Lead Blockchain Developer
Alpine Mining SA
+41 78 307 18 40
Alpine Mining is one of the Swiss leaders in Blockchain technology. We are expert in providing Computational power services such as cryptographic currency generation, quantum computation and Blockchain-based applications. We became experts in GPU data center setup and optimization. As of today, Alpine Mining holds 2 infrastructures in the Swiss Alps, the team recently performed the installation of a 40‘000+ GPUs data center in Scandinavia. The company’s strategy consists in continuing DC setup globally for mining activity, while a high-performance Data Center is being developed in Switzerland to provide computational power to different industrial sectors. As an expansion strategy, the company wants to leverage new partnerships with governmental/private entities by implementing Blockchain technology in existing business models. Current targets include e-voting, system development, decentralized marketplace following bottom-up sectorial approach with renowned partners in the different fields of interest.
We are looking for a talented and highly motivated senior Blockchain developer for a full- time/part-time position. The first project consists in developing an E-voting algorithm for a Swiss municipality to validate a blockchain-based decentralized system for popular votes.
This highly dynamic job requires wearing numerous hats, interacting with different experts, and applying technical skills to solve daily problems. This position is especially well suited for candidate with an engineering/geeky background, who enjoys variety in daily work, and wishes to expand overall IT technical competencies.
Starting date: January 10th 2019
Mentoring and leading a team of developers, bringing them up to speed on new languages and skills required for the aforementioned project.
The candidate shall combine his expertise with excellent communication skills and team- oriented focus to ensure a fruitful interaction between product owners, consultants and different stakeholders.
Essential Skills and Experience:
- Mentoring a team and providing them the right sources (MOOC courses, code examples, documentations) to bring them up to speed on new languages and skills. We all learn from
each other, but with the breadth of technical experience you’ll bring to the table, you’ll be an invaluable teacher to your less-experienced peers.
- Startup mentality enterprise awareness. You can manage competing priorities, you’re ready to pivot or adjust plans quickly.
- Enterprise awareness. You understand the role you and your team play in major organizations’ tech strategies. Influencing priorities, for both the team and the client. You understand both the business problem and the technical solution, and you’re able to advocate for excellence and effect change when necessary.
- Communication. As consultants, we navigate within our client’s organizations to influence big decision makers and win trust. In this job, you’ll be using your people skills as much as your coding skills. Being attentive to details, open minded and result oriented helps you manage client expectations and to ensure the team meets deadlines is critical.
Fluency in English is mandatory. An additional language is preferred. Home office and remote team management may be required.
Are you interested?
We are looking forward to receiving your application. If you are a fast learner and you wish to be part of exciting challenges arisen by the building of innovative solutions using Blockchain technology in a team of passionate, please send your CV and cover letter by email to firstname.lastname@example.org along with the reference number JMP2S1.
Alpine Mining is an Equal Opportunity employer