Senior Backend Software Engineer: Big Data, Blockchain Tech

Denver, CO | Direct Hire

Post Date: 05/21/18 Job ID: 18042701 - P Industry or Function: Software Compensation: $120,000 to $ 160,000 per year

JOB #: 18042701 - P


We are a well-funded Tech Startup in Denver, CO who is building a revolutionary data driven product suite within the cryptocurrency ecosystem. To fuel development plans, they’re hiring multiple Senior Backend Software Engineers. Their core technology stack is comprised of Python, Django, AWS, NoSQL Databases, and JavaScript frameworks.

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will contribute to development and maintenance of a variety of web-based systems supporting the collection and presentation of crypto-related data from across the ecosystem. Depending on interests and individual strengths, projects may involve API connectors, website scraping, website back-end coding, server deployments, etc... As this is a new platform, they are looking for help building out the frontend and backend infrastructure, so you will an opportunity to do full stack development or focus on one area.

This is a unique opportunity to join a well-funded Startup and be part of a world-class team creating leading edge solutions for the burgeoning cryptoassets / blockchain space.

They are led by an engaged Executive Team comprised of experienced tech entrepreneurs and recognized distributed ledger technology industry experts. They have created a casual, interactive environment based in Denver, CO and New York City. As one of their early hires on a rapidly growing team, you will be able to make a huge impact on their platform and success!

To apply, send your resume for confidential review to Kanani Masterson ( This is a fulltime position based in Denver, CO or NYC. Candidates must be able to work for U.S. based employers.

Job Duties:
• Design and development of product offerings primarily built on Python and Javascript frameworks
• Performing code reviews, unit testing, documenting and implementing software best practices
• Building innovative, totally new & cool products for the cryptoassets space
• Integrating with third-party APIs
• Creating new ways to efficiently and accurate digest and present massive amounts of data
• Scaling for massive growth!

Salary Range:
• $120,000 to $ 160,000 per year

• Pre-IPO equity
• Health Insurance
• Dental, Vision, LTD coverage
• Flexible work environment with some telecommuting as needed

Job Requirements:

• Must have 4+ years overall professional software development experience.
• Must have some exposure to Python; alternatively similar dynamic programming languages i.e.: Java or C++
• Experience with agile software development methodologies like Scrum
• Knowledge of a web framework/ORM such as Django
• Knowledge of VCS such as Git
• Knowledge of relational databases and non-relational databases
• Interest in crypto, blockchain, and distributed ledger technology is preferred.
• Personality: flexible, startup mentality, ability to wear many hats, dive in, get it done, and to know when to ask for help.
• Preferred Qualifications: Experience with AWS, CM tools, non-relational databases (MongoDB, NoSQL), columnar databases, and algorithms.

Educational Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related. Master’s degree a plus.


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Kanani Masterson

I joined the TriStaff Group in January 1999 as a Technical Recruiter, and am now Director of Recruiting for our Technology, Marketing, and Executive Search Division. My regional focus is the Greater San Diego Area and Southern California. I work with large public companies as well as funded, fast-growth startups, and am passionate about keeping up with whatever disruptive new advances are happening in the technology space. To date, I've placed over 940 candidates, and produced over $8.5M in placement fees, and most importantly I love helping people and companies thrive and grow... I'm lucky to love what I do! Areas of Specialty: SaaS, enterprise software, security, machine learning, robotics, online advertising, social media, mobile apps, telecommunications, cloud computing, medical devices, consumer electronics, big data/analytics, clean tech; Positions: Software Engineers, Web Developers, Firmware Engineers, Solutions Architects, Network/Systems Engineers, Systems Engineers, Systems Administrators, Product Managers, C-Level positions (COO, CMO, CTO, CFO, CIO, CRO, CEO, etc.), Supply Chain, Operations, Quality Assurance, Marketing, Business Development & Sales, and Finance. I'm a native San Diegan (I grew up in Solana Beach, CA) and attended La Jolla Country Day School from 6th grade through high school graduation. I attended the University of Southern California (USC) as a Dean’s Scholar and Golden State Scholar, and graduated BA Degree in Creative Writing & Poetry. I also have one spunky young daughter and a fantastic husband.
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