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Who are they?
Kiln makes blockchain infrastructure simple for investors and developers and accelerates the decentralization of the web.
The start-up manages over 22,000 validators With over $2billion in crypto assets being programmatically staked. We deploy our validators on 3 different clouds around the world.
Kiln’s SaaS platform supports the most important Web3 projects. That includes Ethereum, Solana, Polkadot, Cosmos and Tezos. Kiln deals with infrastructure, security and software topics on a daily basis.
The team is made up of ecosystem enthusiasts formerly employed at Google, Circle, Ledger, Chainalysis, Polygon and others.
If your goal is to make the web more secure, stable, decentralized and fair, join Kiln.
We’ve just raised our Series A - 17M$ !
Full time - permanent role - Paris or full remote from France - 42/50k + shares
Within a team of 9 software developers, you’ll be mentored by one of our Senior Backend Engineers. We’re looking for a highly motivated Junior Back-end Engineer at Kiln.
In this role, you’ll be responsible for:
1) Building the product: You’ll be working closely with the Product and Infrastructure teams to plan, architect, and implement our core product. You’ll take part in the construction of the roadmap, with the rest of the team. In this role, it includes:
Development of data aggregators for blockchains
Development of new Golang micro-services within the Kiln stack
Taking part in automation & deployment processes
2) Helping grow the Team: Everyone on the early team plays an important role in referring and attracting new Kilners
Communication between services is done using HTTP Rest and most of our databases are backed by PostgreSQL
Everything runs in EKS (Elastic Kubernetes Service) on AWS
Skills & Background
Fluent communicant both in French & English
Strong crypto & blockchain believer
You must show either a side-project related to the industry
Either a strong interest with deep research
An experience in a backend programming language
We are open to juniors experienced in Java, C++, Rust, etc.
Curious and able to dig into a topic and follow through
Team spirit: Open to discussion rather than imposing views
Reliable with good time management and clear communication
Self-starter with a genuine interest in problem-solving
What we offer
A highly experienced software team to learn from!
A fast-paced, no bureaucratic work environment
Equity share options in the business: If Kiln succeeds, we all succeed!
Significant personal development and wellness budget
Can’t wait to know more? Here is our recruitment process:
Recruiter Phone screen (45 min)
Short take-home case study
Technical interview (1h15 min): focused on coding, code review, algorithms
Product & Cultural fit (45 min) with 2 Kilners
Meet our founder, Laszlo (30 min)
We’re looking forward to chatting!
Please note that we are not sponsoring visas for non-UK or EU citizens. This role is specifically for employees (no B2B or contractors) based in France, the UK, Italy, Spain, Portugal & Netherlands where Kiln has a legal entity. Thank you