Open Position: Software Developer Internship

Position: Software Developer (Intern)

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Posting Date: February 14 2020

About the Position

We are a startup in the blockchain space, building tools that will revolutionize the agriculture, oil & gas, pharmaceutical, and financial industries. Despite our size, our customers include Fortune 500 companies. Our founders are seasoned entrepreneurs who have created multiple previous companies.

Our platform is based on a very modern stack. It is written in Haskell, a powerful and concise functional programming language, and we also use Node/React to develop upon the backend. We are happy to train you in these tools.

Why join a large corporation where you will only play a small role? By joining a startup, you will be given larger responsibilities right away, you will get to help us build the culture from the ground up, and can observe first hand what is involved in creating a business.

Best of all, this is a paid internship in Williamsburg, Brooklyn!

Job Responsibilities

  • Programming, and more programming!
  • Collaborate with the rest of the team to architect the system.
  • Explore and recommend existing complementary libraries and tools (we value individuals who are proficient in code reuse).
  • Quickly read and understand the inner workings and compatibility of sibling p2p tools.
  • Work with the customer to craft blockchain solutions, then augment the platform with the supporting backend functionality.

Required Experience

We are willing to train; however, a background in some of the following technologies would be helpful:

  • OSs: Linux, but also Mac, Windows
  • Languages: C/C++, GO, Bash, HTML/Javascript, Java, Python, Perl, any functional programming language a strong plus (Haskell, Scala, F#)
  • Node.js
  • SQL (we use Postgresql)
  • REST/HTTP, JSON/XML
  • Docker
  • Database design
  • Kafka
  • Azure/AWS

Other Relevant Experience

  • Web and mobile frontend
  • Cryptography
  • Blockchain contract coding
  • Language design
  • Understanding of P2P networks

How to Apply

Email us at careers@blockapps.net with:

  • Subject: Application – Software Developer Intern  – [your name]
  • Resumé in attachment
  • Optionally, a cover letter in attachment or the body of the email

Please allow 2-5 business days for a response.

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