The Uniswap Protocol is the largest decentralized trading and automated market making protocol (often called a DEX, “Decentralized Exchange”) on Ethereum.
The Uniswap Labs team was a major contributor to the Uniswap Protocol and now focuses on building a suite of products to support the Uniswap Labs ecosystem. Our team is one of the most impactful in crypto. We are headquartered in SoHo in New York City with the option to be partially or fully remote depending on the position.
We are looking for a junior smart contract engineer to help us build the next generation of the Uniswap Protocol. You will be responsible for implementing and designing smart contracts for the next generation of the most popular decentralized trading protocol on Ethereum.
Contribute to the Uniswap protocol by designing and implementing smart contracts
Research, apply, and invent new smart contract paradigms
Design and implement peripheral mechanisms to the Uniswap protocol
Research and contribute to Ethereum Improvement Proposals (EIPs)
Participate in discussions from the initial product ideas to launch
Build and maintain low level backend services that interact with the Uniswap Protocol.
1+ years of experience building and releasing production-grade Solidity contracts
1+ years of experience working on blockchains, consensus algorithms, p2p, or applied cryptography
Deep knowledge of Ethereum, the EVM, and broad understanding of the Ethereum roadmap
Strong understanding of different blockchain designs, their tradeoffs, and the cryptography underpinning blockchains
Strong computer science fundamentals
Nice to Haves:
Experience in Go, Rust, or a similar language
Degree in math or computer science
Experience implementing complex math in Solidity
Love for unicorns :)
Experience with cloud infrastructure, networking or orchestration with AWS (e.g. Docker, ECS, CDK, DynamoDB)
Minimum full-time salary of $145,000-$195,000. Disclosure in accordance with New York City's Pay Transparency Law. Full Time employees at Uniswap Labs are also eligible for other compensation elements, including equity, tokens, and benefits, dependent on the position type.
Uniswap Labs' Full-Time employee benefits include flexible and encouraged time off, company-paid medical, dental, & vision for you and your dependents, gym subsidy, 401(k) participation, annual $1,500 education stipend, up to 16 weeks paid parental leave, home office setup stipend for remote employees and daily lunches at NY headquarters (all benefits are subject to applicable taxes and based on eligibility).
Uniswap Labs is proud to be an equal opportunity employer (EEO). We provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability (including gender dysphoria and similar gender-related conditions), sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation (including actual or perceived heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality, and asexuality), veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, reproductive health decision making or any other protected category.