*This is a fully remote, direct hire (W-2) position. Working remotely from a primary residence outside the United States is not permitted for this role.*

Summary:

Bittrex, the leading blockchain technology provider and cryptocurrency exchange, is hiring a Senior Frontend Software Engineer to join our Web Team. We are looking for talented individuals that will help us push the boundaries of blockchain technology and drive innovation within the industry. If this sounds like you, we would love to have you join our rapidly growing team.

When you work at Bittrex, you will find compelling work, worthwhile professional development, outstanding benefits, and the opportunity to make a difference. We believe that we can build an inclusive environment founded on empathy, respect, and equality to create great experiences for our diverse and global customers. Depending on role and business needs, you will either work onsite, in a hybrid model or fully remote. 

We are passionate about uptime, code correctness, and quality. We are hiring an experienced frontend developer with recent WordPress experience who shares our passion to help build the next generation of solutions and trading tools. We have fun while we work, and always appreciate people who can maintain a sense of humor in any situation.

As a front-end engineer on the web team you have a direct and immediate impact on Bittrex customers. You will tackle all kinds of problems having to do with usability, security, performance, reliability, and scalability to build an experience that is pure awesomeness. We are constantly looking to leverage new technologies and you will be at the forefront of it all.

What you will be doing:

  • WordPress web page redesign and implementation with custom themes and plugins
  • Designing web advanced level applications in PHP/WordPress
  • Performing WordPress maintenance and updating related Bittrex website pages
  • Develop rich user experiences across desktop and mobile browsers based on wireframes from UX designers
  • Design and implement RESTful API endpoints and related data layer to drive new user experiences
  • Build reusable, testable code that will help drive engineering maturity and efficiency as the team grows
  • Develop efficient, reliable solutions that can scale to millions of users
  • Collaborate well across disciplines (design, PM, business, etc.) and with partner engineering teams

Necessary Skills:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience with AngularJS/ReactJS, MobX, JavaScript, CSS3, and HTML5
  • 3+ years experience with WordPress implementation with custom themes and plugins
  • Experience designing web advanced level applications in PHP
  • 2 years of experience building RESTful API endpoints with C# and the .NET Framework 
  • Solid debugging and testing skills
  • Self-motivated with a strong drive for reaching across teams and organizations to make progress collaboratively
  • Borderline paranoia about protecting customer data and assets
  • Mentor other software engineers to help bolster overall team competency
  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Greater consideration will be given to those applicants who can demonstrate the following skills:

  • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues and client-side performance considerations
  • Passion to drive code quality and standards
  • Familiarity with the Microsoft Azure Stack
  • An understanding of Microsoft SQL Server and/or SQL Azure
  • Experience with npm, git, and issue tracking systems (Jira, VSTS, etc.)

Interview Process:

  • Recruiter Phone Screen (15-30 min)
  • Technical Coderpad Interview (50 min)
  • Interview Loop (4 hours, can be split into two days)

*Prior to each step, we will send tips on what to expect and how to prepare.


Benefits at Bittrex:

  • Fully remote roles
  • Flex office space
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401(k) participating with employer match
  • Top of the line health coverage
  • Health savings account (HSA)
  • Education and home office stipends

About Bittrex:
Established in 2014, Bittrex is a U.S. based cryptocurrency Exchange with a long-standing reputation for industry-leading security, world-class compliance, innovative products, and state-of-the-art trading and technology infrastructure. 

With lightning-fast trades, dependable digital wallets, and trusted security, our goal is to operate a world class cryptocurrency exchange with a focus on security and trust. 

We invite you along on our journey to advance the blockchain industry by fostering innovation, incubating new and emerging technologies, and driving transformative change.

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Bittrex is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Bittrex is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

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