Polkadot Tech Instructor

Company Name
EatTheBlocks
Contact email
dan@eattheblocks.com
Date
May 31, 2021
Workspace
Remote
Location
Remote
Type
Freelance

#About EatTheBlocks

Education is the only way to pass knowledge from one person to another. Technology hasn’t stopped improving and yet, the way we learn & teach has not changed for years. At EatTheBlocks, we embrace new technologies and we contribute to making a change to how education is given to an audience.

We empower students to create a new path, one that leads to meaningful careers in the blockchain industry. It’s with this mindset that EatTheBlocks has become one of the key global players in online blockchain education toward developers.

Quick facts:

  • Founded in 2017 by Julien, a Software Engineer for the past 8 years.

  • Channel growth (YoY): x10

  • 2M Views on Youtube

  • +1300 students

#About the Gig

We’re looking for a part-time instructor with a Software Engineering background. The Ethereum blockchain has no secrets for you. You need to be a strong communicator and patient. As a Blockchain expert, you will need to explain many abstract and complex concepts from beginners to very experienced developers. Teaching is not just a course, but it’s also assisting students in their learning path while applying those concepts in real-life projects.

#Responsibilities 

  • Overseeing the whole academic experience of:

    • Live online training sessions

    •  Technical course

    • Students assistance during assignments

  • Preparing all course-related required materials

    • Presentation

    • Guidebook

    • References

    • Systems requirements and Packages

  • Programming:

    • High quality, performant, and well-tested Solidity code

    • Comfortable with Node, React and understands how to build smart contracts which interact with the traditional web stack

    • Teach Test-Driven Development process

    • Design and ideation of new functionalities

#Preferred experience

  • As an instructor:

    • Passion for education (Previous experience is a +)

    • Excellent communication skills (A sense of humor goes a long way)

    • Native English

  • As a Software Engineer:

    • Minimum 2 years of experience

    • Built smart contracts in Solidity for the Ethereum blockchain

      • Professional project previously deployed to Mainnet

    • Familiarity with standard DevOps tooling

    • Perfect expertise of the following languages and frameworks:

      • Git

      • Rust

      • Javascript

      • Node.js

      • Solidity

      • Web3.js

      • Truffle / Ganache CLI

      • Infura

#Perks

  • Competitive financial reward

  • Shape EatTheBlocks future with us

  • Flexible work environment

  • Amazing events with students and instructors

  • Learn to code and enroll in our courses for free!

  • Unlimited vacation days 😉 You can work from anywhere in the world.

 

#Recruitment process

  1. H.R Interview with the program manager [30 minutes]

  2. Technical interview with Julien [30 minutes]

  3. Live teaching audition

  4. Welcome to EatTheBlocks family 😉