Principal Architect
Platform
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Chainlink

501-1,000 employees

Open-source, data-enabled blockchain solutions
Company Overview
Chainlink provides reliable tamper-proof inputs and outputs for complex smart contracts on any blockchain. Chainlinks provide a reliable connection to external data, that is provably secure end-to-end.
Crypto & Web3

Company Stage

ICO

Total Funding

$32M

Founded

2014

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

31%

2 year growth

64%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Blockchain
CategoriesNew
Backend Engineering
FinTech Engineering
Security Engineering
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 10+ years of professional engineering experience working in a collaborative product-driven environment.
  • Successful experience designing, building and scaling multiple production services, components and infrastructure.
  • Successful experience collaborating with a team to support production services over multiple years as they evolved to scale with user demand and challenges.
  • Deep knowledge of programming languages, tools and frameworks required to successfully build and deploy production services, with prior experience selecting these tools and frameworks.
  • Experience owning multiple, months-long projects, including communication of progress, dependencies, and risk mitigation directly with stakeholders and partners.
Responsibilities
  • Architect our next-generation platform to extend our node from delivering external data and on-chain services to enabling trust-minimized distributed computation for a wide variety of smart contract applications.
  • Architect and design components/service layers to sustainability scale as the number of blockchains integrations we support grows significantly.
  • Work directly with leadership to take into account all product vectors and define our high-level technical roadmap to scale across multiple dimensions of blockchain integrations, applications, payment flexibility, and engineering operations as we grow.
  • Collaborate with engineers, technical leaders and product managers across multiple teams to achieve consensus for technical decisions, concepts and guidelines.
  • Actively participate in leveling the team’s engineering bar, increasing the velocity of the team and the reliability/security of the product through coaching and utilization of frameworks, etc.