MaidSafe has created the SAFE (Secure Access For Everyone) Network, an open source, decentralised data communications network made possible by efficiently combining the unused hard drive space, CPU power and internet connections of its users. It is a global network without servers that has the potential to revolutionise the existing Internet, and we are looking for engaging individuals to join our team.
This is an exciting yet demanding role, based either remotely or at MaidSafe’s Scottish HQ, working within the global technology sector and specifically well suited to individuals passionate and knowledgeable about autonomous networks, blockchain, distributed computing, decentralisation and cryptocurrencies.
Role and Responsibilities
Implementing the code as per the network design
Participate in online technical discussions on Slack and and on the community run forum
Aid the production of clear and user-focussed documentation
Work as part of a team and participate in daily stand-ups
Participate in testing and integration providing feedback, when required
Maintain an excellent knowledge of the languages, tools and methodologies used by the company
Participate in the continuous improvement and evolution of the standards and best practises
Work independently, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to change
Experience programming in any systems level language e.g. C, C++, Rust.
3 + years commercial experience of working to tight deadlines as part of a team.
Experience in delivering APIs
Experience working with distributed technology such as Distributed Hash Tables (DHTs), and/or P2P networks
Skilled in producing clear and user-focused documentation.
Working independently and as part of a team
Excellent communication skills (we are a geographically distributed team)
Desirable Skills:(These are nice-to-haves - don’t be put oﬀ applying!)
Experience working within iterative Agile development process.
Commits have been made to veriﬁable open source repositories.
Experience using Rust is a bonus.
We have a comprehensive interview process including; a coding challenge, a technical interview and a cultural fit interview.
Please send over a cover letter explaining why you are suitable for the role and a copy of your CV (both must be in PDF) to firstname.lastname@example.org