Front-End Engineering Manager

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About Us

Formed in 2014, Tendermint is the creator of Cosmos, an ecosystem of interoperable blockchains. We are a software engineering company that focuses on the Cosmos SDK and Starport, state-of-the-art frameworks for blockchain development. Over USD 100 billion worth of digital assets is secured by the 200+ blockchains built with the Cosmos SDK. We’re passionate, self-driven industry leaders whose vision is to empower people to create a more transparent and accountable world through open, distributed, and interoperable networks. We believe that the technology we’re building will have a major positive impact on how humans connect and coordinate globally. Join our growing international team and help us build the most popular multi-blockchain ecosystem in the world.


How We Work

We have team members working worldwide, from North America, Europe to the Middle East and Asia. We leverage agile methodologies to move quickly and stay focused. Communication is vital to us, and we rely heavily on Slack, Google Workspace, Asana, Notion, and GitHub to help us stay in sync. All the technology we build is free and open source. This role is a full-time remote position, and you’re free to work from anywhere. Be advised that most team meetings occur between 8 am and 12 pm Pacific Time (UTC-8/-7).  If you’re applying from a location where these hours are outside your usual working hours, we expect you to adapt to our meeting times.


About the Role

Tendermint is seeking a talented and motivated Senior Front-End Engineering Manager with experience in developing web applications. You will be managing the front-end engineering team working on Emeris. Emeris is a web application that is the portal to cross-chain decentralized finance, allowing people to access and transact with digital assets across multiple blockchains. You will define requirements, iterate on software solutions, and deliver valuable features that will bring crypto asset management to the mainstream. We’re looking for a motivated and versatile engineer manager with fantastic people management skills and in-depth front-end engineering experience.


What We Offer

  • The opportunity to be part of building the future of the Internet
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Excellent benefits like educational budget, fitness, and wellbeing spend
  • Flexible PTO
  • Healthcare, Dental, and Vision insurance 100% covered for employees in the US
  • 401K Match in the US
  • Competitive salary, including equity


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  • Oversee day-to-day operations of the Emeris front-end engineering team.
  • Report to our Director of Product and work together on the Emeris front-end roadmap.
  • Build and grow a team of exceptional software engineers and technical leaders.
  • Mentor and manage a team of remote front-end engineers.
  • Develop engineering goals and drive the technical and organizational roadmap for the Emeris front-end engineering team.
  • Collaborate with our Design and Engineering teams distributed across the world.
  • Influence key decisions on architecture and implementation of scalable, reliable, and cost-effective engineering solutions.
  • Iterate quickly without compromising quality and raise the bar on operational excellence.
  • Assist engineers through code reviews, acceptance testing, bug fixing, and general support.


  • BS/BA in a technical field such as Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • 10+ years of software engineering experience.
  • 4+ years of experience managing a team.
  • Demonstrated experience leading a large team at scale and managing engineering to drive efficiency.
  • Previous experience partnering with cross-functional executives and management across a globally distributed organization.
  • Track record of delivery in rapidly changing, highly collaborative, multi-site, multi-stakeholder environments.
  • Deep knowledge of and experience working with a diverse group of engineers.
  • Someone who loves to learn and is passionate about helping others.
  • Experience with web 3.0 and blockchains.
  • Experience with large-scale consumer-facing platforms.

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Tendermint is the gateway to the Cosmos ecosystem. We build critical infrastructure for open networks, like the Cosmos SDK, Tendermint Core, and Gaia. We lead developer experience by providing best-in-class tools to peer into an ever expanding Cosmos.
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