Blockchain Full-Stack JavaScript Engineer -Senior – Consulting – Location OPEN

at Ernst & Young LLP
Published September 1, 2022
Location Austin, TX
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


At EY, you'll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we're counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.Whole industries have been disrupted and transformed in recent years by digital technology. EY advises clients to understand, architect, select and implement bleeding edge solutions required to efficiently run their businesses, with a focus on Digital and Cloud. These service areas span E-commerce, Blockchain, Solution Architecture, Mobile Applications, Digital Platform Architecture, Digital Technology Strategy, and Digital IT Operations.The opportunityOur mission at EY is to industrialize blockchain technology for enterprises and large financial institutions, with a particular focus on public blockchains like Ethereum and Bitcoin. We are an innovative and collaborative group of technical developers, cryptographers, mathematicians and business strategists who are dedicated to the application of blockchain technology and the development of world-class products. At EY, you will help our clients, some of the most influential companies, explore emergent applications and transform the way the world does business.We are looking for Senior Software Engineers who are as excited about the future of public blockchains as we are. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will work in an Agile team to design, build, and deliver scalable, enterprise blockchain applications for our clients. To be successful in this role, you should be versatile, display leadership qualities, and be enthusiastic to take on new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push blockchain technology forward.Your key responsibilities* Solve technical problems and provide innovative solutions across the full stack: front-end, back-end, and distributed infrastructure platforms like Ethereum and Quorum* Translate user stories and technical requirements into functional code* Build and deliver software systems with SDLC best practices including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations* Contribute to the architecture and design of new and current systems, including considerations such as security, reliability, and scaling* Work with product team to deliver excellent solutions and customer experiencesSkills and attributes for success* You're an innovator. You keep up to date on emerging technologies (especially blockchain) and are constantly thinking about potential applications.* You're comfortable with ambiguity. In fact, you thrive in the face of complex problems with no obvious solutions.* You're pragmatic and iterative in building software. You can simplify and get things done quickly with a demonstrated track record of building and delivering high quality software.* You're a team player. You recognize the accomplishments of the team before the individual and actively foster an innovative and inclusive work environment* You're entrepreneurial at heart. You have a passion for making your ideas a reality, building prototypes and ultimately launching production-scale solutions in the market.To qualify for the role, you must have* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field* 3+ years of professional engineering experience* Hands-on experience with modern full-stack JavaScript development including Node.js and frameworks such as React and Express* Experience designing and implementing RESTful and/or GraphQL APIs* Experience building cloud native/microservices architecture applications and platforms* Experience with Agile software development (like Scrum or Kanban)* Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations* Excellent written and verbal communication skills* Valid driver's license in the US; willingness and ability to travel to meet client needsIdeally, you'll also have* Passion for blockchain technology and experience with Ethereum, Quorum, and/or Solidity* Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes* Previous experience deploying and configuring environments using infrastructure-as-code provisioning tools like Terraform and Ansible* Experience with traditional enterprise technologies including SaaS and ERP systems (like SAP)What we look forWe strongly value diversity and inclusion. Your energy for new challenges and your interest in growth is more important than any specific skills or other attributes. If you read through the qualifications and felt discouraged from applying because you don't check all the boxes, even though you think this might be a job you would love, please apply anyway. None of us had all these skills when we started here, and we value your ability to learn, grow, and work with others more than any pre-conceived notion of the kind of person who should fill these roles.What we offerWe offer a competitive compensation package where you'll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you'll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You'll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.* Continuous learning: You'll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.* Success as defined by you: We'll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.* Transformative leadership: We'll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.* Diverse and inclusive culture: You'll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.The exceptional EY experience. It's yours to build.EY | Building a better working worldEY exists to build a better working world, helping to create long-term value for clients, people and society and build trust in the capital markets.Enabled by data and technology, diverse EY teams in over 150 countries provide trust through assurance and help clients grow, transform and operate.Working across assurance, consulting, law, strategy, tax and transactions, EY teams ask better questions to find new answers for the complex issues facing our world today.EY is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer providing equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other legally protected basis, including arrest and conviction records, in accordance with applicable law.EY is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. 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