23 days ago

Javascript Engineer at Akasha

67% 40 hours / week Worldwide (Remote)
Flexible working hours
Employee training program

By combining blockchain technologies such as Ethereum and the Inter Planetary File System (IPFS), AKASHA has the potential to change the way ideas, thoughts and experiences are shared and stored on the Internet.

As part of our remote team distributed across the globe, you will work with some of the brightest minds in the blockchain tech space on unique and challenging ideas. You will also be in direct contact with the development and user community at large, actively participating in open discussions and brainstorming sessions.

Requirements

  • 3+ years JavaScript development experience
  • Experience designing modular, robust, reusable, and efficient libraries using Node.js
  • Experience building for both Node and browser environments
  • Willingness to learn and use new technologies
  • Ability to work as a teammate in a fast-paced team
  • Experience with software testing and continuous integration
  • Eye for detail
  • Good English skills, written and spoken (the team is decentralized around the world)

Knowledge of

  • Software design patterns
  • Performance optimization (data structures and aglorithms)
  • ES6
  • RESTful architecture
  • Blockchain technologies such as Ethereum, IPFS, etc. (the more the better)
  • Webpack
  • Immutable JS
  • Version control (Git)

Nice to have

  • 5+ years JavaScript experience
  • Front-end experience using ReactJS / Redux/Flux
  • Experience as well as passion for open source projects
  • A university degree in information technology

What We Offer

  • The opportunity to make a positive impact in the world
  • A meaningful job in a young, dynamic and friendly team
  • A work environment inspiring excellence and creativity
  • Competitive compensation based on experience and performance
  • The chance to play with ideas that could reshape entire industries
  • Continuous learning opportunities and unique challenges to take on
  • Traveling opportunities to various blockchain events and conferences
  • Flexible schedule