Lead Developer

Posted Jul 9

The Role

Syntax is looking for an experienced Lead Developer to oversee our development team, scope new projects, and ensure the delivery of high-quality blockchain solutions.

*The Qualifications *

  • Several years of industry exposure and experience writing and developing smart contracts using Solidity for Ethereum or any other chain that employs the EVM
  • A history of successfully leading, mentoring, and expanding remote teams
  • Excellent problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Proven track record in architecting systems spanning many layers
  • Effective communication skills, with the ability to convey technical information clearly.
  • Deep expertise with Java script/Typescript, Node.js, Bun, React, or similar frameworks
  • An in-depth grasp of blockchain basics, prevalent vulnerabilities, and intricacies of the EVM
  • Familiarity with essential tools tailored for smart contract developers like Hardhat and Foundry
  • Proficiency in testing and hands-on experience with test frameworks geared towards smart contracts

The Responsibilities

  • Leading the development team in implementing scalable and secure solutions across our blockchain project portfolio.
  • Scope new projects by collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to define requirements, objectives, and deliverables.
  • Oversee and mentor a team of developers, ensuring adherence to best practices and high-quality code standards.
  • Conduct code reviews, troubleshoot issues, and optimize performance.
  • Playing a key role in system architecture, facilitating seamless interaction between different layers of technology
  • Communicate complex technical concepts effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Contribute to strategic planning and align development efforts with business goals.