Backend Engineer - Rust

Remote
Engineering
Remote
About Kraken

Kraken is one of the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world and we’re growing faster than ever. We’re looking for people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers, we truly believe our success depends on having both in spades. Join us and the movement to change the way the world thinks about money.

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About the Role

This is a fully remote role based in Europe or North America.

Our Engineering team is having a blast while delivering the most sophisticated crypto-trading platform out there. Help us continue to define and lead the industry.

Responsibilities

    • Design and implementation of Micro-services in Rust
    • Port legacy Micro-services to Rust
    • Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code
    • Implementation of security and data protection systems
    • Write highly scalable, high volume services
    • Create optimized database schemas

Requirements

    • Expertise writing network services in Rust, or other languages such as C, C++ or Go and a willingness to learn Rust.
    • Experience using a Linux server environment
    • Ability to independently debug problems involving the network and operating system

A strong candidate will also

    • Be familiar with deployment using Docker
    • Have experience with SQL and Redis
    • Be proficient with HTTPS and Websockets
    • Be passionate about secure, reliable and fast software
    • Be Familiar with PHP
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