Senior Backend Engineer

  • $120k-$180k
  • ID: 3089
  • Posted: 28.06.24

Senior Backend Engineer | Remote | Permanent


Plexus have partnered with a team building the first Bitcoin-backed digital dollar, designed for seamless global value transfers. This dollar operates independently of traditional fiat banking systems, ensuring instant and trustless transactions. In addition to offering the stability of fiat currencies, this synthetic asset uniquely incorporates a built-in mechanism for yield generation, allowing its holders to earn passive income effortlessly.

In this role you will be creating and enhancing the core trading and risk management systems. You’ll be working closely with our founding team and quantitative engineer to bring new products to market and solve complex problems.


  • Develop and maintain components of the core trading and execution engines.
  • Improving performance and stability of the trading engine.
  • Designing low-latency, high-availability applications.
  • Testing.

Required Skills:  

  • 3+ years of programming experience in a lower-level programming language: Rust, C++ or Go.
  • Experience running critical systems with high uptime levels.
  • Experience building distributed systems.
  • Familiarity developing on UNIX systems.
  • Understanding of basic DevOps operations. 
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a distributed team environment.


  • Interest in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
  • Experience building trading infrastructure or experience in a finance related field.
  • Experience delivering real-time data over the web.
  • Experience running and managing cryptocurrency nodes.

If this role is of interest to you or anyone you know, please share an updated resume and github via email or apply within.  

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