Abra

Abra is the world's first digital cash peer-to-peer network.

We're transforming the world of payments by making it simple to send money to anyone, anywhere, whether or not you have a bank account or credit card.

We are an early-stage startup with high aspirations, and backed by several top-notch investors. We are currently present in the US and in the Philippines, with more countries to come soon.

Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Dec 03, 2018
Permanent
Abra is building products to enable people to easily and securely invest in bitcoin and other crypto-based assets. Our vision is an open, global financial system that is easily accessible to everyone. Position Overview Product Managers at Abra lead efforts to delight our users. You will be the driving force behind building new on-ramps for our users to fund their wallets, from strategy and problem definition to feature launch and beyond. You will build features using agile methodologies with a team consisting of designers, developers, a scrum master, and QA. Skills and Requirements The perfect candidate: Has experience (3+ years) building product integrations with global payment providers Has experience (3+ years) building products where fraud loss prevention and risk management are essential Has knowledge of cryptocurrency exchanges and financial markets in general Experience as a quantitative analyst in the trading world is a big plus Is able to design new systems and tools to enable the consumption and management of critical data sources Is very responsible, hands on and detail-oriented Is a team player, willing to make the product succeed and move the team forward Knowledge of blockchain and cryptocurrencies is a big plus
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Nov 08, 2018
Permanent
POSITION DUTIES : Abra has openings for Senior Automation Engineers. Duties include participating in all phases of software development cycle including development, design and testing. Under the guidance of Senior Leadership, Engineer implement automation tests. Engineer is also responsible for writing test cases. Requirements: Employer will accept a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Information Technology plus 3 years in job offered or related occupation Experience must include: Java programming experience in test automation Design, configure and Test software products JUNIT and JBEHAVE Java Programming language Server-side REST API Automation Front End Selenium Automation Git, Jenkins, JMETER, Maven Database Testing, SQL Abra will accept any suitable combination of education, training and experience.
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Nov 06, 2018
Permanent
Abra Want to transform the financial industry? Abra is working on the world's first multi-currency, multi-crypto mobile wallet that lets you buy, sell, hold, and send fiat and crypto currencies all in the palm of your hand. Position Overview Abra is looking for blockchain experts who wants to work on smart contracts, multi-signatures, and block chain inputs and outputs. You will write server side code that powers Abra's mobile apps. You will build a robust and scalable backend infrastructure that facilitates cryptocurrency transactions between smartphone users all around the world. You are the go to person on the team, leading other engineers technically to build great products. Finally, you will also help with writing test automation to assure that our solutions delight our customers. Responsibilities Collaboratively identify product requirements and design architecture with Product, UX, and Mobile App development team Write server side REST APIs for crypto-currency transactions Develop smart contracts with multi-signature capabilities Write automated tests for those APIs Conduct early project scoping and collaborate with cross-functional teams. Skills and Requirements +5 Years in server side development Deep experience in UTXOs, blockchain, P2SH, experience with BitcoinJ a plus Deep expertise in REST and RESTful APIs JBehave or Cucumber equivalent, Git, continuous integration tools (Jenkins) Ability to work effectively, efficiently and independently with minimal oversight Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail Strong communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills. BS/MS in Computer Science or a related field Experience in modern test techniques such as Test and Behavior Driven Development (TDD and BDD) Familiarity with Agile / Scrum
Abra Manila, Philippines
Nov 06, 2018
Permanent
About Abra Abra aims to be the WhatsApp of money. We're transforming the world of payments by making it simple to send money to anyone, anywhere, whether or not you have a bank account or credit card. We are an early-stage startup with high aspirations, and backed by several top-notch investors. We are currently present in the US and in the Philippines, with more countries to come soon. About the job We are expanding rapidly and need an experienced customer support representative to join our team. By solving problems for our users and collecting their feedback, you will be an integral part of our ability to deliver great service to our rapidly-growing user base, now and in the future. The role is located in Manila, Philippines, and we expect it to start part-time and quickly evolve into full-time. Responsibilities Deliver outstanding customer service and experiences, primarily through email and occasionally by phone and live chat Troubleshoot customer issues and concerns, investigating why they