Frontend Engineer (Mobile)

Drift Protocol
Drift Protocol
Job Functions:
Software Engineering
Employment Types:
Full-time
Locations:
United States; Remote
Compensation:
USD per year
Posted on:
01/03/2022
**About Drift Labs:** Drift is a leading derivatives exchange on Solana. Our mission is to bring state-of-the-art trader-centric experience from centralized exchanges on-chain. We're a team of experienced traders and builders from DeFi and traditional finance working together to make this a reality. **The Opportunity:** Drift is looking for a Frontend Engineer (Mobile) to be a core member of our engineering team and spearhead the development of a new mobile web application. You’ll determine the technical strategy for mobile as well as implement it. Only two months after launching, we have: - Hit $650M in volume traded;  - Achieved $10M in trader open interest with $4.5M in collateral vault balance;  - Launched 6 trading markets. **Your Role:** - **Front-end Applications**: Build out frontend applications using React and Typescript - **Code Review:** Ensure code quality and software reliability through automated test implementations, UI/UX testing, and processes **Your Role:** - 2+ years of experience in frontend software development. - Experience building web applications for mobile - Experience in building decentralized applications using web3.js - Understanding of blockchain concepts and smart contracts - Ability to go from design concepts to implementation fast - Passion for blockchain technology, cryptonomic protocol design, game theory, and decentralized finance. **Nice to Have:** - Experience with any blockchain at the protocol level. - Understanding of perpetual futures, options, margin trading and derivatives products. - Familiarity with the Solana blockchain and building applications on Solana. - BSc in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or relevant discipline. **Drift's Development Stack:** - **Frontend**: Typescript + React - **Smart Contracts**: Rust (using Anchor framework) - **Backend**: MySQL - **Infrastructure**: AWS To apply, send your CV and GitHub link to [email protected]!