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Engineering Lead

Hex Trust

Hex Trust

Sales & Business Development
Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Hex Trust is a fully-licensed and insured digital asset custodian. Led by veteran banking technologists and award-winning financial services experts, Hex Trust has built Hex Safe, a proprietary bank-grade platform that delivers solutions for digital asset protocols, foundations, financial institutions, and the Web3 ecosystem. Hex Trust has offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, Dubai, Italy, and Vietnam.


We are seeking suitable candidates for a senior backend / fullstack developer role responsible for the development of Blockchain and digital asset related applications such as Wallets, DApps and Crypto Trading applications. The main focus will be efficiently integrating new blockchains in the platform, serving multiple use cases such as transfers, staking, voting, dApp interactions and chain specific cases. You will be working closely with our UX designers, product managers, and our Custody and Markets business teams. This role will lead a dedicated blockchain integration team and will assist the team across all aspects of technical management as outlined below and will challenge oneself to be innovative in looking for technical solutions and team management.


  • Actively contribute in the technical solutions design and full development life cycle;
  • Efficiently investigate the use cases to support on new chains, together with the business teams and understand what is required in order to implement on HexTrust platform
  • Design and update architecture diagrams and sequence diagrams in a microservices context;
  • Perform hands-on design, prototypes, and proof-of-concept and development as required in blockchain technologies or any other technologies;
  • Provide leadership to technical resources to meet project deadlines and ensure project objectives are met in an efficient way;
  • Promote and ensure good coding practices to ensure maintainability, simplicity and loose coupling of components;
  • Guarantee enough coverage of unit testing, and provide guidance for proper integration testing;
  • Working closely with Front End, Back End, Blockchain, Automation Testing and DevOps engineers;
  • Define the relevant aspects of the platform architecture;
  • Coach the team on code quality, maintainability and good practices in code development;
  • Enhance productivity and performance of the team, reducing rework and waste of time and increasing efficiency;
  • Directly engage with the product management for requirement analysis and clarifications and play a key role in assisting engineering/product management to define product and engineering road-map items;
  • Design and implement platform security (including endpoint security), according to company’s security guidelines;
  • Ensure that code artifacts produced are of the highest quality, conforming to set or agreed upon standards. Should advocate such consistency to all members of the team;
  • Provide realistic and accurate estimates and continuously improves team productivity to achieve on-time Delivery;
  • Follow the software engineering processes, agile practices and motivate his/her team members to do so
  • Escalate and communicate issues, risks and concerns to the management on time.
  • Accept delivery responsibilities and demonstrate accountability to leadership;
  • Build competencies in product and technology domain to set expectations;
  • Maintain a sense of individuality in thinking and decision making;
  • Be a professional in work aspects as well as conduct with other individuals;
  • Provide feedback regarding product quality, performance, other nonfunctional requirements and lead corrective measures;
  • Provision in-depth technical skills to fix ad-hoc incidents/problems;
  • Support the engineering management in the recruitment process.