Senior Backend Engineer


Brooklyn, NY

Industry: Financial Services


Not Specified years

Posted 292 days ago

  by    Nikki Finnemore

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Company Overview

As Ethereum tokens take over the world, the new blockchain economy requires a decentralized exchange. AirSwap was designed from the ground up to provide privacy, security, and choice on a global, peer-to-peer tradingnetwork with no intermediaries and no trading fees. We at AirSwap truly aim to build the engine of the new token economy.

The Challenge

AirSwap is a ConsenSys backed project centered on Ethereum token exchange. We are looking for an experienced Backend Engineer to join our small, dynamic, fast-moving team. You will be working on our platform team, delivering key functionality for our users and helping us build several cutting edge blockchain products from the ground up.

As an early stage contributor, you'll have the opportunity to take ownership of key parts of the software and drive them forward.

We are a team of engineers and financialtechnology experts. Ideally, you have the ability to read multiple languages and proficiency in Python, Node, or Go. If you have deep experience in these, all the better, but ultimately talent and drive are what matter most.

We?re looking for evidence of exceptional ability and a track record of building things that work. Our ideal candidate has several years of experience building software products and a passion for Ethereum, blockchain, and related technologies.

We'd like to see

  • Experience building software services that scale
  • Expertise in web protocols like HTTP, WebSocket, WebRTC
  • Experience with (micro)service oriented architectures
  • Clean public-facing APIs and documentation
  • Thorough software testing and documentation
  • Expertise in Python, Node, or Go

Nice to have experience in

  • Amazon web services (AWS)
  • Open sourcing software
  • Market trading systems


Brooklyn, NY 11211