Senior software engineer with substrate and EVM experience

Company Name
Company Website
Nov 23, 2022
On site
Christina Ellwood
Full time

The Eluvio platform is a global multimedia distribution network. We are a fast-growing web3 startup based in Berkeley, CA led by Emmy-award-winning technical founders. If you are an experienced developer with solid software development and cryptography background. The core of the work evolves around Substrate, EVM, off-chain and multi-chain interaction, scaling, encryption, APIs, and usability. This position requires mastering the technical areas as well as the drive, ambition, and vision.

Responsibilities include:

  • Architecture and design of blockchain and off-chain interactions

  • Coding core components and tools

  • Work with and guide operations teams in deploying test and main blockchain networks

  • Mentoring and assisting teammates

  • Technical presentation and documentation of blockchain and related technology

  • Support application builders on top of the platform


  • Solid software development background

  • Engineering degree or equivalent, and 10+ years of experience in relevant areas

  • Rust and Go are a must, JavaScript / node.js, C/C++, WASM

  • Applied cryptography

  • Substrate, EVM, multi-chain experience

  • Experience deploying testnet / mainnet projects - Substrate, EVM, Parachain/Parathreads

  • Architecture and design experience

Culture and Work Style

  • We strive to be the best in the world at what we do and consider the outcome of our work our 'Olympic Games'

  • We drive to our collective business goals and aim to provide rewarding career experiences for the entire team

  • We want every team member to feel that this is the most exciting thing they have worked on and be proud of their work in all social contexts

  • We work hard and have fun with our work. We don't burn ourselves out.

  • We value sustainability in all forms and also 'work hard' to make sure the team is thriving physically and mentally

  • We share responsibility and lead by example

  • We enjoy fun activities together and with our team's friends and families.

  • We value and support each other's personal pursuits outside of work

  • We are considerate and we give back.

Day-to-day work

  • We value and promote independent thinking and raising ideas and proposals in all areas of our work, as well as outside of what we think of as our 'box'

  • We talk - we share and discuss our objectives, our problems, our concerns, and our solutions

  • We make solid and practical decisions - we can overcome personal preferences in favor of solid team consensus

  • We rely on team members' independent work and drive to prototype, demonstrate approaches and design and develop software, tools, and processes and take tasks to completion (we don't spoon-feed or remind team members every day of what they need to be doing)

  • We review all work

  • We work in pairs where appropriate

  • We expect correctness and completion


  • Market competitive salary

  • Employee stock option program

  • 401K match up to 4%

  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits

  • Passionate team members and vision

  • Execution culture

  • Work with excellent senior software engineering peers