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Senior Software Engineer

Flipside

Flipside

Software Engineering
Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, April 18, 2024

Flipside is a commercialization engine that powers blockchain growth. We activate 100,000+ analysts to produce insights, drive narratives, and transact, building emotional connection and a strong and active community that supports token price and chain growth. We make that possible by curating best-in-class data and making that data available entirely for free. Founded in 2017, Flipside works with partners such as Solana, Near, Flow, Avalanche, SEI, Aptos, Blast, Vertex. The company is backed by leading investors including Republic Capital, True Ventures, Galaxy Digital, M13, and more.

Description

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, implement, and deploy scalable, secure, and high-performance software solutions that leverage the power of blockchain technology.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the design and development of complex software systems, ensuring high-quality code that adheres to best practices and coding standards.
  • Collaborate with product managers, designers, and other engineers to define technical requirements and translate them into effective software solutions.
  • Mentor and provide technical guidance to junior engineers, promoting knowledge sharing and fostering a culture of continuous learning.
  • Participate in architectural discussions and contribute to the design of scalable and maintainable software architectures.
  • Write clean, efficient, and well-documented code, conduct thorough code reviews, and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Work closely with DevOps teams to define deployment strategies, ensure optimal performance, and enhance system reliability.
  • Implement and maintain unit tests, integration tests, and automated testing frameworks to ensure software quality and stability.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in Web3 technologies, blockchain protocols, and software engineering practices.
  • Contribute to documentation, technical specifications, and knowledge-sharing initiatives within the engineering team.

Requirements

  • Proven track record as a Senior Software Engineer with substantial experience in designing and developing complex software applications.
  • Proficiency in multiple programming languages, including JavaScript (with React), TypeScript, Python, Go, Rust, or similar.
  • Strong experience with modern software development methodologies, version control systems, and agile practices.
  • In-depth knowledge of software architecture patterns, design principles, and scalability considerations.
  • Familiarity with blockchain technology, Web3 protocols, or decentralized applications is a strong plus.
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, GCP, or Azure is advantageous.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex technical issues.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively across cross-functional teams.
  • A portfolio showcasing your past software engineering projects and contributions is highly desirable.