Head of Blockchain Development

  • Blockchain Developers
  • USA
  • Jun 04, 2018
Remote Developer/Engineer | Blockchain

Job Description

Head of Blockchain Development - Remote 

Blockchain Developers, Inc., the leading blockchain recruiting agency, is seeking a Head of Blockchain Development to lead a global team on our client’s blockchain platform and application development, set the roadmap of technical development and new products, and make presentations of architecture of products at blockchain conferences and to customers.

The company is building the next generation high-performance scalable blockchain platform with security protocols and smart contracts designed with a focus on consumer industries. The platform will support public and private blockchains to enable direct-to-consumer shopping, provenance tracking, inventory management, customer loyalty and rewards, trade finance, etc.

You will be responsible for:

  • Architecting a fully-scalable blockchain platform
  • Designing and building globally distributed systems, in a cloud environment
  • Designing and building complex applications with an emphasis on performance, scalability and reliability
  • Creating and leading a team of 5+ A-level blockchain software engineers

The company is based in the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Russia and is hiring all over the globe.

Must have:

  • 10+ years of experience in software development
  • Extensive experience in blockchain development and a deep understanding of the fundamental design principles behind distributed-ledger applications
  • Experience in scalable architectures, microservices, Agile development
  • Experience building commercial products and services – SaaS

Strongly Prefer:

  • Problem-solving aptitude and willingness to be hands-on when required
  • Business development focus to align the technology vision with the overall business strategy
  • Ability to clearly convey information to a broad array of technical and non-technical audiences
  • Strong English
  • BSc/BA/MS/PhD in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field