Senior Software Engineer (TypeScript) - Midnight
We are looking for a talented Senior Software Engineer with expertise in TypeScript to join our team and help shape the future of Midnight’s products and technology. Midnight is a regulatory-friendly data protection-based blockchain that safeguards sensitive commercial and personal data, protecting fundamental freedoms of association, commerce, and expression for developers, companies, and individuals. Midnight utilizes a novel data protection-first programming model and ZK proofs while operating as a Cardano sidechain.
As a Senior Software Engineer at Midnight, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining the core systems that power our blockchain platform. You will work closely with our development team to build high-performance systems that can handle large-scale transaction processing, and ensure the security and integrity of our platform.
- Collaborate with our development team to ensure seamless integration of systems and features.
- Work closely with our security team to ensure the integrity and security of our platform.
- Write and maintain unit and integration tests to ensure system reliability and correctness.
- Implement and optimize algorithms and data structures to improve system performance.
- Troubleshoot and debug issues in existing systems, identifying and implementing effective solutions.
- Participate in code reviews and contribute to technical discussions to continuously improve the quality of our systems.
- Experience in developing and maintaining high-performance, low-latency systems that can handle large-scale transaction processing
- Deep understanding of computer science fundamentals, including algorithms, data structures, and concurrency
- Familiarity with blockchain technology and its core concepts, such as consensus mechanisms, cryptography, and smart contracts
- Strong proficiency in TypeScript and related frameworks/libraries (e.g., Node.js, React, Angular, etc.)
- Proficient in working with databases and backend technologies (e.g., SQL, NoSQL, RESTful APIs)
- Proficiency in writing and maintaining unit and integration tests to ensure system reliability and correctness
- Familiarity with version control systems, such as Git, and software development best practices, such as Agile methodologies
- Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams, including developers, security experts, and product owners
Education / Experience
- Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science
- Strong understanding of computer science fundamentals, including algorithms and data structures
- Experience with blockchain technology is a plus
- Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
- Strong problem-solving skills and ability to identify and resolve complex technical issues independently or in a team environment
IOG is a fully distributed organization but due to team distribution, we require someone to be based either in Ireland, the UK or Poland.
- Flexible schedule
- Remote work
- Laptop reimbursement
- New starter package to buy hardware essentials (headphones, monitor, etc)
- Learning & Development opportunities
- Competitive PTO and Sick Leave plan
UK & Ireland Employees
- Monthly Health Stipend to use towards any wellness or medical coverage/service
At IOG, we value diversity and always treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.