage to enable continuous delivery Excellent communication skills, able to collaborate with remote teams, share ideas and present concepts effectively Self-starter, you enjoy moving at a fast pace, shipping software that improves the user experience and constantly improving your work with little supervision We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Boston, MA, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Software Engineer on the Circle Platform Services team, you will build and own scalable microservices that are responsible for reliable and secure APIs that transfer value & assets across all blockchain protocols (think Bitcoin and Ethereum, for example) as well as traditional banking protocols (think credit cards, bank transfers etc). You'll work on: Challenging (and fun!) problems centered around digital currencies & their adoption. Did we mention that Circle launched a programmable dollar called USD Coin (or USDC)? Collaborating with our Product and Engineering teams to design, develop, test and ship phenomenal Circle features Building publicly accessible APIs that make it simple for developers to integrate with complex payment systems. Integrating Platform Services with leading banks & financial technologies to allow an ever greater number of Circle customers access to fast, secure & low cost payment channels. Writing the infrastructure to deliver great payment experiences, including data sources (SQL or NoSQL), messaging systems and APIs Extending Circle's in-house blockchain systems infrastructure to support the tokenization of the world. You'll bring to Circle (Not all required): 1+ years of professional software development experience (including internships) in object oriented languages like Java and Go. Experience with payment systems like credit cards and bank transfers A broad understanding of API design and REST principles Experience with Cloud Services (AWS, Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, etc) Experience with SQL databases and designing schemas Experience in the deployment of production-quality, scalable software A focus on coding standards and code quality -- a desire to have great test coverage to enable continuous delivery Excellent communication skills, able to collaborate with remote teams, share ideas and present concepts effectively Self-starter, you enjoy moving at a fast pace, shipping software that improves the user experience and constantly improving your work with little supervision We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Boston, MA, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Paralegal at Circle, you will provide a full range of corporate, regulatory and logistical support for the Legal Team. We are looking for someone to join a fast-paced team and who is self-initiating, team-oriented and capable of managing competing priorities. What you'll work on: Provide support to Circle's global legal operations Own and maintain of corporate governance records, including board minutes, consents, equity documents, and capitalization table Prepare and file documentation relating to global entity formation and maintenance Review and prepare markups of commercial contracts and non-disclosure agreements, coordinating with internal decision-makers and liaising directly with third parties to drive negotiations to completion. Assist with drafting, editing, and processing of contracts and standard forms Manage the company's global intellectual property portfolio Responsible for maintenance of the legal team's invoice management and service providers. Assist with gathering information to; review, summarize and analyze data relative to corporate and regulatory changes and trends impacting the organization enterprise-wide Manage corporate compliance calendar and assist with filing requirements Prioritize conflicting needs and proactively follow up, often under tight deadlines Coordinate execution of signature pages for transaction documents What you'll bring to Circle: Bachelor's Degree 2+ years experience at a financial institution or leading law firm Obsessively organized, with a creative problem-solving edge Maintain an energetic and positive attitude, especially under pressure Exercise discretion with highly confidential business information Fluent with Microsoft Office products and Google Apps Experience with corporate governance preferred We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Boston, MA, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. We're looking for a motivated, hungry self-starter who is excited about being out front on this mission with us as the first member of our Account Executive team for a new line of business Circle recently launched. You'll report to the COO, but will also be working closely with the CEO to open doors and close deals as well as with our product and marketing leadership teams to provide feedback and input as our products and services evolve. The right Account Executive candidate will be a sales professional who is not only expert at their craft, but has the in tellect and mindset to thrive in our collaborative, results-driven environment at the bleeding edge of financial technology. If the person in this role also shows leadership and team-building capability within Circle, we will absolutely consider building a sales team around her or him. What you'll work on: Working closely with our COO, you'll play an integral role establishing our earliest sales goals, primarily focused on solution selling, but also providing input on our planned build-out of a velocity model Achieving/Exceeding your metrics for sales and bringing in revenue: Building your strategic monthly, quarterly, and annual target plan Identifying and creating a target prospect list Drafting your plan of attack for hitting your quota Tracking, forecasting, and reporting sales activity and metrics Developing and executing on a solution sales strategy focused on net-new accounts and the farming of current accounts in the fintech space including e-commerce, blockchain, and fintechs that operate in the non-crypto/blockchain space. Clearly articulating Circle's value proposition and competitive advantages as compared with competition within our target markets Developing a comprehensive understanding of each customer's key business drivers and how Circle's capabilities will enable each customer to drive their business forward Working with marketing to create high impact presentations and sales tools designed to highlight value to customers Collaborating across all departments to ensure we consistently delight and show value to our customers, from our first touch to deal close to ongoing customer experience. Being a good listener and able to turn client feedback into actionable strategies by providing customer input to our Product and Marketing leaders as we iterate on our product requirements and roadmap. What you'll bring to Circle: 5+ years of experience selling into the B2B enterprise market with experience navigating complex