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Senior Infrastructure Engineer

CoinTracker Bakersfield, California
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March 7, 2023
Bakersfield, California

CoinTracker makes cryptocurrency portfolio tracking and tax compliance simple. Our mission is to improve the financial freedom and prosperity of the world.

Some things we re proud of:

3% of all global cryptocurrency assets are tracked on CoinTracker ($50B daily)

Profitable with strong growth trajectory

Partnered with Coinbase, TurboTax, OpenSea, and other industry leaders

Venture-backed by Accel, Y Combinator, and other top investors

Founders: Jon previously built TextNow (200M downloads), Chandan was previously a product manager at Google

Learn more about our mission, culture, and hiring process:

Your opportunity

Join our tight-knit early-stage distributed team that thrives on interesting technical challenges and building magical products that improve people's lives. As an early engineer on the team, you will be responsible for evolving our production and developer infrastructure.

You will

  • Design, build and maintain the infrastructure that powers CoinTracker
  • Debug production issues
  • Make developer experience excellent for CoinTracker engineers
  • Define and implement the systems, processes, and culture for top-notch production and developer infrastructure
  • Help interview new engineers

You may enjoy this role if you

  • Love building and running complex systems
  • Care deeply about keeping systems efficient, performant, reliable, and healthy
  • Value automating and scaling processes
  • Love troubleshooting technical problems
  • Relish the opportunity to improve the developer experience

Sample projects you might work on

  • Automating deployment and monitoring infrastructure
  • Building tooling to migrate data between cloud providers
  • Isolating failure domains in shared infrastructure services to provide reliable developer experiences

Some of the technical challenges we face are

  • Lots of data billions of data points to track transactions and market pair prices
  • Data structures & algorithms automated transfer detection, cost basis tracking, tax optimization, and more. Your CS fundamentals finally come in handy!
  • Scalability some cryptocurrency users, such as algorithmic traders, accumulate millions of transactions per year. CoinTracker needs to work seamlessly for those power crypto traders.
  • Blockchain whether it's running our own nodes, implementing xPub address generation and traversal, or parsing smart contracts to seamlessly support decentralized trading, we get our hands dirty with core blockchain technology
  • Technical complexity integrating with hundreds of exchanges and blockchains, and supporting thousands of cryptocurrencies means we have to methodically architect our software and build critical monitoring systems to deliver a robust and accurate platform
  • Product challenges building a consumer finance product that works flawlessly for our global user base and through our partner integrations with top crypto exchanges, marketplaces and tax-filing software

Our tech stack is

  • Web: HTML, Typescript, React, React Native, Styled-Components
  • Mobile: React Native, Expo, GraphQL
  • Backend: Python, Flask, GraphQL, Postgres, BigTable, Redis, Python RQ
  • Infrastructure: GCP, Terraform, PostgreSQL, Docker, Pub/Sub, Datadog, PagerDuty
  • You don t need to know any or all of these, but be willing to learn!

What's it like working at CoinTracker?

We are a fully internationally distributed, tight-knit team. We have minimal process, and the majority of our time is spent working and collaborating asynchronously through tools like Figma, Github, Google Meet, Linear, Notion, Slack, Zendesk. We also stay aligned and bonded through weekly sprints, standups, all hands, and socials. We aim to empower every individual on the team with full transparency, ownership, autonomy, and clear objectives.

Associated topics: equipment, http, information architect, infrastructure, infrastructure architect, ip, network, principal systems engineer, server, systems integration architect

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