IOV Labs is a blockchain technology company that develops and operates decentralized networks and protocols, including the RSK smart contract platform and the Bitcoin and Ethereum-based Name Service (ENS).
Our purpose is to build a more decentralized world for a freer and fairer financial future.
We develop technology to re-engineer the way value is created and moved around the world.
Our mission is bold. Our vision is big, and our purpose is deep.
We achieve our objectives as a team by using the IOVlabs values as our guiding principles.
Our values reflect the fact that we’re a global, distributed team that embraces complex and revolutionary decentralized technologies, guided by a strong social purpose.
If you’re keen to join the technological revolution at IOV Labs, keep reading!
About the Role
We are looking for a Backend Developer (with Solidity) to join a team of high qualification and technical excellence for one of the most challenging projects in the Bitcoin and FinTech industry worldwide.
Rootstock is an open-source, decentralized and peer-to-peer network that brings smart contracts to the Bitcoin ecosystem. It is the first one to provide the possibility of running Ethereum smart contracts in Bitcoin, using bitcoin as its native cryptocurrency, and leveraging Bitcoin's hashing power. Rootstock is one of the most exciting projects in the crypto and blockchain space!
What You'll Be Doing
Collaborate with other engineers and teams to implement new features, improvements and fixes to the RIF Gateway and other technologies that serve as a bridge between Rootstock connected wallets and the whole ecosystem of DeFi Providers and Partners.
Work with your team to make the Rootstock RIF Gateway and protocols more secure and robust, enabling it to securely aggregate DeFi Provider services and integrate Smart Wallets.
Help with design and code reviews. Ensure good engineering practices are being applied.
Learn about blockchain, crypto, Ethereum and Bitcoin, working on one of the most exciting open-source projects in the blockchain industry.
Collaborate with people all over the world.
What You Bring to the Table
Have advanced knowledge and proven experience working as a Senior Software Engineer. Backend expertise preferable.
Have experience working with compiled languages such as C/C++, Java, Golang, etc.
Have a deep understanding of complex algorithms and design patterns.
Advance knowledge and experience with data structures.
Have experience working in large high availability environments.
Able to produce clean, scalable code. Knowledge of agile methodologies.
Have knowledge in Solidity and smart contracts development (not mandatory).
Have experience working on technological challenging projects.
Bring the right attitude to the team: ownership, accountability, attention to detail.
Have knowledge about Bitcoin or Ethereum (not mandatory).
Place a high value on security.
Possess an advanced English language proficiency.
What You'll Get Back!
Competitive salary and bonus
Laptop and other working tools you might need
100% remote working (contractor) from anywhere in the world
Possibility to work at your nearest WeWork space
Flexible working hours. You’re free to work however you work best
Paid holidays and personal leave days
Opportunity to work with state of art technology in a challenging and unique project
Internationally diverse and dynamic team with a clear vision and strategy
Training programs to learn everything about the crypto world
Weekly scientific moments by our Research & Innovation team to learn about technology, challenges and solutions in the blockchain world
Language courses: English, Spanish or Chinese
Employee assistance program offering legal, financial, family, psychological and wellness counseling for you and your family
Our Mission, Vision, & Purpose
Our purpose is to... build a more decentralized world, for a freer and fairer future
Our vision is… a safe and equitable global financial system that enables everyone to participate and prosper
We’re on a mission to… provide the next generation of fintech innovators with the decentralized tools and technology to build a new global economy
We’re excited to see what you’re made of!
IOV Labs embraces diversity and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status.
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