Chief Architect

New York City
Engineering
Full-time
Axoni develops novel blockchain solutions while focusing on the capital markets industry. In various production implementations, we have demonstrated that our blockchain software can serve multiple asset classes and use cases at the world’s most advanced financial institutions. Join us in our mission to further strengthen and scale our system and develop new blockchain solutions. We’re excited to have you become part of our high-performing team of software engineers.

Our Chief Architect role is responsible for overseeing the technical execution of our engineering projects.  These responsibilities range from research, development, and architecture, to code quality standards and best practices. Candidates should be highly technical, hands-on, and have led projects to deliver large scale software with agility.

Description

    • Oversees the technical execution of core projects
    • Defines and ensures team’s adherence to technical standards
    • Works with Product Management teams to set the technical vision of our platform and products
    • Manages and communicates technical design across multiple product teams
    • Guides and mentors mid-level developers from a technical perspective
    • Participates in the technical assessment and hiring process as we grow the team

Relevant skill and Experience

    • Minimum of 15 years of engineering experience, preferably with infrastructure, platform, or distributed systems
    • Track record of designing and delivering scalable enterprise architecture, systems, and products
    • Experience with agile processes and continuous integration and delivery
    • Well versed in either Go, C++, Scala or a comparable compiled programming language
    • Comfortable with a scripting language such as JavaScript or Python
    • Experience with AWS or other cloud infrastructure
    • Strong communication skills and a collaborative team member
    • Knowledge of Ethereum and Bitcoin blockchains a plus
    • Master’s Degree or higher in Engineering, PhD is preferable

Benefits

    • Competitive salary and equity
    • Health, dental, and vision insurance
    • 401K plan
    • Catered team lunch and snacks
    • Robust workstations
    • High-energy culture