Senior Software EngineerBay Area, CA
Fidex is a cryptocurrency and digital assets exchange built with the highest security standards to reliably and scalably serve its institutional clients.
Fidex is seeking senior software engineers passionate about systems, security, or performance engineering to help build and secure its exchange product. Applicants should have strong self-starting skills and be committed to tackling a diverse set of challenges daily. Fidex is committed to doing things right the first time with whatever resources are required. Senior software engineers will be responsible for shaping the long-term technical roadmap of the Fidex software and will report directly to the CTO. This role will have opportunities to lead a team of engineers to tackle and solve larger problems. Experience with cryptocurrency is not required; Fidex is an environment where team members can expect to be constantly learning everything from basics to the latest technological developments!
This position is located in the Bay Area and also open to remote applicants.
• Ownership of a key subsystem and management of its technical roadmap
• Make, document, and defend opinionated decisions for critical infrastructure
• Develop and design clean, testable, robust code and interfaces
• On call/pager-duty hours for monitoring site reliability
• Participation in weekly reading groups and presentations to keep team appraised of new technological developments
• Enthusiastic participation in code reviews and security audits across the entire product
• Equivalent knowledge of an advanced degree (Master’s or higher) in Computer Science specializing in Security, Networking, Distributed Systems, or related sub-field
• Experience contributing to open source projects preferred
• Strong organizational skills, especially the ability to self-manage, set, and meet your own deadlines
• Strong communication skills with the ability to explain and document your design decisions and insights
• Stack-agnostic with the ability to choose the right tool for the job and learn it quickly. We’re currently working with a mix of the following: Rust, React, Docker, Postgres, RabbitMQ, Redis, Ruby
• Strong interest in the cryptocurrency space and its evolving role in the world
The next step in cryptocurrency exchange evolution.
- Industry Cryptocurrency
- Location Bay Area, CA
Fidex is a cryptocurrency and digital assets exchange built with the highest security standards to reliably and scalably serve its institutional clients. With a focus on regulatory and technical developments, Fidex is committed to auditability and accountability in order to make cryptocurrency assets available and accessible to mainstream retail and institutional markets.