Substrate Infrastructure Engineer

  • 🏛️Blockdaemon
  • 🏷️
  • 🌐
  • 📅2 months ago


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop and maintain highly reliable, scalable, and secure infrastructure automation
  • Develop blockchain-related microservices and APIs
  • Work with project owners to meet specification needs
  • Collaborate with other developers to design and optimize code
  • Plan and execute performance tests
  • Maintain and deploy the latest blockchain node software
  • Support production blockchain node deployments for multiple protocols
  • Instrument Substrate node infrastructure with extensive monitoring and integrate with alerting systems
  • Participate in the Substrate community and keep up to date with the upcoming developments
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Skills and Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience working with cloud AWS, GCE, Azure & on-premise bare metal infrastructure
  • Knowledge of cloud native infrastructure technology (Terraform, CloudFormation, Ansible, Docker)
  • Expertise with Linux server environments
  • Knowledge of Substrate software clients and JSON-RPC API’s
  • Experience with monitoring infrastructure namely Prometheus, Grafana, Elasticsearch and Kibana is desired
  • Ability to work within an environment of continuous integration and deployment
  • Familiar with Git and CI/CD pipelines
  • Ability to work independently debugging problems across the full stack
  • Experience working within a micro service environment
  • Experience operating large scale infrastructure 
  • Experience with cryptographic key management
  • Excellent oral and written communication, including presentation skills
  • Strong experience working on multiple assignments at once, while maintaining project deadlines
  • Excellent attention to detail and an ability to produce high-quality, accurate work in a fast paced environment
  • Works well under pressure and can pivot from projects as needed


About Us:

We Know Nodes.

Blockdaemon is the leading blockchain node infrastructure platform. Supporting 30+ protocols, 70 out-of-the-box node types, and monitoring plug-ins for cloud and on-premises services, Blockdaemon is used by exchanges, custodians, enterprises, financial institutions and 10k+ developers to connect commercial stakeholders to blockchains. Blockdaemon's mission is to simplify the process of deploying nodes and creating scalable enterprise blockchain solutions via APIs, BYOI, auto- decentralization and auto-healing of nodes.

We are rapidly growing our fully remote, decentralized team. We are made up of dedicated and passionate individuals who want to make an impact in this dynamic and emerging industry. We offer competitive salaries as well as employer contributions to health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances. At Blockdaemon, we understand that “life happens” and offer a flexible PTO policy and encourage employees to take time off when they need it. 


We are an equal opportunity employer.