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Cryptocurrency Software Development

 

Vaurum

Backend Engineer



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29.Oct.2014
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Vaurum
Cryptocurrency Software Development
Palo Alto CA

Description:
Why Us?

--- Who we are ---
We're an early-stage venture-backed startup building commercial infrastructure for Bitcoin to better integrate cryptocurrencies into the traditional financial system. We've raised $4 million in seed round financing and are now growing the team, scaling our exchange technology, and developing novel cryptocurrency-derived products and services.

-- What we’re looking for --
As an early ​stage team member, you’ll be joining a hardworking group with backgrounds in the cryptocurrency and financial markets building infrastructure and products for this new technology. If you're as committed as we are to exploring new possibilities in cryptoeconomics, we would love to connect.

-- Ideal Candidates Will Have --
- Demonstrated interest in Bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, cryptoeconomics
- Strong programming, computer science, and analytic skills, excellent academic or equivalent
experience
- Full stack web app development experience, including relational database, advanced SQL (complex joins, aggregate functions, stored procs, concurrency control and transaction isolation), functional reactive programming, node.js asynchronous JavaScript, rich client architecture and frameworks
- Understanding of security issues involved in publicly­facing financial web applications
- Effectiveness in an unstructured startup environment

--- What we offer ---
- Work at the forefront of an emerging field helping define the future of finance
- Competitive salary and meaningful equity at an early-stage company
- Health insurance covering medical, vision and dental, including partner and dependents
- Open vacation policy: work when you’re most productive, refresh when needed
- 15” MacBook Pro or *nix equivalent, 27” Thunderbolt Display with your preferred input devices
- Health club/gym membership reimbursement
- Work in the heart of downtown Palo Alto

Requirements:
Skills
C++, Javascript, Information Security, Node.js, Scalable Systems, Distributed Systems, Scaling Web Applications, Coffeescript, Cryptography, Redis, PostgreSQL, IT Security, Web Application Security, Financial Services, Clojure, Functional Programming, Lisp, Cloud Security, Security, Asynchronous Programming, Low Latency Infrastructure, Low-Latency, Bitcoin, crypto currencies, FinTech, Reactive Applications
Location
Palo Alto
Compensation
Full Time
$100K – $140K Salary
0.0% – 2.0% Equity

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