B2B sales cycles. This means you already know how to: Reach decision makers Compete and win against fierce competition Develop such positive relationships with your customers they they're thrilled to be references While prior experience in a high-growth/fast-paced fintech or payments business is ideal, the table stakes for this role include your passion for personal and professional growth as well as to crush it with us on this fintech frontier Proven track record of: Meeting/Exceeding sales goals, ideally in a startup or analogous environment Outstanding relationship management Accurate forecasting and reporting Managing complex deals from inception, navigating legal & procurement to close Ability to humbly articulate evidence of both your historical ability to succeed and what you've learned from your failures and challenges - and continue to do this for the foreseeable future Demonstrated ability to collaborate and build relationships across all levels of a business Exceptional communication skills, including Comfort, ability, and experience in presentations, both internally and externally Strong presence, both in person and on the phone Strong organizational skills and attention-to-detail Smart, organized, self-motivated, flexible, team player with a sense of urgency Intellectual curiosity and a desire to grow a business Already trained on a reputable B2B enterprise/SMB sales methodology Bachelor's degree or equivalent Ability to travel 25% of the time, as needed We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Boston, MA, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Marketing Web Designer: We're looking for our new web designer to design and architect a new, content-rich site experience for the new Circle brand. As the owner of all things web-marketing related, you'll act as our in-house HubSpot champion, so a knowledge (or interest) in deploying content using a CMS will be a big part of your job. You'll help build out a pattern library for our refreshed look/feel, support the marketing team by designing and deploying pages on a new circle.com website, execute email marketing campaigns, scale our blog experience, and help optimize workflows for CRM, social, and content marketing initiatives using the HubSpot platform. This position sits on the marketing team, in our downtown Boston HQ, reporting to the creative director. Who we are: It's an exciting time at Circle , and to be responsible for building and testing its new brand in the market. Our team is small but mighty, and growing. As creatives, we are defining and evolving the brand while also producing all marketing creative, social content, event experiences, and more to drive new customer and partner acquisition. Who you are: Passionate While you may have never worked in finance or for a startup, you are totally obsessed with digital systems and building scalable layouts. You make a complex lot of elements easier to visually digest using scale, proximity, typography and your expert UX knowledge. You understand how difficult simple can be and strive for clarity. Strategic You're comfortable using your creativity in the grey areas as part of an agile yet empowered team. Merging a product marketing strategy, a new brand system, and a myriad of content, you can see the broader impact of the system you create and its relationship to future versions. Productive You are driven to get things (well) done. You recognize when projects need more or less energy, and use opportunities to work smarter. You're a die-hard advocate for tidiness and efficiency using Sketch, essentially owning our design process and its improvement as we scale. Chops You have a stand-out portfolio that displays what you're capable of in web design. You've used a CMS in the past and are comfortable with HTML/CSS (extra points for HubL). You're confident presenting your ideas with pitch decks, documentation, online and in-person. What you'll work on: Help architect UX flows and design a system of templates and components for a new Circle marketing website built on HubSpot, including product marketing pages, our Circle blog, and other content Partner with your content creators to lead the implementation of site updates on the HubSpot platform, designing and building new web experiences as we grow, acting as the in-house design go-to with our developer contractors Use HubSpot to develop and send customer emails Work closely with the creative director to iteratively scale and maintain the Circle visual system, including our brand guide, pattern library, UI toolkits, and implementation guidelines Design and web production work like engaging social & blog graphics All things brand such as infographics, merch, and other branded materials for investors, partners, corporate comms, talent, and Circle employees Support the business and sales team with creating quick-turn lead-gen landing pages, digital PDFs, and Google Slides presentations Actively participate in creative problem solving across all brand and marketing initiatives and owned channels What you'll need: An online portfolio with relevant work you're proud of 3+ years in a web design role either on or partnering with creative marketing team Experience designing for and deploying with a CMS, HubSpot experience preferred Mastery at Sketch (and sometimes Photoshop), including maintaining Sketch libraries and managing process Top-notch web typography, optimization, and responsive design knowledge Strong communication skills, comfortable asking for feedback, comfortable handling multiple edits at a time under tight turnarounds A passion for working with creative and non-creative partners to produce compelling layouts using strong IA and product storytelling in a collaborative setting Excellent personal time management and priority juggling skills Eagle eyes and problem solving brain What will impress us even more: Working proficiency in HubL and experience building custom templates with HubSpot Experience prototyping with Invision and Craft Illustration, iconography Motion graphics and/or CSS animation Experience building responsive emails InDesign knowledge Questions: Tell us why you're perfect for this role. Tell us about your experience with content management systems and sending emails. Please provide a link to your portfolio. