Senior Blockchain Developer at BOTLabs GmbH


Senior Software Developer for a blockchain project

The development of KILT Protocol by BOTLabs is an essential component of the Web 3.0. We are looking for support with the further development of our blockchain-based protocol. As a senior in our team you’re working with proven specialists on a solution for data sovereignty on the internet. You work mainly on the backend of the system. You are responsible for the defnition and development of the system architecture together with our team. You take responsiblity for the further development of the system and work closely with the Tech Product Owner and the Project Lead. For this purpose we need your expertise, enthusiasm and passion for the new technologies in the world of blockchain. In cooperation with our software architects and scientists you’re contributing to make the internet a fairer and more democratic place.

Your tasks:

  • definition and implementation of system architecture

  • further development of the Blockchain runtime 

  • Integration of partner Frameworks / Blockchains / Parachains

  • Implementing brand-new research results (like Zero Knowledge Proofs, Token Curated Attersters)

  • implementation of frameworks and interfaces based on open standards and norms

Your profile:

  • strong computer science and development fundamentals: (MSc or PhD in Computer Science required)             

               - object-oriented design

              - functional programming

              - algorithm design

              - complexity analysis

  • min 5 years of experience

  • high expertise in at least two modern programming language

  • experience in designing software (scoping, planning, conception, design, implementation, testing, documentation, delivery, maintenance)

  • should produce reliable and maintainable code

  • should be able to find creative solutions to difficult problems

  • knowledge of best practices around the full software development life cycle, like coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing and devops

  • ability to mentor junior software developers

  • very good communication skills and experience in managing stakeholders

Nice to have:

  • interest in Polkadot

  • experience in the administration of Linux

  • knowledge in cryptographic processes and PKI

Furthermore, dominant components of your personality are: responsibility, autonomy, reliability as well as team spirit and commitment.

We offer:

  • a dynamic working environment with flexible working hours

  • work in an Open Source environment, where every work result will be released under an Open Source license

  • the opportunity to help shape the Web 3.0

  • the opportunity to become a highly sought-after blockchain expert

  • a young and enthusiastic team

  • a positive working atmosphere in the centre of Berlin (Wittenbergplatz)

We are an inclusive and diverse company and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of gender, race, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.