Lead Smart Contract Engineer / Future CTO DeFi Startup

at Skyrocket Ventures
Published August 24, 2023
Location New York, NY
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


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Recruiting Director
Skyrocket Ventures
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Lead Smart Contract Engineer / Future CTO – DeFi Startup Location:  New York (Manhattan), NY.  You can work from home up to 2x/week.
The company has 12 employees and 10 engineers.  It has raised $5 million in seed funding from leading investors in the space, and has 2 years of runway.  The protocol has been live for less than 1 quarter and they already have $2 million in Total Value Locked. The company will pay up to $250k in salary, plus equity and cryptocurrency which could be very lucrative.
Job Responsibilities:
- 50% writing smart contracts with Solidity.
- 50% writing the SDK in JavaScript.
- Expertise in Solidity.
- Proficiency in JavaScript.
- Experience or interest in DeFi.
- Distributed systems experience.
Nice to have:
- Leadership experience.
- Experience building SDKs.

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Lead Smart Contract Engineer / Future CTO DeFi Startup