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Core Developer

Spacemesh

Spacemesh

Software Engineering
Remote
Posted on Friday, August 13, 2021
<h5 id="full-time-100-remote">FULL TIME, 100% REMOTE</h5><p></p><p>To get a full sense of our motivation, vision, scope, and values please <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AbvGEeHZmsg">watch this whiteboard video</a> with our chief scientist, cryptography professor Tal Moran. To learn more about the platform from a tech perspective, please see the resources <a href="https://spacemesh.io/resources">available here</a>.</p><p>If you want to work on a layer one project, and be at the forefront of the next major tech disruption – decentralized programmable money – apply to join us.</p><p>You will be able to enjoy</p><ul> <li>A flat and fully remote structure, with team members in The United States, Italy, Ukraine, Israel, Germany, India, Taiwan, and more.</li> <li>Open source exposure</li> <li>Asynchronous work style as you coordinate with our global team</li> <li>Flexible hours</li> <li>Full responsibility for the quality and delivery of major platform components</li> <li>A chance to work closely with the Spacemesh world-class researches <a href="https://talmoran.net/">Tal Moran</a> and <a href="https://www.cs.cornell.edu/~iddo/">Iddo Bentov</a> </li> <li>Working closely with the open-source community</li> <li>A tokens package and a competitive salary</li> </ul><h3 id="responsibilities">Responsibilities</h3><ul> <li>Own the design, implementation, and maintenance of one or more core software components of the Spacemesh cryptocurrency and its infrastructure.</li> <li>Work closely with other core developers on the team and with our world-class research team on the design of Spacemesh software components and infrastructure.</li> </ul><h3 id="must-haves">Must-haves</h3><ul> <li>3+ years of prior work experience in system programming in Go, Rust, or C++.</li> <li>Prior work experience in concurrent programming.</li> <li>Good spoken and written English communications skills.</li> <li>Fast learning curve with an ability to quickly learn complex new technologies and ideas.</li> <li>Possess a combination of exceptional algorithmic/theoretic CS skills, strong hands-on systems programming skills, and the mentality and capability to start writing production-quality code quickly.</li> </ul><h3 id="nice-to-haves">Nice to haves</h3><ul> <li>Professional experience writing production-grade software in Go.</li> <li>Familiarity with blockchain tech.</li> <li>Familiarity with applied cryptography.</li> <li>Prior participation in open source projects.</li> <li>Experience designing and developing network protocols, especially P2P.</li> <li>B.Sc./M.Sc. in Computer Science or equivalent.</li> </ul><p></p><p>Learn more about Spacemesh Technology</p><ul> <li><a href="https://protocol.spacemesh.io/#/">Spacemesh protocol developer documentation</a></li> <li><a href="https://github.com/spacemeshos/go-spacemesh">go-spacemesh - full node implementation in Go</a></li> <li><a href="https://github.com/spacemeshos/SMIPS/issues">Spacemesh improvement proposals (SMIPS)</a></li> <li><a href="https://testnet.spacemesh.io/">Spacemesh open testnet (Tweedledee)</a></li> </ul><p>Protocol</p><ul> <li><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AbvGEeHZmsg">Spacemesh Protocol introduction with Prof. Tal Moran</a></li> <li><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=liNmlxrwrvI">Whiteboard Series with Prof. Tal Moran</a></li> <li><a href="https://github.com/spacemeshos/protocol">Protocol docs</a></li> </ul>
Spacemesh is an equal opportunity employer.