Full-Time

Software Engineer

Infrastructure

Posted on 7/19/2023

Espresso Systems

Espresso Systems

11-50 employees

Decentralized scalability platform for rollups

Crypto & Web3

Compensation Overview

$120,000 - $150,000Annually

Junior, Mid, Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Rust
OCaml
Blockchain
Haskell
Requirements
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Mathematics, or relevant field, or equivalent computer science and software engineering experience
  • Experience shipping and taking engineering projects to production
  • Experience with distributed systems and/or blockchain systems, especially P2P networking and consensus
  • Understanding of software engineering and security best practices
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Passion for writing correct code
Responsibilities
  • Contribute to the design and implementation of Espresso’s core blockchain infrastructure in Rust
  • Take engineering projects from concept and design to production, while working with engineering leaders and the product team to create sound and realistic roadmaps
Desired Qualifications
  • Proficiency with Rust in a production environment (or similar strongly-typed languages such as C++, Haskell, Ocaml, etc.)
  • Experience working on blockchain infrastructure, e.g. a layer-1 blockchain
  • Enthusiasm for the rapidly developing blockchain ecosystem

Working at Espresso Systems aligns you with a leader in decentralized systems, particularly in scaling and interoperability within rollup technology. The company leverages the HotShot consensus protocol and innovative engineering approaches like proposer-builder separation to enhance the security and efficiency of decentralized applications. This focus on advancing technical capabilities in a collaborative and forward-thinking environment makes Espresso Systems an exciting place for professionals passionate about blockchain technology and its applications.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$61M

Headquarters

Menlo Park, California

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

14%

1 year growth

18%

2 year growth

255%
INACTIVE