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Senior Software Developer | Blockchain / Poker Platform (Remote)

Spain (Remote)
Salary: Competitive

Job Description

Senior Software Developer | Blockchain / Poker Platform | Spain (Remote)

Competitive Salary

 

Our client an innovative start-up company within an large international brand is building a decentralized poker peer to peer platform built on Ethereum. They’re using blockchain technology to reimagine the future of gambling and the over $400 billion market.

It is a decentralized platform for playing online poker with real money. It leverages the Ethereum blockchain to provide the first blockchain-based online poker experience where players never have to deposit money on a site, the shuffle is provably random and cards are cryptographically secure.

The successful will be able to work remotely from anywhere in sunny Spain!

Here is more information about this exciting remote Senior Software Developer role:

We use Javascript as our main programming language with React for our frontend. Our backend uses Amazon AWS, serverless architecture. We use Ethereum Smart Contract as an escrow contract where player funds are deposited during the game and players are reporting the result of the hand for updating the stake of the end of the hand. We are product driven and committed to our users. That means our end goal is to deliver the best decentralized poker product possible for our users and to do so in a community driven manner.

The experienced Senior Software Developer will help build our client’s application. This is a role for engineers who can collaborate with a team to architect and deliver feature upgrades and improvements. Engineering partners in this role has built solid product features, and have implemented significant changes to the application architecture. This person must be comfortable working in diverse development ecosystems and have worked independently in a rapidly scaling start up.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and plan the technical direction of new features in Virtue Poker
  • Write readable, maintainable code that is built to scale
  • Collaborate with a team to ship major product builds
  • Deliver on rapid implementation schedules to build product functionality that is fast, scalable, and upholds smart development goals and principles
  • Stay up-to-date on technical options and help select the right technology for each task
  • Mentor fellow engineers and review code
  • Keep our users happy by maintaining the software, troubleshooting and fixing bugs.

Requirements:

Technical Qualifications

  • Strong computer science and engineering fundamentals
  • 5+ year’s relevant technical experience
  • Experience building low-latency micro-services or p2p systems using Node.js
  • Experience working with distributed systems and a deep appreciation for decentralization

Preferred Technical Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science or computer engineering
  • Holds a AWS Certification, or has proven knowledge of AWS desired
  • Front-end experience with React and Redux
  • Experience working with blockchain technology (e.g. wallets, escrow, multi-sigs)
  • Experience working in distributed/remote teams, and generally self-directed

 

So if you would like to take on this exciting Senior Software Developer position, offering excellent career growth, ongoing training and development working for a market leader then send your CV to apply@castlehillrecruitment.com