ChainOps Engineer (DevOps)

Company: Sifchain Finance
Location: San Francisco, California, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 23.FEB.2021
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At Sifchain we are in the process of launching an Omnichain Decentralized Exchange. This is a unique technical undertaking that continues to...


At Sifchain we are in the process of launching an Omnichain Decentralized Exchange. This is a unique technical undertaking that continues to attract interest and excitement from a multitude of well known investors in the blockchain sphere. In fact, the private sale round was oversubscribed within two days of its announcement. Investors recognize that our offering has unique benefits over both CEXes and existing DEXes, and has the potential to fundamentally change the DeFi ecosystem. The team is led by a blockchain architect from Thorchain, which raised its liquid market cap from $1M to over $150M in two years.The blockchain engineering team at Sifchain is looking for a talented devops engineer to maintain a coordinate set of containers running on Docker, Kubernetes, and Terraform. These containers run blockchain consensus software that secures billions of dollars every day. They must be highly secure to avoid security breaches, ensure privacy, and persist consistent transactions. As a devops Engineer you'll help us deploy blockchain nodes (called validators) on Kubernetes. You'll optimize our validators' reliability, security, and availability while connecting to peer validators run by members of other teams to collectively support a distributed, community owned network (the blockchain). You'll help support low latency, real-time microservices that support data relay from one validator to each other, or to external API services where users can monitor the network health and other telemetric data.Requirements Fluency in a systems-level programming language (Golang preferred) Spinning up nodes (validators) in many different cloud environments and with different configurations for testing purposes Experience with developing complex software systems scaling to substantial data volumes or millions of users with production quality deployment, monitoring and reliability Experience with deploying complex applications on cloud platforms using a container orchestration platform, such as Kubernetes Developing with sound testing and debugging practices Strong familiarity with distributed programming models Creating technical documentation and well-commented code for open source consumption Collaborate with developers on all parts of the stack internally Participate in open source development Ensuring different distributed systems tools cohere efficiently Prior experience with blockchain projects is helpful but we are primarily interested in capacity to grow into the role 3+ years engineering experience Benefits Industry competitive salary Token allocation for a leading project in the cutting edge DeFi space Commitment to employee development and learning Joining a talented and senior blockchain engineering team Full time remote

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