happened, and communicating with multiple teams to find rapid resolutions Collaborate with local and remote colleagues, following up on escalations and handling hand-overs to/from other customer service reps Act as the voice of the customer internally, providing insights to different areas of the business to help build a better product, and presenting findings and feedback to executives Suggest and implement improvements to processes and policies Qualifications We seek candidates who are passionate about providing great customer experience, and have a strong desire to work in a dynamic startup environment. Successful candidates should have/be: Bachelor's degree At least 2-3 years of experience in customer service Organized, methodical, detail-oriented Highly productive and with strong work ethic Able to charm customers Excited to chase down open issues through completion Multitasker, able to shift focus easily Great communicator, critical thinker Able to both follow process and create process Work well in both team-oriented and self-directed environments Tech savvy, both with web and mobile apps Strong written and verbal communication skills in both English and Tagalog Bonus : experience working with CRM systems, e.g., Zendesk, JIRA, Salesforce Bonus : experience sending/receiving cash internationally
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Oct 18, 2018
Permanent
Abra Want to transform the financial industry? Abra is working on the world's first multi-currency, multi-crypto mobile wallet that lets you buy, sell, hold, and send fiat and cryptocurrencies all in the palm of your hand. Position Overview As a UX Designer at ABRA, you will help design a consistent mobile app experience by striking a thoughtful balance between user needs and business requirements. You will be a part of the consumer mobile experience team where you will influence the way we illustrate our value proposition, onboard users, visualize data, and give users the best chance to make money. Working collaboratively with the head of UX, you will facilitate the design process and will interface regularly with product, engineers, and marketing. You are responsible for dissecting user behavior, conducting user research and analysis, and providing all deliverables needed by the UI Designer. Your main deliverables will be user analyses, refined personas, customer journey maps, user flows, and wireframes. Key Responsibilities Identify design problems through quantitative and qualitative data Run user research for the consumer mobile experience team, rapidly testing and iterating on concepts Influence strategic, short term and long term design decisions related to core functions and features of the app Design and deliver wireframes, user flows, user stories, and mockups for mobile app Maintain a high standard of consistently elegant and user-focused design Collaborate with stakeholders Be curious (ask questions), take risks, and champion the user Influence maturation of the ABRA design team Valued Skills and Requirements Minimum 1 year of UX design experience is required Passion for solving user pain points through great design Ability to synthesize abstract ideas into concrete design implications Ability to clearly and effectively communicate relevant design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients Openness to receiving feedback and constructive criticism Experience collaborating with both internal and external stakeholders Ability to work in a fast-paced, lean environment Ability to share and champion your ideas in a cross-functional team Ability to work independently and collaboratively with team, communicating early and often Ability to dive into the details, while still maintaining a view of the bigger picture. Willingness to go beyond the job description to support the team (and the company's) success An interest in cryptocurrencies, blockchains, and/or financial investing is a plus, but not required. This is a full-time 6 month contract-to-hire position in Mountain View, California. We will not respond to applications that require full-time remote work. We are committed to building a culturally diverse company and strongly encourages applications from candidates from all walks of life.
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2018
Permanent
Abra enables people to invest in bitcoin and other crypto-assets easily and securely. Our vision is an open, global financial system that is easily accessible to everyone. Product Managers at Abra lead efforts to delight our users. Working closely with the senior PM, you will own meaningful parts of the Abra mobile app, from problem definition to feature launch and beyond. You will build features using agile methodologies with a team consisting of designers, developers, a scrum master, and QA. The perfect candidate: Is very responsible, very hands on and detail-oriented Is a team player, willing to make the product succeed and move the team forward Is deeply interested in consumer products and solving user problems Will work well with senior PM, UX, scrum master, and engineers Does not have to be extremely technical, but should understand how mobile apps and APIs work as a system Is data focused: interested in running experiments and reporting the results of those experiments Is not necessarily already a PM (prior PM experience is not required; operations or analyst backgrounds are welcome) It's nice if you have: Prior PM experience Technical background (any STEM or economics field) Knowledge of blockchain and cryptocurrencies