Head of Blockchain

Global – remote



This job application is open. If selected, the next step will be a video call interview.


If selected, you will be working remotely and expected to travel to our headquarters in Dublin occasionally.


This is a full time position. 

What will you do?

  • Define the direction of blockchain applications from a design and technical perspective
  • Work with current ecosystem partners and identify potential new partners to innovate and enhance the Defactor platform
  • Keep up to date on the latest technological advancements and products in blockchain including the layer 1/2 landscape
  • Ensure code safety by working with audit firms
  • Partner with existing blockchain contract engineers & partners to execute on the product roadmap
  • Contribute to our long-term technical and product strategy around the funding of real-world assets
  • Encourage the engineering team to follow best practices and to deliver high-quality work
  • Build an inclusive, supportive, and collaborative culture where everyone does their best work


What experience do you need?

  • Writing distributed, high-performance applications and services
  • Rust, Solidity, JavaScript and other related languages in relation to Web3 and Smart Contracts
  • Ethereum, EVM, RUST (Reach preferable)
  • Designing, architecting & implementing engineering complex scalable solutions
  • Git, code reviews, testing
  • REST and GraphQL API’s
  • An understanding and interest in DeFi, NFT’s, DAO’s, Sub Graphs
  • Leading and managing remote tech teams

What we value

TRANSPARENCY: operate transparently and consistently share knowledge to build open communities

A PRACTICAL APPROACH: in a fast moving environment we need to make pragmatic choices that help us achieve our stated mission

SIMPLICITY OVER COMPLEXITY: strive to make the complex feel simple so the technology is accessible to all

GROW CONSTANTLY: learn, improve and even fail productively so the project and community are always becoming more effective

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