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Jersey City, NJ, USA - partially remote

Ready for an exciting challenge?

Sapien is looking for an experienced senior full-stack engineer, who can help build and scale a cutting-edge, blockchain-based social platform.

We are building a smarter, tokenized social network with a mobile-first approach that will accelerate meaningful conversations. Social is broken and we plan to reinvent it.

You would have an opportunity to work directly with both founders and CTO in our Jersey City, New Jersey office; remote work is not preferred but applications will be reviewed.

In expressing your interest for the role, please share any product / company links you have been a part of and your role in their success - a proven track record is the strongest application.

We are looking for a highly motivated, veteran technologist with a deep understanding of designing, building, and scaling complex software. If you are someone who wants to deliver a meaningful product that has the potential to change the social landscape, we look forward to speaking with you.

Recruiters and agencies need not apply.


--- Responsibilities ---

> Handle the design, architecture, development, code review, and testing of key applications in the following areas: Social Platform, Dashboards, Prototypes, and Microservices.

> Lead a team of distributed engineers to complete large-scale as well as smaller projects according to predetermined specifications, system requirements and security requirements

> Writing clean, functional code following best practices.

> Organizing, leading, and managing a team of other engineers, ensuring that resources are being allocated efficiently to achieve business goals.

> Understanding how to solve new business problems with existing or new technology.

> Cultivating a healthy team culture for both the in-person and distributed technical teams.


--- Requirements ---

> 8+ years of programming experience with modern web languages

> 5+ years of Node.js, GOlang experience

> A proven track record of architecting robust software and delivering exceptional products

> Experience with Postgresql, Docker, Microservices architecture, SSR

> Familiar with Agile methodology

> Genuine interest in building something that challenges the status quo

> Creative thinking and problem solving skills as well as strategy development abilities

> Android and iOS experience is a plus but not required

> Blockchain / Web3 / Ethereum experience is a plus but not required

How to apply

Send resume and cover letter to jobs@sapien.network

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