Website FalconX is Hiring

Job Title. Software Engineer – Blockchain

About FalconX

FalconX is the leading digital asset platform for institutions, offering a range of services including trade execution, credit & treasury management, prime offering, and market making. With a global presence, cutting-edge technology, and extensive liquidity, FalconX has facilitated over $1 trillion in client transactions. Committed to regulation, compliance, and trust, FalconX is staffed by a team of experts from renowned companies such as Google, Apple, Paypal, Citadel, Bridgewater, and Goldman Sachs. The company’s values include thinking big, driving bold outcomes, being one team, iterating with speed, and embodying an entrepreneurial spirit.

Role Overview

FalconX is seeking a Software Engineer focused on Blockchain to contribute to a new and in-demand product line. As part of the team, you will play a crucial role in implementing critical blockchain infrastructure that supports major chains and protocols. The position involves architectural design, scaling and operating services, driving innovation, integrating blockchain data into the platform stack, and collaborating with engineering and product leadership to deliver high-quality products.


Architectural Design

  • Drive the design and implementation of the Web3 stack across major chains and protocols.
  • Strive for generalization across blockchains, ensuring ease of integration.

Operational Excellence

  • Scale and operate robust services for customers to interact with various blockchains.
  • Innovate by safely adopting and testing new technologies and products in the blockchain space.

Product Development

  • Collaborate closely with Engineering and Product leadership to plan, estimate, and prioritize new products and features.
  • Rapidly iterate to add new functionality while ensuring the highest quality.

Technical Expertise

  • Provide subject matter expertise on the blockchain ecosystem and in-house implementation.
  • Ensure technology is designed and built around customers’ needs.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proven technical leadership in blockchain technologies.
  • Experience shipping and maintaining multiple projects with a large user base.
  • Proficiency in Java, TypeScript, Go, Python, or equivalent languages.
  • Strong understanding of different consensus protocols.
  • Experience building robust backend services at scale.
  • Familiarity with cryptographic signing algorithms, asymmetric cryptography, and key management is a plus.

Inclusivity Statement

FalconX is committed to building a diverse, inclusive, equitable, and safe workspace. The company encourages applicants from all backgrounds and emphasizes that roles are intended for people from all walks of life. FalconX is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce.

Application Process

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter to [[email protected]]. FalconX welcomes and encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and is prepared to provide reasonable accommodations under applicable laws.

Join FalconX to be part of a team that is creating a more open financial system and providing unparalleled access to the cryptocurrency sector for institutions worldwide.