About CERE: Cere Network is the world’s first web3 data network powering the future of web3 applications with trustless content delivery/streaming capabilities as well as decentralized data cloud solutions optimized to power interactions between users, (NFT) assets, and applications. Cere is backed by the world’s largest institutions and projects, including Binance Labs, Republic Labs, and Polygon. What do we look for? We look for a few things across all hires we make at Cere, regardless of role or team. First, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in our fast-paced work environment, where we default to quick iterations, critical thinking, and sound judgments because we play only to succeed. Second, we seek people with the desire to share their expertise and the capacity to extend their knowledge to drive innovation. Finally, we seek candidates who can commit to a greater goal; unite as a team to reach something no one could have done on their own. About the role: As a Blockchain Engineer at Cere, you will design, implement, and support a distributed blockchain-based network. Your primary responsibility will be to analyze requirements, design blockchain technology around a specific business model, and build a decentralized network. You will also be expected to: - Design complex protocols and trustless interactions between many network actors - Develop custom modules for Substrate based Blockchain node - Be responsible for running the Blockchain operations - Brainstorm and help evaluate applications for new tools and technologies as they continually evolve - Maintain and extend current client and server-side applications responsible for integration and business logic - Be involved in the global blockchain community - work on implementing and integrating the latest improvement proposals - Develop and maintain documentation from design to implementation to process and beyond Requirements: - Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related field - Strong knowledge of standard algorithms and data structures - 4+ years of backend engineering experience - 2+ years experience in Web3 - Superior knowledge of blockchains/consensus protocol - Experience with Rust or C++ Programming Languages - Familiarity with high throughput and robust services - Experience working with open-source projects - Problem-solving, critical thinking, adaptability, attention to details Nice to have: - Experience leading a team considering an asset - Adhering to DevOps practices is expected Our perks: You’ll be joining a fantastic multinational team that was gathered by Silicon Valley veterans with 50 years of experience from Amazon, Twitch, D-Link, and Bebo. We have a supportive culture that cares about both excellent work and work-life balance. You will begin by learning from the experiences of our current team. Our Lead Engineers and HR managers will assist you with the onboarding process and work with you every step of the way. Financial Employee Incentives: With the CERE token fueling our ecosystem, team members will get multiple financial incentives along the way. Together as a team, we work for one goal: 100 million blockchain users. Multinational, High-Performance Team: Join a highly multi-cultural team that is based all over the world. We have offices in San Francisco, New York, Amsterdam, Berlin and several locations in Asia. Be flexible in your work: Morning person? Or a night owl? At Cere you can plan your work accordingly. Take control over your agenda and plan your work around your life, not the other way around. Highly Skilled Team: Have you ever wondered what it is like to work with a team full of Silicon Valley veterans? At Cere, you can work with the brightest minds in the industry. Whether that's our crypto-savvy marketers, creative HR wizards or amazing developers. Work equipment: To perform at your highest level, you will need the right equipment. Cere has multiple policies to make your WFH office a paradise, or pimp up your desk in one of our offices. You decide. Keep learning: In the ever-changing world that is blockchain, we need our employees to stay up-to-date with the latest developments. Cere helps you out with multiple deep dives, presentations, trips and other events to increase your knowledge.