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Sr. Full Stack Engineer
Posted on 4/20/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Node.js
JavaScript
Leadership
Rust
Requirements
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, related field or equivalent practical experience
  • Significant experience building applications using JavaScript and Nodejs
  • Experience designing and building Electron Applications
  • A strong technical design ability informed by broad experience across multiple domains/specialties
  • Leadership experience building and maintaining large-scale systems in production
  • Literacy with cryptographic principles and practices
  • Proven track record of independently driving projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication skills on both technical and non-technical issues
  • A keen awareness of teamwork, process, and patterns of successful collaboration
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Build the next generation of applications on top of projects like libp2p, IPFS and Filecoin as well as Filecoin Saturn
  • Create or maintain software libraries and programs depended on by other systems and applications
  • Participate in the design and implementation of performant and resilient distributed applications
  • Develop solutions to hard problems in low-trust systems
  • Work alongside a cross-functional team including engineering, design, community, product, and business
  • Engage and educate the community, from users to contributors
  • Lead and develop more junior engineers, and provide guidance and review for open source contributors around the world
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience building applications in Go, Rust or similar languages
  • Experience leading open source projects, and/or guiding their communities
  • Security engineering and/or cryptography principles and practices
  • Large-scale systems (especially networking, performance, storage, or reliability engineering)
  • Experience building a CDN
  • Experience working with IPFS, IPLD, libp2p
Protocol Labs

51-200 employees

Open-source R&D lab with Web3 focus
Company mission
Protocol Labs aims to make human existence orders of magnitude better through technology. The company is open-source research, development, and deployment laboratory, who's projects include IPFS, Filecoin, libp2p, and more.
Benefits
  • Parental leave
  • Contributions to your retirement
  • Competitive pay and unlimited time off
  • For U.S.-based employees: platinum-level health, dental, and vision coverage for you and your family.
Company Values
  • We are open source to the core: Open-source technology is at the core of all our projects and at the center of our philosophy.
  • We are a global, remote workforce: Protocol Labs is a distributed company with no central office, working from home all over the world.
  • We champion autonomy: We empower people to lead and take ownership of interesting, challenging problems.
  • We welcome diverse ways of thinking: This is a team of talented, curious people of diverse backgrounds and unique perspectives.
  • We are a startup lab:We mix fast-paced, growth-oriented startup culture, with deeply analytical, data driven research thinking.