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Software Engineer

San Francisco, CA, US

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • python
  • javascript
  • go
  • node.js

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To sum it up...

Put power back into the hands of audio content creators

Role overview

Who are we?

Audius helps provide a blockchain based alternative to SoundCloud to help artists publish and monetize their work, including derivative content, and distribute it directly to fans. The Audius protocol will live forever, owned and operated by a decentralized community of artists, developers, and listeners collaborating to defend the worldโ€™s music catalog.๐Ÿ”Š๐Ÿ”Š๐Ÿ”Š

We recently raised a $5.5M Series A from some of the top VCs in the valley, including General Catalyst, Lightspeed, Kleiner Perkins, and Pantera.

Who we are looking for

We are seeking cryptographers and backend engineers to help design, build, and architect the Audius protocol. You are a collaborative, team player that enjoys working on small teams. You are open to experimenting to come up with novel innovative solution, have the tenacity and drive to solve problems, and donโ€™t give up easily.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, architect and build Audius protocol โ›“๏ธ
  • Develop a set of services that allow the protocol to run third party services
  • Help finish the product for public launch later this year

Skills and Experience

  • 2+ years of professional backend engineering experience
  • At least 1 year of professional experience using Python, Go, or NodeJS
  • Experience building distributed systems on platforms such as Dockeror Kubernetes
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills within a small team
  • Experience working with a start-up

Bonus Points

  • Previous experience with Blockchain
  • Interest in music ๐ŸŽถ

Location

San Francisco, in northern California, is well known for being a tech haven. However, as one of the most visited cities in the world, itโ€™s also a center of cultural and thereโ€™s a strong counter culture sensibility thatโ€™s always been an essential part of the city. San Francisco has one of the most prominent LGBT communities in the world, and is one of the most important in the history of LGBT rights and activism.

The economy of San Francisco is influenced by household tech companies such as Salesforce.com, Reddit, Dropbox, Airbnb, Yelp, Uber, Lyft, etc. The third quarter of 2017, saw $4.177 billion in funding for companies in San Francisco and the North Bay Area. An hour south of the city is โ€œSilicon Valleyโ€ which homes Apple, Facebook, Google and Palantir.

Known for its year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars and colorful Victorian houses. Itโ€™s also the home of the famous Alcatraz Island, site of the notorious former prisoner Al Capone.

Did you know...

  • The average salary for a Software Engineer in San Francisco is $134,000
  • San Francisco has 3% unemployment rate
Engineers who find a new job through Blockchain Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • python
  • javascript
  • go
  • node.js

Interested in seeing this company work? Contribute to their Open Source.

View All Issues

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