Systems Engineer – Blockchain Nodes & Staking

Description About Crypto Finance Crypto Finance Group is an award-winning company and one of the most respected fintechs in Switzerland, with offices in Zug, Zurich, and Singapore. We enable finan

Description

About Crypto Finance

Crypto Finance Group is an award-winning company and one of the most respected fintechs in Switzerland, with offices in Zug, Zurich, and Singapore. We enable financial intermediaries to manage, store, and transact with digital assets. Professionalism is our focus, but innovation and speed are equally important. With our full suite of crypto asset financial services – in asset management, brokerage, and storage and tokenisation infrastructure solutions – we are perfectly positioned to help professional investors enter the crypto asset market.

The Crypto Finance Group is a fast-growing, exciting place to work with tremendous opportunities for personal development and professional advancement. The starting date is as soon as possible, and the work location is in the heart of Zurich.

Responsibilities

Be part of the Infrastructure team that designs, provisions, maintains, and supports our operations environments, developer tools, and office infrastructure

Design, spec, and build a scalable, secure, and fault-tolerant validator node (staking) infrastructure for multiple blockchain protocols

Set up, extend, and maintain our keycritical blockchain node infrastructure for production, UAT, and test systems, and become the recognised specialist within the company to evolve our internal monitoring systems and enable an external monitoring system

Manage and extend existing CI/CD pipelines using standard tools, such as Jenkins, Ansible, Azure DevOps, etc.

Manage the deployment of containers using Kubernetes or Docker

Plan and design services that can run in any cloud platform or on-prem using your infrastructure orchestration skills

Design, deploy, and operate infrastructure in an automated, “infrastructure as code” approach

Develop scripts and other automation to streamline operations

Work with the software engineering teams to identify and troubleshoot issues in production

Maintain documentation of infrastructure design, practices, and procedures

Share your technical solutions and product ideas with the team; contribute to continuous improvement of our development and release processes

Shape DevOps practices and processes adopting the best practices

Be security and risk focused, and have a strong understanding around IT security, including WAF

Knowledge of IAM technology, e.g. Keycloak, Active Directory, etc.

Requirements

Minimum of 3 years of experience working as a DevOps specialist or System Engineer

Experience managing CI/CD pipelines, disaster recovery, and business continuity

You have extensive experience (privately or professionally) of operating blockchain nodes/validator nodes, and have good knowledge of various blockchain protocols

An inquisitive individual with a proclivity for privacy, cyber security, and a hands-on attitude

Benefits

Join an international, fast-paced blockchain and fintech team with experienced industry leaders

Work at the forefront of an inspiring, dynamic new sector in B2B finance with digital assets

Be part of our friendly, knowledge-sharing, entrepreneurial culture and flat hierarchy

Work in a role that lets you learn, and gives you responsibility and independence

Free online technical training (Plurasight)

Access to the latest technology

An international office environment, including regular social events

Work in a cool office in the heart of Zurich

Please note:
We do not accept CVs from recruiting or staffing agencies.

Due to the Swiss labour legislation, we can only accept applicants who have the right to work in Switzerland (are in possession of a Swiss work permit or are EU/EFTA citizens). All other applications will not be considered.

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