Front-End Software Engineer (Remote)

United States /
Engineering /
About MakersPlace
Founded in 2018, MakersPlace is a curated online marketplace that allows artists to create and sell unique digital creations (NFTs) using blockchain technology (digital art marketplace). We offer a platform aimed at empowering digital creators to create and sell their unique pieces, while providing verifiable proof of authenticity, ownership, and scarcity on the blockchain. Stay up to date on all of our hottest drops and collaborations at MakersPlace on Linkedin, Twitter and on our Blog.

About the Position
MakersPlace is looking for a front-end product engineer who’ll be responsible for building across all parts of the MakersPlace product, delivering only the highest impact product and features. You’ll be responsible for ideation, development, testing, evaluation and iteration to deliver the best product to our creators and collectors. You’ll be joining a world-class engineering team who have hands-on experience building highly scalable services and successful engineering teams at Pinterest.

You Will:

    • Ideate, develop and iterate upon new and existing features for the MakersPlace creator platform and consumer marketplace.
    • Build, scale and maintain our client applications and APIs.
    • Develop internal applications to simplify and scale any inefficiencies and manual processes.
    • Be a leader, be bold and get things done.

You Have:

    • 5+ years of relevant professional experience.
    • Strong customer-first mindset, necessary to build a world-class product.
    • Strong communication skills. We’re a highly collaborative team.
    • Experience working with large-scale react applications, preferably customer-facing.
    • Experience with a dynamic programming language such as React and Python.

Technical Stack:

    • React, GraphQL
    • Python, Django, Celery, Redis, ElasticSearch and MySQL
    • Solidity, Geth and IPFS

Bonus Points:

    • Experience with Web3 and Solidity.
    • Experience working in NFT, Blockchain or Crypto spaces.
    • Deep passion for empowering artists!

Benefits & Perks:

    • Health/Vision/Dental
    • $500 workstation stipend, with an additional $1000 after 6 months of employment.
    • Flexible vacation policy + 1 personal day off / month.
    • Weekly team sponsored lunches
    • $500/Quarter AirBnB stipend— we want you to go out and enjoy life!
    • 100% Remote
    • …and more!
The Team
At MakersPlace, we curate our team as carefully as we do our digital marketplace to ensure the best experience for both our creative community and employees. Our remote-first company was founded by senior engineering leaders from Pinterest, including the first engineer and former head of growth engineering, and is funded by top-tier venture capital funds and angels in Silicon Valley.

MakersPlace is an equal opportunity employer and highly values diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.