Figment Networks

Backend Golang Software Engineer

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Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Backend Golang Software Engineer to help expand the new Figment Networks DataHub product.

DataHub lets developers use the most powerful and unique features of a blockchain without having to become protocol experts. We’re looking for someone who can grok new blockchain data structures and create new backend data services that other developers will build on.

What’s unique about this role is that you get to work with many different brand new blockchains and core teams as they iterate through testnet to mainnet and help create tools for other developers to build with.

If you enjoy figuring out how new blockchains work, and then designing and launching new data services, this role may be a good fit.

This person will report to the Backend Team Lead and work with a group of generalists. Critical that interested candidates are comfortable working in an unstructured environment, dealing with uncertainty, minimal direction, and working across a range of projects.

Benefits & Impact

• Series A stage startup where you’ll make a true impact on the product, customers, team, and the larger blockchain/crypto space
• A culture of honesty and risk-taking in a “non-corporate environment”
• Work remote, flexible hours
• One of the first 30 employees; opportunity to grow as we grow.
• Seed stage equity + competitive salary


  • Create high-performance indexing software to ingest data from blockchains
  • Structure database schemas and basic indexing/tuning
  • Design and implement backend APIs to power web and mobile apps
  • Use various Golang frameworks


  • Have started a complex/high usage application from scratch and deployed through production in a professional setting
  • Significant experience with Golang
  • Ability to reason about tradeoffs between different frameworks and software tools
  • Familiar with PostgreSQL or similar relational databases

Bonus Points

  • Automate deployments and create monitoring systems

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Figment Networks


Figment Networks, a VC funded technology startup, is your key to Web 3: stake tokens, build applications and participate in blockchain governance. The founding team has over two+ decades started, built, and scaled four internet infrastructure-related businesses. This deep experience in IP networking, data centers, cloud security, and databases combined with our passion for decentralization lead us to starting Figment Networks. We want to build an organization that on the one hand provides needed infrastructure & software to blockchain networks/communities, and on the other hand serves the needs of institutional and large token holders. To do this we are focusing on operational best practices (including security), software tools, research, and legal/regulatory compliance. Our data center and technical operations are based in Toronto, Canada and we are building a decentralized organization with teams across North America, Western Europe, and Southeast Asia.
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