Frontend Lead Software Engineer (London)

Chainalysis is one of the fastest growing companies in the cryptocurrency space. Our cryptocurrency investigation and compliance software is used by the world’s leading law enforcement agencies, regulators, and businesses as they combat fraud, human trafficking, money laundering, and other illicit activity involving cryptocurrencies. 

With offices in New York, Washington D.C., London, and Copenhagen, we are backed by Accel, Benchmark and other leading names in venture capital. Our mission is to build trust in blockchains.

We are looking for a mission aligned frontend lead engineer to help build the next generation of cryptocurrency investigation tools. You will be responsible for creating interfaces on top of data-intensive applications that are used by the top companies in the cryptocurrency industry.

This position is located in London.


  • Work with your engineering team to architect/build our investigation tools
  • Collaborate with backend engineers to guide the design of APIs
  • Contribute early in the product development process by giving feedback on wireframes and roadmap
  • Foster a first class engineering culture both in your team and across the organization


  • Angular 8 framework experience
  • Experience architecting large SPA Angular applications
  • Excellent overall JavaScript knowledge, including experience using ES6+
  • Familiarity with linters, such as ESLint
  • Previous experience influencing teams and technological decisions
  • Good troubleshooting skills and understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues

Bonus points:

  • Interest in the cryptocurrency ecosystem
  • Background in computer science or engineering
  • Previous work experience in a High Growth Enterprise
  • Passionate about software architecture
  • Contributions to a top open source project

You belong here. 
At Chainalysis, we believe that diversity of experience and thought makes us stronger. We encourage applicants across any race, ethnicity, gender/gender expression, age, religion, ability and experience. With both customers and employees around the world, we are committed to ensuring our team reflects the unique communities around us. We can’t wait to meet you


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