The OAN Careers

Blockchain Engineer (Systems Software - Backend Developer), Barbados


Systems Development Engineers / backend Engineers are at the core of the Open Application Network blockchain team. This is an integral part of our team's brainstorming, decision-making, and product development process. You are ultimately working on the core software powering the Open Application Network's blockchain infrastructure. If this interests you, lets connect.
We are expanding globally. Come join and grow with us.


How you will contribute...
• Work with the Engineering team to develop core functionalities of the Open Application Network 's blockchain infrastructure
• Ensure alignment of application architecture with the business objectives of the team
• Manage all aspects of product supporting infrastructure technology: systems and services monitoring, systems management, end-to-end automation of storage, data center, network, and capacity management
• Engage with internal and external partners to identify emerging trends in decentralized technology, automation, operations and security and help align to business needs.

Based on key specifications of the role, only selected applicants will be contacted.

Required Skills

What we are looking for...
• Must have strong educational background in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
• Platform architecture knowledge is highly desired
• Must have System level Programming experience
• Must have 2+ years’ experience in core Java
• Strong Linux orientation
• JVM (Java Virtual Machine) experience will be highly desired
• Solid understanding of Algorithm is highly desired
• Educational knowledge and/or experience in Machine Learning is highly desired
• Solid Network protocol knowledge and experience is desired
• GO experience is nice to have but not a must
• Any knowledge of AI will be a plus but not a must
• Blockchain knowledge is desired but not a must

Competencies we desire...
• Creativity & innovation (4/5)
• Engineering / technical mindset (4/5)
• Extreme ownership (5/5)
• Leading with passion (4/5)
• Thinking big (4/5)


We’re the Open Application Network, an alternative to current platforms that gives control, privacy, and ownership back to platform participants. We want participants to innovate freely and have full autonomy over their creations. We believe tomorrow’s success stories won’t be built on yesterday’s platforms. And that’s why, to us, open is better.

At the Open Application Network we are looking for bright intelligent minds who will contribute in defining the future of Blockchain technology. Being bold, taking risks and moving fast is in our DNA. Living on the cutting edge of technology, we come to work everyday with unbounded enthusiasm for pushing the boundaries of what's possible with Blockchain technology.

We have an incredible story to tell. Check us out!

The Open Application Network is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please don’t hesitate to reach out! We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds and perspectives to apply.

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