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Boston, MA, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. You will be responsible for: The Managing Counsel, Regulatory will be the key adviser to the company on all regulatory issues, with an emphasis on payments-related products and services. The Managing Counsel, Regulatory will provide solutions to complex legal problems in uncertain regulatory frameworks, advising the business on how existing or new crypto-based product offerings can fit into existing regulatory schemes - and then executing on such plans. You will also work with management on engaging key regulators to advocate for regulations that meet business needs. As the company's senior regulatory lawyer, you will analyze Circle's current and future product and feature offerings to determine the best license framework to pursue and work with the management team to determine strategy. You will join a fun and dynamic legal team working collaboratively on novel legal issues. What you'll work on: Drive legal analysis and projects to completion, quickly and efficiently Assess regulatory and other legal risks and make recommendations to senior leadership and product team as to the best ways to address them Assist with drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, providing insight and guidance from a regulatory perspective Serve as the internal expert on regulatory questions Stay on top of developments in the regulatory environment for blockchain and cryptocurrency offerings, and advise management on new risks and opportunities Supervise and manage outside counsel to ensure that all aspects of Circle's legal representation are of the highest quality, including overall strategy and the day-to-day running of matters Coordinate with management and the product and compliance teams to understand the operational and product development impact of licenses and regulatory frameworks What you'll bring to Circle: 8+ years experience at a regulated financial services company, top tier law firm and/or self-regulatory organization Experience providing product counseling advice for payment products and services, including P2P payments and stored value / prepaid access. Experience with money transmission regulatory framework and application to traditional and non-traditional payments products a plus. Significant experience with money service business and state money transmission and cryptocurrency regulatory regimes; understanding of FATF, FinCEN, AML/BSA, and other federal laws and regulations applicable to crypto finance Interest in blockchain technology and cryptocurrency Superior communication skills. You should be comfortable engaging with top management, external counsel and regulators on topics critical to Circle's success Must be comfortable providing legal guidance on short timelines and then helping to execute on the business decision - even if it involves legal risks Exemplary personal and professional integrity and business ethics Exercises discretion and maintains confidentiality of sensitive information Ability to manage and hold outside counsel to a budget We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Boston, MA, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Senior Site Reliability Engineer at Circle, you'll build out AWS managed services to meet growing worldwide customer base across multiple AWS regions. You'll get the opportunity to develop your skills, collaborate across Circle teams and continue to learn in a fun, collaborative, iterative, and rapidly changing environment. You'll work on: Automate configuration of AWS infrastructure using AWS APIs in scripting languages such as Python Design highly available and resilient cross-region infrastructure Plan and test disaster recovery scenarios for a highly available microservices architecture Collaborate with the Security team to create and maintain security focused tools and frameworks What you'll bring to Circle: Enthusiasm for the craft of software engineering and ability to collaborate across engineering groups to deliver and support Circle products See problems as opportunities for automation 4+ years experience as a AWS certified SysOps Administrator, DevOps Engineer or Solutions Architect Expert with AWS services including IAM, VPC, Cloudwatch, Kinesis, etc. Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and ECS/EKS Practice Infrastructure as Code with either Cloudformation or Terraform Configuration management and automation experience with Ansible, Python, and Boto Experience with log aggregation systems like Splunk, ELK, etc. Experience creating and maintaining monitoring and alerting capabilities using tools like Splunk, Kibana, Datadog, or Kinesis Analytics We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Circle Boston, MA, USA
Apr 03, 2020
Permanent
Circle is a global financial technology firm that enables businesses of all sizes to harness the power of digital currency and blockchains for payments and commerce worldwide. Circle is the pioneer of USDC, the fastest growing, regulated digital currency that is backed by US dollars. There are currently close to $500 million USDC in circulation, more than $1.7 billion USDC have been issued in under a year's time, and over $30B in online payments have been made with this breakthrough payment technology. Circle was founded in 2013 and is backed by $250 million from investors including Jim Breyer (Facebook), IDG Capital (Baidu, Tencent), General Catalyst (Airbnb, Stripe), Accel Partners, Blockchain Capital, Pantera and Digital Currency Group, with offices in Boston, New York, Dublin and London. What you'll be part of: With the mission To raise global economic prosperity through programmable internet commerce, Circle was founded on the belief that blockchains and digital currency will rewire the global economic system, creating a fundamentally more open, inclusive, efficient and integrated world economy. We envision a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money. We believe such a system can raise prosperity for people and companies everywhere. Your team is responsible for: As a Site Reliability Engineer at Circle, you'll build out AWS managed services to meet growing worldwide customer base across multiple AWS regions. You'll get the opportunity to develop your skills, collaborate across Circle teams and continue to learn in a fun, collaborative, iterative, and rapidly changing environment. You'll work on: Automate configuration of AWS infrastructure using AWS APIs in scripting languages such as Python Design highly available and resilient cross-region infrastructure Plan and test disaster recovery scenarios for a highly available microservices architecture Collaborate with the Security team to create and maintain security focused tools and frameworks What you'll bring to Circle: Enthusiasm for the craft of software engineering and ability to collaborate across engineering groups to deliver and support Circle products See problems as opportunities for automation 2+ years experience as a AWS certified SysOps Administrator, DevOps Engineer or Solutions Architect Expert with AWS services including IAM, VPC, Cloudwatch, Kinesis, etc. Experience with Docker, Kubernetes and ECS/EKS Practice Infrastructure as Code with either Cloudformation or Terraform Configuration management and automation experience with Ansible, Python, and Boto Experience with log aggregation systems like Splunk, ELK, etc. Experience creating and maintaining monitoring and alerting capabilities using tools like Splunk, Kibana, Datadog, or Kinesis Analytics We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Circle. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.