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Backend Developer

Role overview

Generally, we are looking for candidates who are interested in the crypto space. We are looking for full-time commitments. You’ll be working on our WingRiders project, which is a top contender to be the best DEX on Cardano. We released a live version in April 2022. Expect a highly dynamic environment aiming to outperform our fierce competition. As a battle seasoned team, with years of experience, we are always looking for top-tier developers.

DEX is a platform to exchange tokens on the blockchain without a central entity. There are already DEXes on other blockchains, but Cardano has only recently released support for smart contracts. This brings a unique opportunity for us to be one of the major players on Cardano.

The smart contracts are written in Plutus/Plutarch (Haskell). They define the constraints and conditions under which actors can interact with the exchange. For the off-chain tooling and frontend, we are using Node.js services and React with Typescript. Some unique challenges include keeping close attention to the security and scalability of the DEX to allow a large number of concurrent swaps within the constraints of the Cardano blockchain.

Are you up to getting into what the job is about and how you could become one of WingRiders? Let’s read more:

What you will do

You will collect, process and evaluate data going through our DEX in close cooperation with frontend, UI and Smart Contract developers, too. The scope of backend services is broad from API services to integration and core business logic elements. Depending on your skill level, this can be a senior position that will include leading junior developers and providing them with constructive feedback. Our demanding recruitment process is in place to ensure you can work with the most efficient and high-quality team. SUM UP of your responsibilities:

  • Develop backend services.

  • Analyze business requirements, propose solutions and implement business logic.

  • Integration with Cardano blockchain.

  • Work with a team of developers.

What you need to succeed

  • Good knowledge of Typescript.

  • Experience with Node.js, Express or RESTify.

  • Familiarity with PostgreSQL is a must-have.

  • Ideally familiarity with distributed DBs and message queues (Redis, RabbitMQ).

  • Ideally familiarity with real-time communication protocols (WebSocket).

Ready to take on the challenge?

Send us your name, surname, location, and CV or LinkedIn profile at recruitment@wingriders.com.