Backend Engineer

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Description

As our Backend Engineer in StarkWare, you will design and develop complex high-performance, high-quality software, spanning across algorithms, Application logic, and infrastructure.

Our system is built in a microservice architecture that interacts with external systems (such as the blockchain and our partners’ systems) and meets demanding performance, resilience, and security requirements. The code is written mostly in Python and utilizes continuous delivery and automated testing methodologies.

Requirements

The right candidate:

  • Has at least 3 years of development experience in a high-level object-oriented language (preference for Python)
  • Is a University graduate in Computer Science (with a high GPA)
  • Experienced in building complex, high-scale, high-performance software
  • Experienced with SQL/NoSQL databases
  • Experienced with implementing services in a microservice architecture
  • Is curious by nature and a quick learner

Ideally experienced with:

  • Advanced OOP and design patterns
  • Performance optimizations
  • Linux operating system, its internals, and ecosystem
  • Interaction with tools such as Kubernetes, Docker, Kafka, Flask, or similar
  • Algorithm development
  • Cryptographic primitives and protocols
  • Blockchain technologies
  • CI/CD and TDD methodologies
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