Wallet Infrastructure Engineer at Bittrex

Bittrex

Wallet Infrastructure Engineer

Full-Time in Bellevue, WA - Mid Level - Engineering

Bittrex, the premier U.S. blockchain trading platform, is hiring developers. Founded by three cyber-security engineers in 2014, its mission is to help advance the blockchain industry by fostering innovation and incubating new and emerging technology. Due to the overwhelming success of the company, we’re looking for talented and passionate individuals to join our exceptional team.

We are looking for talented systems engineers to manage our wallet infrastructure. You will be responsible for managing our Linux instances running on Azure and the associated server daemons required to support all wallet activities for our customer base.

As a Wallet Infrastructure Engineer, your primary goal is ensuring the security, health, and correct functioning of our interface to the blockchains that power the currencies traded on Bittrex. You must be well versed on Linux systems, in secure Azure infrastructure design, scripting, and general engineering expertise. You need excellent troubleshooting skills as well as experience working on complex projects. You will need to be comfortable working autonomously and willing to research and develop solutions.

In this role, you will be part of the engineering organization and will collaborate on projects with all local and remote teams. In keeping with the engineering discipline, you will be expected to find ways to automate deployment and monitoring of the wallet environment, removing barriers impeding issue discovery, investigation, and resolution.

Responsibilities

  • Linux security & performance tuning
  • Creating, managing, and monitoring LxC and Docker containers
  • Designing secure infrastructure in Azure
  • Scripting experience with PHP, Node, and Python
  • Troubleshooting infrastructure and platform issues


Requirements

  • Proven work experience as a Linux systems engineer with more than 3 years of relevant experience
  • Engineering experience with Azure infrastructure
  • Configuration and engineering experience with LxC and Docker containers
  • Excellent technical documentation skills
  • Strong troubleshooting and communication skills
  • Team player with good sense of humor
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical area is preferred
  • 3-5 years professional software engineering experience is preferred
  • Working knowledge of cryptocurrency wallets is preferred


Benefits

· We offer very competitive benefits that exceed those of typical startup or midsize companies.

· Premiums covered 100% for employees for medical, dental and vision insurance; 75% for applicable dependents. Short/Long Term disability and life insurance coverage provided automatically for employees. Option to buy additional life insurance.

· Generous paid leave policies to welcome and bond with new family members, and for medical leave

· Flexible time off policy (take time at your discretion) replaces traditional vacation accrual; enjoy 9 paid holidays and 2 floating holidays.

· If you are looking for a cookie-cutter arrangement more typical of a big company mentality, this is not the company for you.

The blockchain's impact is expected to exceed that of the internet itself. Are you ready to be part of making that happen? Willing to move to Seattle to do it? Then get in touch with us!

Bittrex is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.