Kwenta is a decentralized exchange revolutionizing derivative markets through its proprietary smart margin engine. As a protocol, we operate independently to deliver a decentralized trading experience comparable to leading centralized exchanges. Our commitment remains steadfast in building top-tier financial tooling accessible to all. To further our mission, we invite the community to apply and actively participate in our endeavors.
Kwenta is now looking to build additional tooling and products beyond its current perps UI, with the aim to onboard a new set of users who prefer to trade with automated strategies. To facilitate this type of trading, Kwenta is planning to expand its team and build an api, suite of sdk’s and potentially a new key management system to offer a decentralized custody solution.
We are looking for a senior backend engineer who is competent in architecting and building backend system that reliably operate at scale and has some experience working with web3 and smart contracts. The ideal candidate will show a passion for designing and developing api's and pride themselves on building performant services that follow best practices. We don't have a strict criteria on preferred language but a Node js / typescript based system would allow other team members to help contribute.
API Design & development
Backend server architecture
Deployment and dev ops setup
Data storage and management
Wiring test suites
Help with product scoping and writing specifications
Experience in designing, architecting and implementing a backend system / api
Experience interacting with smart contracts and blockchains
Experience with writing tests, using Git and CI
Familiarity with system monitoring tools
Nice to have
Experience in Defi
Understanding of the Synthetix protocol
Experience working on an exchange api
Salary range: 125k-150k USD
Auto-Staked Kwenta token package
Health insurance Benefits
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