We're hiring a Blockchain Protocol Engineer.
Please apply here: https://intrepidventures.typeform.com/to/X44zgC
About the Role
A day in the life of a protocol engineer involves optimizing blockchain data structures, writing crypto algorithms, working with teammates on new designs and optimizations, and collaborating teammates on implementation and code review.
Helping to build core blockchain and enterprise technologies
Implement and develop blockchain protocol packages in Ethereum
Use formal methods to test the correctness of Ethereum Protocol
Create and maintain interfaces for API and Storage teams
Collaborate with teammates to produce a Protocol Specification
Writing excellent code
Experience developing in Golang or Java
Experience analyzing data structures and algorithms
Experience with language and compiler design or crypto engineering
Ability to analyze security on large scale systems
Designing, working with, and scaling distributed systems
Experience with some of the following:
Hadoop, Spark, or Docker contributions
Oracle, MySQL or PostgreSQL
SQL development and optimization
Concurrency and synchronization
Common IPC/RPC methods and patterns
High availability and business continuity
Queuing patterns and pipeline design
Messaging systems and patterns
Solid OS / Networking fundamentals
Virtual memory management
File system design
System administration knowledge
Technologies We Use.
Custom applications built on top of our core Intrepid platforms provide the foundation for our deployments.
Golang, Rust, Haskell, Java, and Node.JS for our back-end applications.
React, Angular, and JQuery for our front-end web technologies.
Mongo DB, Level DB, Rethink DB for our databases.
Ethereum, Bitcoin, Tendermint for our Blockchain implementations.
Solidity for Smart Contract Development.
Intrepid Ventures cloud infrastructure is based on AWS EC2, S3, and Google Cloud
What We Value
Strong engineering background, preferred in fields such as Computer Science, Mathematics, Software Engineering, Physics.
Familiarity with blockchain technology, storage systems, cloud infrastructure, cryptography libraries, and other technical tools.
Ability to work effectively in teams of technical and non-technical individuals.
Skill and comfort working in a rapidly changing environment with dynamic objectives and iteration with users.
Emotional intelligence and the consideration of your teammates.
The Ability to work across teams to engage project partners, deeply understand problems, and use teamwork to drive successful revenue generating outcomes.
Reflection and continuous self-improvement.
Adaptive and introspective; willing to learn, teach, lead, and follow
Not afraid of long hours when necessary; able to handle stress well and maintain a positive attitude