Apr 28, 2022

Software Engineer

  • Mina Foundation
Full time Blockchain developer Engineering

Job Description

We seek a Software Engineer to build novel software technology in the world of blockchains -
decentralized computing systems that put people back in control of their digital lives.

About Us

Mina Foundation is a public benefit corporation serving the Mina Protocol, the world's lightest
blockchain. Mina Protocol's native cryptocurrency, MINA, is the first with a small constant-size
blockchain. The Foundation supports participants, strategically allocates resources, ensures
network health and security, promotes adoption, and champions MINA in the wider world. Mina
solves 3 of the most difficult challenges in the blockchain space: privacy, scalability, and
decentralization.

Join the team bringing this vision to reality.

Responsibilities

As a Software Engineer, you will:

- Develop software in OCaml, Rust, or JavaScript
- Implement improvements to the Mina Protocol
- Collaborate with Product, Cryptography, and other teams in the ecosystem to design, develop, build,
and release changes to the Mina Protocol, new related products, and developer tools
- Connect with the ecosystem participants (software engineers and node operators, for example),
address their needs, and incorporate their feedback into Mina

Profile

You have:
- Proven ability to develop software using modern techniques
- Some technical understanding of blockchain or distributed systems
- Strong technical background (ideally software engineering or computer science)
- Excellent communication skills
- Familiarity with pertinent technical concepts such as APIs, GraphQL, blockchains, distributed
systems, DevOps, Git

Mina Foundation

Mina Foundation stewards the Mina Protocol - the world's lightest blockchain, powered by
participants. Our team is remote, and funded by top investors (including FTX, Coinbase Ventures,
Polychain, Metastable, and Three Arrows). Mina Foundation is overseen by a team of
industry-leading experts.

Opportunity

We work on technologies with the potential to reimagine social structures. It is important to
incorporate diverse perspectives from conception through realization. This is your chance to join a
small, collaborative team and to work on fascinating cross-disciplinary problems that span
cryptography, engineering, product design, economics, and sociology.

We offer competitive compensation both in salary and equity as well as top-of-the-market benefits.


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