Blockchain Architect – Consensus Models | Fully Remote | Perm/Contract Blockchain Architect – Consensus Models | Fully Remote | Perm/Contract Ethereum has provided a fertile ground for the explosive rise in DeFi products. All manor of financial services has been translated from centralised archaic sloths into a haven of modern and efficiently run tools across DEXs, Liquidity Pools, Arbitrage and more. But as is often the case, ideas grown in an environment limited by scalability and high gas prices will one day grow too large to contain and manage effectively. It is time to go back to the drawing board and redesign the underlying technology that DeFi utilises and this is what I bring today. My client is developing a purpose build protocol, along with their own Virtual Machine, Consensus Model and infrastructure for the future and they need you to make it happen. This role will focus on core blockchain architectural design as well as translating the consensus whitepaper, which has been supporting extensively from an academic perspective, into a well-polished product. Blockchain Architect Key Requirements: 5 years’ experience working within architectural design Either academic or enterprise understanding of Consensus Models (PoW, PoS, DPoS, FBA, BFT, PBFT, etc) Experience in Blockchain would be ideal however an understanding of distributed systems will suffice A passion for Blockchain, DLT and DeFi (perhaps you trade, perhaps you watch YouTube – I’m open to hearing) Extensive Java knowledge Technical leadership skills Teamwork skills and the ability to welcome a health debate Benefits: Fully remote, global team Highly competitive salary Quarterly summits were the team get together and for a week of planning, hacking and festivities Equity options We are looking for a confident consensus architect that wants to join an intelligent and motivated team, apply now!