Software Engineer, Crypto/Payments

  • Kraken Digital Asset Exchange
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Aug 13, 2019
Permanent Developer/Engineer | Blockchain

Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Integrate our financial systems with blockchain currencies and banks
  • Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
  • Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications
  • Implementation of security and data protection systems
  • Write highly scaleable, high volume services
  • Create optimized database schemas
  • Own, develop and maintain financial services

Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience as a backend developer
  • Experience with Blockchain daemons such as Bitcoind, Litecoind or Parity
  • Strong proficiency with Node.js and various frameworks
  • Ability to handle the DevOps side of financial services using tools like Docker
  • Understanding the nature of asynchronous programming and its quirks and workarounds
  • Understanding accessibility and security compliance 
  • Understanding user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments
  • Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • Experience with automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Basic experience with other languages such as: C++, Rust, or Go
  • Desire to make the best trading platform out there
  • Strong passion for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies
  • Native Japanese and fluent English language skills are required

Please Apply on our Careers Page: https://jobs.lever.co/kraken/e04a5734-9658-4d96-91c3-b7ae4eb4c8a3?lever-origin=applied&lever-source%5B%5D=BlockTribe