SR. Backend Engineer

at Insight Global
Published September 5, 2023
Location Miami, FL
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


A decentralized cryptocurrency exchange start-up company is looking to hire a Backend Engineer in Miami, FL or New York City, NY. Their mission is to build the most seamless decentralized trading experience, and to allow traders to access products previously impossible in DeFi. They are looking for talented individuals to join their fast paced team to help us on this mission!

They are a small, fully remote team that likes to move quickly, so is needing someone that is independently motivated and a proactive communicator. You must be able to collaborate with other team members remotely to accomplish tasks with limited oversight. If you are excited about working on the most cutting edge problems in DeFi with some of the brightest minds in the industry, this is the role for you.


- Design backend systems that will allow client to scale to its next suite of product offerings.

- Make infrastructure choices that will scale system throughput by 10-100x

- Increase and maintain platform availability

- Allow for extensibility, so as to support new features (e. g. Limit Orders)

- Collaborate with Stakeholders (Market Makers, Takers) in order to design systems that comply with industry best practices.


- Competitive compensation package (salary + token equity)

- 100% company-paid medical, dental, & vision for you and your dependent(s)

- Remote-friendly work environment

- Experience with smart contract on Solidity or Rust

- Strong interest in the Web 3.0 / DeFi space (decentralized finance)
- 5+ years of experience in building / working with large scale systems / infrastructure

- Experience with Node. JS / Typescript

- Solid written and spoken communication skills in English

- Understanding or Background in Cryptocurrency/Decentralized Finance

- Located in Miami, FL or NYC.