Senior Software Engineer, Backend OpenSea Pro
OpenSea is the first and largest peer-to-peer marketplace for cryptogoods (like an eBay for crypto assets), which include collectibles, gaming items, and other virtual goods backed by a blockchain. On OpenSea, anyone can buy or sell these items through a smart contract. The OpenSea team has backgrounds from Stanford, Palantir, and Google, and is funded by YCombinator, Founders Fund, Coinbase Ventures, 1Confirmation, and Blockchain Capital.
OpenSea is the first and largest marketplace for NFTs, offering a diverse range of unique and verifiable digital assets backed by blockchain. We're excited about building a platform that supports a brand new economy based on true digital ownership and are proud to be recognized as Y Combinator's #3 ranked top private company.When hiring, we look for candidates who can thrive in our culture of trust, feedback, and rapid growth. We believe that diversity and inclusivity are essential to our success, and we provide equal employment opportunities regardless of background or identity. Our opportunities support remote, hybrid, or onsite work at our offices in New York City, San Francisco, or Silicon Valley, and we're dedicated to creating an environment where all employees can do their best work and contribute to the growth of our platform. We are looking for an experienced, crypto-native Senior Software Engineer to join the OpenSea Pro team and help us ship the best pro trader NFT platform in the world.About OpenSea ProOpenSea Pro is the most powerful NFT marketplace aggregator, providing numerous features to simplify the process of buying and selling NFTs in bulk, conserve on gas fees, and view real-time, cross-marketplace data on both web and mobile. It is the only platform that supports 170+ NFT marketplaces. Learn more on our blog post.The Pro team is a truly decentralized, remote first team, operating across 10 timezones and primarily communicating through Discord. Engineers are incredibly self-driven, taking the helm and shipping projects without complete consensus, and embrace feedback in the pursuit of excellence.Many of the engineers on the team have some form of crypto/NFT background, whether that’s starting NFT projects, founding crypto companies, or just apeing into random NFTs. Even those who don’t hail from such a background exhibit an intrinsic curiosity and a deep appreciation for the culture 🤌.If you want to truly make an impact in the NFT space, while working with exceptionally smart, talented, and entrepreneurial degens, apply now.
- Passionate NFT collector or enthusiastic about the limitless potential of NFT technology
- 5+ years of professional experience building scalable backend systems
- An ability to write high quality, well tested code
- Ability to work in a fully remote environment with little guidance
- An understanding of the basic mechanics of blockchain applications and dApps
- Node.js + Typescript
- AWS Lambdas
- Amazon EC2/SQS/EKS
- Alchemy, Tenderly, Reservoir