Remote CTO - Bitcoin Experience

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Remote Working CTO with Crypto Industry Experience - Required to quickly change processes within payments application for crypto but the ultimate measure of success is shipping high quality software.

Central London based distributed team passionate about their product who have a great engineering culture are looking for a talented Head of Development or CTO to join their team. Their core product app allows the sale of crypto to top up your bank account or directly charge your MasterCard to spend on your prepaid card.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about Blockchain to thrive in a start-up environment where priorities can change quickly but the ultimate measure of success is shipping high quality software, and you're excited by the opportunity of being a part of the crypto sphere and all the opportunities that come with it.

The Role

The responsibilities of the position include:

'€¢Define, prioritise and implement features in a timely manner;'€¢Design, implementation and release of new product features;'€¢Manage ancillary service providers;'€¢Be in charge and monitor the writing of clean, testable, and well-documented code;'€¢Treat security as a first class citizen;'€¢Possess leadership qualities.


The successful applicant must have a passion for web application development and the related ecosystem of tools and libraries. You will need to be familiar with commonly used tools such as Node, React and Babel, be comfortable working at any level of the stack, and you will also need to be opinionated on the use of automation tools for building, testing and releasing your software to a live production environment.

Essentials include

'€¢Understanding of team management and dynamics'€¢An undergraduate qualification in a relevant area of study, or equivalent work experience.'€¢A minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience.'€¢Good knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and software craftsmanship.'€¢Expereince in cryptocurrencies and Blockchain technology.'€¢Proficiency with git or another source control system.'€¢Familiarity with one or more of Agile, Scrum, CI, CD.'€¢Knowledge of front-end development (CSS, HTML, React, Redux).'€¢Knowledge of back-end development (Node, Express, Jade).'€¢Experience with one or more of Flowtype (preferred), Babel, Typescript.'€¢Experience of working with any RDBMS at non-trivial scale.


'€¢Enthusiasm for open-source software (Github profile links are welcome, but not essential).'€¢Experience of working with Bitcoin, Ethereum, or another Blockchain platform.'€¢Prior experience of building a mobile payments platform or an exchange

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