Senior Backend/Cloud Engineer

Remote • $100k - $150k

FYX Gaming, Inc.


Role Location

  • Remote

Compensation

$100k - $150k

Employees

11 - 25 people

Address

3434 Kildaire Farm Rd Suite 135 Pmb 538
Cary, NC, 27518, US

Tech Stack

  • aws
  • JavaScript
  • Node.js
  • mongodb

Role Description

Perks: FULLY REMOTE work from home, salary target between $100,000.00 up to $150,000.00 for Principal Level - along with benefits, possible equity and paid time off.

We are a startup focussed on blockchain gaming. Our backend is built with Node.js/MongoDB and runs on Amazon cloud. This solution started as a prototype, but our user-base is growing fast and we are continually improving the stack to keep up with the increasing demands. We're looking for a leader to share the load in implementing development methodologies, assisting with architectural/tooling decisions, and building a solid foundation as the development team grows.

We predominantly communicate over Slack, making little use of email internally. We do standups via Slack. Github is their repo tool of choice and we track progress and requirements via Clickup.

You may be a good fit for this role if you:

Have a strong technical background, including 3+ years of experience building impactful products or systems Have a passion for gaming and/or desire to work on the cutting edge of blockchain development Have incredible communication skills and are a joy to work with Love a fast-paced, start-up environment Enjoy solving problems and see projects through to completion Take pride in designing, building, and maintaining APIs, services, and systems at scale Find improving engineering standards, tooling, and processes rewarding Uphold best practices in engineering, security and design Hold yourself and others to a high level of accountability when working with production Can effectively debug complex problems across the whole stack Thrive in a collaborative environment developing and executing against immediate and long term roadmaps and making effective tradeoffs considering business priorities

#What You Will Do You would be working directly with the architect to gain an understanding of the current state of the system; to understand the pain points and help us build a plan forward and execute on it. You will inform critical decisions with consideration for software best practices, system design, and product roadmap Scrutinize and reason clearly about the technology and architecture choices we make in building platforms or products/services Serve as a role model for software design and scalable systems architecture by developing, sharing, and setting the bar for engineering quality

About our tech stack (THESE ARE NOT REQUIRED SKILLS TO HAVE - IT WOULD BE HELPFUL TO HAVE SOME: Core language: Javascript/Typescript Production environment: AWS ECS Fargate (using Docker), Lambda, SNS, SQS Data stores: MongoDB, Redis (caching and pubsub) Infrastructure defined and deployed using AWS CDK/CloudFormation

About FYX Gaming, Inc.

We are a blockchain gaming esports platform .

Company Culture

We value a more independent but team player culture. We all want to make this a success as we are challenging the entire crypto industry with our technology.

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