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Software Engineer, Backend

Hex Trust

Hex Trust

Software Engineering
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Posted on Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Hex Trust is Asia’s leading provider of digital asset custody solutions for Banks & Financial Institutions, using leading-edge Blockchain technology. Led by innovators from the financial services industry, Hex Trust has built a proprietary platform that delivers a new way for financial institutions, asset managers, and corporations to safely and efficiently operate in the Blockchain ecosystem. Institutional adoption of digital assets and DeFi requires a fundamental shift in the way banks and financial institutions operate. Hex Trust is the link that connects the traditional financial world to the digital assets ecosystem.

Position Summary

We are seeking suitable candidates for backend developer roles responsible for the development of Blockchain and digital asset related applications such as Wallets, DApps and Crypto Trading applications. You will be working closely with our UX designers, product manager and the front and backend development teams.

Duties & Responsibilities

- Be involved and participate in the overall application lifecycle;

- Compile and analyse data, processes, and codes to troubleshoot problems and identify areas for improvement;

- Mainly focus on coding and debugging;

- Define and communicate technical and design requirements;

- Provide training, help, and support to other team members;

- Build high-quality reusable code that can be used in the future;

- Develop functional and sustainable web applications with clean codes;

- Troubleshoot and debug applications;

- Learn about new technologies and new programming languages, stay up to date with current best practices, and follow new and emerging technologies;

- Manage cutting-edge technologies to improve applications;

- Collaborate with the frontend developers and other team members to establish objectives and design more functional, cohesive codes to enhance the user experience;

- Participate in continuing education and training to remain current on best practices, and better assist other team members.

- 2+ years of experience with or proficiency with NodeJS, Typescript;

- 1+ year of experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies;

- Ability to build high performing applications that process large amounts of hourly requests;

- Ability to work in a fast-paced and agile development environment;

- Experience building fast and efficient web applications;

- Experience with integrating REST API, RPC(gRPC) to components;

- Have a good knowledge of RDBMS and have experience with MYSQL;

- Have experience with Redis or other caching system is a plus;

- Experience working with the web applications;

- Understand robust app server architecture, and scalable backend design;

- Experience scaling an application to handle an increasing user base or having the ambition to put your scaling ideas into practice is a plus;

- Good knowledge of design, analytics, development, coding, testing and application programming;

- A fast learner who can pick up new technologies quickly;

- Good planning, coordination, and communication skills in English.

As one of the leading Web3 innovators, Hex Trust offers a front-row seat in the ever-changing blockchain & crypto industry. We genuinely believe that people are our greatest asset, and invest heavily so they’re best prepared to support our mission to unlock ownership in decentralized markets! You will be joining a company that is always committed to creating a supportive & inclusive environment that promotes personal and professional growth that furthers your success and drives innovation, collaboration, and passion in the blockchain space.

At Hex Trust, we are proud of our R.A.P.I.D. culture:

  • Respect and Inclusion
  • Agile
  • Passionate
  • Indivisible
  • Driven by integrity

Join us at Hex Trust and not only can you look forward to working with blockchain professionals to build the decentralized future, but also:

  • Competitive Salaries & Bonuses
  • Generous Amounts of Paid Time Off (incl. leave for Birthdays, Work Anniversary, and Mental Health etc.)
  • Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Access to Corporate Discounts and exclusive Employer Perks
  • Medical & Retirement Plans
  • Professional Learning and Development Opportunities
  • Elevate your work using cutting-edge technology
  • Fun & friendly office spaces in Hong Kong, Singapore, Dubai and Vietnam
  • Regular company & social events

Hex Trust is an equal-opportunity employer devoted to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.