Backend Software Engineer (based in New York)

Backend Software Engineer (based in New York)

We are an exciting start-up developing global cryptocurrency trading market places. Currently we are looking for a junior backend developer to join our global team and build out the high performance, low latency, robust and scalable core backend system.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Review designs, document technical specifications, and provide time estimates for the implementation of features/fixes.

  • Write high-performance, reusable, modular code along with automated tests.

  • Maintain a close working relationship with a geographically distributed development team in an evolving agile environment.

  • Follow common design patterns, architectural practices and development methodologies.

  • Identify and resolve performance issues to optimize for speed.


  • 2+ years of professional work experience in a software development organization.

  • 2+ years of professional work experience with Scala, Java, or Go.

  • A dedicated team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Able to read, write, and speak fluent English.

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering or related major.

  • Knowledge on cryptocurrency exchange and blockchain technology is a plus, but not required.