Senior Go Engineer

$150,000 - $275,000 yearly
  • QuickNode.com
  • Remote
  • Sep 20, 2021
Full time Blockchain Engineering Engineering - Backend

Job Description

As our second platform engineer, you will be working on things like profiling our existing codebase to debug customer issues, refactoring go code to enable new features, adding tests and assisting the team in architecting new features. You will be responsible for ensuring the quality of our go codebase, which drives millions of dollars in revenue. We also expect every engineer to spend at least one day on customer support to understand our customer better.

We’re looking for a self-starter, who is communication focused with a deep sense of ownership and a team mentality to collaborate on achieving the best design/architecture for our systems.

You can expect to meet on a daily basis to go over task progress and design solutions. You’ll be working directly with the technical team: Manuel Kreutz, Mauro Delazeri, Chet Bortz, Saurab Joshi and Auston Bunsen.

We need you to have experience with:

  • Designing high available systems with disaster recovery in mind
  • Software Development in Go
  • Working with databases of all types (relational, no-sql, time-series, etc)
  • The HTTP specification
  • The Ethereum JSON-RPC
  • Benchmarking tools to ensure your code does not slow down production traffic
  • Monitoring and debugging production issues
  • Linux / Bash Scripting
  • Containerization (Running Docker, K8s, etc)
  • Writing applications that make heavy use of concurrency or parallelism
  • Documenting your processes and sharing knowledge