Senior Smart Contract Engineer



United States
Posted on Thursday, April 4, 2024

Who We Are

Anza is the leading software development firm building in the Solana ecosystem. We are working on Agave, a forked version of the original Solana Labs client validator client, developer tooling for dApp developers on Solana, and contributing to the next generation of apps and protocols in the ecosystem. We are a small, lean, and scrappy team looking for talented people who are willing to jump in and use their expertise to help build robust web3 protocols. If you’re looking to join a fast-paced, problem solving environment in the center of blockchain infrastructure, cryptocurrency, and decentralized applications, then read on.

The Role

As a Smart Contract Engineer at Anza, you will be designing the future of Solana on-chain programs and developer experience. You’ll create solutions for clients or developers, including programs, integrations, client libraries, and SDKs.


  • Design and implement new on-chain programs for ecosystem teams or the developer community, based on innovations in Solana or other blockchains
  • Drive protocol-level improvements required to implement new kinds of on-chain programs
  • Maintain and improve the developer experience for Solana developers, including the Solana-Program-Library (spl-token, spl-stake-pool, etc), core BPF Programs (system, stake, vote, etc), SDKs, and CLIs
  • Assist virtual machine developers at Anza and Firedancer in testing advancements to the runtime environment
  • Write detailed documentation to foster consistent standards and knowledge sharing across the ecosystem
  • Contribute to the entire software development lifecycle, from concept and design to deployment