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$175,000 - $200,000 per year



New York, United States

5+ years of Experience

Founding UI Engineer – Developer Tooling

We are actively searching for a talented and motivated Founding UI Engineer to join our client’s team on a permanent basis. A strong candidate will thrive off of taking ownership of their front-end tooling, SDKs and Developer Dashboard. You will be empowered to leverage your creativity and strong development skills to onboard hundreds of applications and thousands of developers to our network. The ideal candidate is someone who loves autonomy and wants to shape a product.

They are a well-funded blockchain start-up, so a passion for blockchain products is a must. They have a nice office space in Williamsburg and would like to find and engineer that can come in the office to build with the team a few days a week. The right candidate will likely be coming from another start-up and enjoy building products with a small team.


  • Use your creativity to design intuitive user and developer experiences
  • Understand our architecture, features, and SLA’s
  • Work closely with key stakeholders and customers to define requirements
  • Implement front-end logic that translates visual interpretations into seamless and user-friendly UI
  • Iterate quickly without compromising quality and raise the bar on operational excellence
  • Assist engineers through code reviews, acceptance testing, bug fixing, and general support
  • Influence key decisions on architecture design, performance improvements, and UI/UX
  • improvements


  • 5+ years of UI Development experience with core strength in TypeScript/React
  • Track record of delivering and iterating quickly on developer-facing products
  • Excellence in communicating internally as well as with external stakeholders and community
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple concurrent feature requests and updates
  • Good understanding of high-level application architecture
  • Ideally some knowledge of blockchain products
  • Keen eye for excellent design
  • BS/MS in a technical field such as Computer Science or equivalent experience

Company Vibe:

  • Flexible work schedule
  • The opportunity to take part of building a category defining product
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Top-tier benefits including 100% paid medical
  • Paid trips to conferences and team events