Posted Nov 16, 2017
Fully remote

Status

Status is a fast growing, completely decentralized startup developing powerful DApps (decentralized apps) for Ethereum that change the way we do things on the web. To do this we need passionate, talented & self motivated candidates to join our global decentralized team.

As a product, Status is an open source discovery tool for Ethereum that makes it easy for anyone to access DApps and services built on the decentralized web. Status also allows users to chat, make payments and more, securely using Ethereum’s protocols.

Opportunity

It’s still just the beginning, but the promise of Web 3.0 and Ethereum is here to stay. Our secret weapon is having passionate people on a mission to develop the gateway into this new world. If you want to be part of this adventure, join our disruptive distributed global team.

Job role

You will be part of our development team and will be responsible for shaping, developing and implementing our product, while ensuring that we are at the leading edge of technology. Our Development team has a strong desire to learn new things and continually improve themselves, we are looking for someone with a “can do anything” mentality.

Responsibilities

  • Deliver high quality services from designing and iterating new features into production in short sprint cycles
  • Set up complex development, test and production environments
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to inform about design and architectural decisions
  • Maintain and make use of a good overview of the overall technology stack
  • Work closely together with other engineering disciplines to ensure seamless user experience and efficient overall architecture
  • Shape, facilitate and survey coding guidelines and quality standards
  • Independently focus on continuous learning and improvement and drive the evolution of our engineering practice

Requirements

  • 5+ years experience building complex applications
  • Hands-on experience with Go
  • You must be comfortable working with an existing codebase
  • You are excited by P2P technologies and cryptocurrencies
  • Strong software engineering practices
  • Ability to pick up new technologies quickly
  • Fluency in written and spoken English

Working at Status

Status is a decentralized organization. You will not have a boss or a work schedule. What you will have is responsibility to your collaborators to do your best, keep up with your responsibilities, and support your team's priorities. At Status we are all working toward the goal of expanding and supporting the Ethereum space.


Does this job really require Go skills? If not, please let us know so that we can keep the jobs all about Go.