Director of Engineering

Full Time
  • Post Date: August 30, 2018
Job Description

Director of Engineering – San Francisco, CA – Full Time


Job Title:

Location:Experience:Type:Sponsorship:Salary:Other compensation: Equity

Relocation:Job ID:T1605N

Block Recruiters, Inc., the leading blockchain recruiting agency, is seeking a Director of Engineering with experience leading and building engineering teams. Our client has built one of the fastest (currently 120K Transactions Per Second (TPS)) blockchain solutions in the world. The system will eventually scale to over 1 Million TPS. Our client’s system will make alternative stablecoins look like kids’ toys in comparison.

Our client is a well-funded startup that needs YOU to enable them to go to the next level. This role reports to the CEO. For the right person, this role is the ultimate challenge.

The Director of Engineering will be responsible for ensuring that products meet design requirements, and deliver a consistent experience for users. You’ll be managing an entire team of engineers and developers, collaborating with the product managers, as well as guiding the company’s product vision and maintaining compliance with quality standards.

Must have:

  • Great team lead, recruiter, motivator, manager

  • Has done consumer products, ideally award winning

  • Has done high performance, high availability, mission critical systems

  • Security experience relying on digital signatures instead of shared secrets

Strongly Prefer:

  • Fintech & blockchain experience a plus

  • Keeps up to date with modern technology: Is familiar with the most of key tech we use such as elastic databases, grpc, Rust, Ethereum, react native, rabbitMQ, postgres, cryptography

  • web/mobile app development.


  • Minimum 3 days / week in the office