Role Description:

  • Create an intuitive mobile experience that instills trust and safety.
  • Work closely with engineering leadership and product management to ensure we’re building awesome, feature-rich, scalable, and secure products.
  • Actively participate in product development: shipping new features, improving existing flows, and taking an active role in code reviews for the team.
  • Help develop and scale the team with a strong emphasis on mentorship, coaching, and maintaining high technical standards.
  • Find the right balance between progress (i.e. shipping quickly) and perfection (i.e. measuring twice). 
  • Foster an efficient and deterministic testing culture, with an emphasis on minimizing tech debt and bureaucracy.
  • Provide technical leadership to a team of iOS engineers and be accountable for the technical decision making for your team.
  • Help shepherd and iterate on our engineering culture and values.
  • Work on the front lines of the blockchain/crypto movement and SecOps innovation.

Buzzwords:

  • Backend Tech: Go, C, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Vault, GCP, AWS, and GraphQL.
  • Frontend Tech: ReactJS, Flow, TypeScript, CSS Modules, Jest, and Cypress.
  • Mobile Tech:  Swift, RxSwift, CocoaPods, and Secure Enclave.
  • Engineering Methodologies: Reverse uptime, cryptographically linked data models, tamper resistant ledgers, air gapped infrastructure, secure execution environments, container orchestration, repeatable builds, and infra-as-code.

Qualifications:

  • You have real world experience building mobile applications/UI and supporting them over a meaningful period of time.
  • You’re comfortable navigating Apple’s App Store at every stage in the development/product life-cycle.
  • You know how to create views programmatically and with storyboards.
  • You are a strong communicator, collaborator, and relationship builder.
  • You have experience leading and owning projects from beginning to end.
  • You genuinely care about code quality and test infrastructure.
  • You prioritize end-user experience and business value over “cool tech.”
  • You have developed “computer science fundamentals”, i.e. concurrency, algorithms, and data structures (Formal CS degree NOT required).
  • You self describe as some combination of the following: creative, humble, ambitious, detail oriented, hard working, trustworthy, eager to learn, methodical, action oriented, and tenacious.

Bonus Points:

  • You know what a Secure Enclave is!
  • You have a familiarity and love of GraphQL APIs and end-to-end type systems.
  • You enjoy working with others to solve not just technical, but people, design, and product challenges.
  • You have built mobile applications with high-end/”luxury” customers in mind. 
  • In your mind the word “crypto” stands for cryptography, not cryptocurrency.
  • You read blockchain protocol white papers for fun, and stay up to date with the proliferation of cryptoasset innovations.
  • You have a background in the finance industry.
  • You were emotionally moved by the soundtrack to Hamilton, which chronicles the founding of a new financial system. :)

Company Benefits (Mid-Pandemic):

  • 100% coverage of health, dental, & vision for you and your dependents.
  • Daily meal stipend.
  • Flexible, guilt-free, vacation policy.
  • Monthly mental health days. 
  • Ergonomic home workstation.
  • Meaningful equity in a fast-growing company.
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Postscript:

Anchorage is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or veteran status. Anchorage considers qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with other legal requirements. Anchorage refers to services that are offered either through Anchorage Hold LLC, a Delaware limited liability company and registered Money Services Business, or Anchorage Trust Company, a South Dakota-chartered trust company. Anchorage Hold LLC and Anchorage Trust Company are wholly-owned subsidiaries of Anchor Labs Inc., a Delaware corporation headquartered in San Francisco, California.

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