Senior Backend Engineer (Solana)



Software Engineering · Full-time
Posted on Thursday, February 15, 2024

Are you ready for something fresh and exciting, a chance to dive into some cool, new tech?

Moralis is looking for a Senior Backend Engineer (Solana) to join our fast-growing team. We’re on a mission to accelerate the adoption of crypto by empowering builders!

You'll work with the most welcoming team in blockchain in a fully remote, fast-paced, and cutting-edge environment.

Join us to create the most compelling crypto data company by leading the charge in crypto data quality, setting new industry standards, and delivering data solutions that unlock opportunities for growth and success.

No normal people - only pirates and romantics!

About the role 👩‍💻👨‍💻

As a Senior Backend Engineer, you will be working with on-chain data extraction and building data processing pipelines.

  • This is learning learning-intensive job - you need to learn how to decode the relevant on-chain data.
  • You will integrate our APIs with Solana.
  • You need to learn how Moralis currently processes on-chain data and improve our current data pipeline
  • When Moralis needs to implement new features you will need to learn new smart contract standards and understand how they emit data and implement new data pipelines
  • Proactively look for ways to make the next iteration a bit better in regard to scalability, observability, tech debt and testability

About you 🙋‍♂️🙋‍♀️

  • You are an expert of Solana. You have experience in building Solana and its ecosystem.
  • You're able to contribute independently and self-manage your tasks and projects
  • You're self-motivated and always go the extra mile to deliver extra value to Moralis thus inspiring the other team members
  • You take the responsibility to quickly learn and follow Moralis coding style and guidelines.
  • You understand and resonate with Moralis Values.
  • You take responsibility for sustaining the code base by flagging technical debt, potential scalability issues, and other ways the code base may improve.
  • You keep up to date with industry standards and new innovations
  • You have a knack for leading others and guiding them
  • You can churn out high level of code output DAILY
  • You can use Gitlab efficiently
  • Ready to collaborate and solve problem

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of relevant backend experience
  • Excellent understanding of NodeJS, NestJS and Typescript stack
  • Experience with Massive Real-Time Systems
  • Experience working with Open API, DynamoDB, Redis and Docker
  • Good knowledge of PostgreSQL, NoSQL, AWS and Kubernetes
Moralis is an equal opportunity employer.