Backend Engineer (NodeJS)

US (Remote)
USD 160,000 - 250,000 / year

Work experience

2-5 years

Experience level


Employment type



Job description
  • Contributing to our NodeJS driven backend
  • Architecting and building highly scalable, reliable, and data heavy APIs that will serve our customer facing applications
  • Working across the stack (db, cache, code, deploy) to address technical challenges anywhere in the system
  • Collaborating cross functionally with data scientists, designers, and product managers to define and implement backend services.
  • Creating novel approaches to tackling blockchain specific challenges around scale, security and privacy.
  • Developing your skills through exceptional training as well as frequent coaching and mentoring from colleagues
Here Are Example Traits We Value:
  • Professional NodeJS experience
  • 3+ years of experience building performant, and reliable production grade systems, from whiteboard to production
  • Expertise in popular storage systems such as relational databases (e.g., Postgres), analytical databases (e.g., ClickHouse, RedShift), noSql (e.g., Mongo), and distributed caches (e.g., Redis)
  • Proficiency in one or more backend server languages/frameworks (e.g., Ruby/Rails, Javascript/Node.js/Feathers.js, Python/Django/Flask, Go)
  • Experience with software review, build and deployment systems (e.g., Github, CircleCI, Docker, AWS, Google Cloud)
  • Adaptable. Goals can change fast. You anticipate and react quickly.
Autonomous. You own what you work on. You move fast and get things done. Excellent communication. You will need communicate complex ideas effectively to both technical and non-technical audiences, and both verbally and in writing

  • Collaborative. You must work collaboratively in a cross-functional team and with people at all levels in an organization
  • Strong record of leadership in an academic, professional, or extracurricular setting
  • Relevant experience in crypto/blockchain is a plus
  • Stock
  • $2,000 yearly coupon for books, conferences, and professional coaching
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Volunteer time off
  • Parental leave
  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance
  • Life & disability coverage
  • 401K
  • Apple equipment
  • Daily lunch and dinner
Job Type: Full-time