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Founding Engineer

  • Remote
  • Software Engineering
  • $ mid six figures $ + equity and tokens

Our client is a well backed crypto scale-up based in the US with bases in NYC, SF, and Miami. They are backed by some blue-chip VC’s including: Infinity Ventures, MoonHoldings, Perpetual Venture Partners, as well as Miko Matsamura.

This venture is pioneering the first cross dApp liquid staking through the creation of a new financial vehicle. This new synthetic stakes across an index of token economies according to a fixed and transparent on- chain investment strategy. Market participants can maximize time-locks and reward rates while maintaining the flexibility to exit positions through a dedicated AMM pool.

What You’ll Do

  • Lead architecting and implementation of the synthetic staking product
  • Design and implement periphery contracts
  • Own contract security design and review as well as security guidance documentation
  • Build systems at scale to prevent classes of vulnerabilities
  • Monitor engineers, and collaborate with designers, product managers to turn requirements into products.


  • 4+ years of experience building and releasing production grade Solidity contracts
  • 8+ years of technical experience, degree in math or computer science
  • Strong understanding of the EVM (Ethereum Virtual Machine), L2s, and the DeFi/Web3 ecosystem
  • Prior experience deploying complex smart contract systems to the Ethereum mainnet
  • Experience implementing complex math in Solidity
  • Experience with React, and Node.js and other frontend technologies
  • Desire to keep up with modern best practices in software development/Web3, and shape our tech stack as we build out new systems and services
  • Native to advanced English competency


  • Experiences with financial services or crypto trading systems.
  • Passion for video games, data, and/or economics
  • Backend experience, previous startup experience


  • Industry leading salary plus hefty token and equity allocation
  • Remote, requiring a minimum of 4hr time overlap with EST
  • Full company paid health and dental benefits
  • Offices in SF, NYC and Miami

This venture is poised for success and they’re looking for someone to be a part of this very successful journey. This is a position that rarely comes around with great comp and high equity and token allocation on offer.