Backend Web Developer

Employer: Block.one
Job Location: Blacksburg, Virginia
Category: Software/QA/DBA
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 10/8/2019
Closing Date: 6/8/2020
Block.one
About Block.one LLC

Block.one LLC is a creator of Decentralized Autonomous Corporations (DACs), a concept introduced by CTO Daniel Larimer in 2014 that empowers open source communities to disrupt existing centralized business models. Currently we, along with others globally, are developing EOS.IO, a revolutionary open-source decentralized blockchain infrastructure that will be used worldwide as the basis for developing countless high-throughput blockchain applications.


block.one
Job Description

Our team in Blacksburg, Virginia is looking for a passionate Backend Node.js Developer to join our team. The Backend Web Developer will be responsible for designing, coding and modifying Node.js microservices according to developer’s assigned project specifications to help build the next wave of Blockchain driven Web Applications and services.

Responsibilities

  • Write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices.
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
  • Build web based backends and micro-services
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
  • Stay up to date on emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them your work
  • Cooperate with DevOps and TechOps to build scalable distributed applications

Qualifications

  • Proven experience working with Node.js and Express
  • Experience writing backend unit, integration, and acceptance  tests
  • Top-notch programming skills and in-depth knowledge of building and scaling Node.js applications
  • Strong comprehension of how web applications function including security, session management, and best development practices
  • Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem-solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques
  • Bachelor or masters degree in computer science 
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