Engineering Lead (VP/Director Level) at

Manila, Bangkok, Singapore, Remote · Full Time
Coins is Southeast Asia’s leading mobile-first blockchain-enabled platform that connects anyone to financial services. In 4 years we’ve helped >5 million customers gain access to remittances, payments services, and cryptocurrency across the Philippines, Thailand, and soon, Malaysia. Read More
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Job Description

Engineering Lead (VP/Director Level)

What We’re Looking For

Coins is looking for a seasoned Engineering leader to help scale our platform the next order of magnitude. This is a unique opportunity to help lead one of the premier deployments in the Bitcoin/Blockchain space and build a powerhouse deployment throughout Southeast Asia.

Background & Requirements

-8+ years experience in the Software Engineering field, especially working on large-scale deployments - including 2+ years experience in an Engineering leadership position at a large, proven deployment or another Venture-backed startup
-Provable track record of architecting Systems and Technologies that can scale to several million users
-Provable track record of hiring and managing large teams of Software Engineers, especially distributed development teams
-Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or a related discipline

Technologies & Tools We Use

Background in these technologies is not necessarily required, but some of the technologies our team currently uses include:

Why This is Exciting

-Advanced Technology - We're building our financial services platform on the back of the Bitcoin Blockchain and are one of the largest deployments in the Blockchain industry globally
-Opportunity to Scale a Rapidly Growing Deployment - We're currently in a period of rapid user growth and are solving challenging scaling problems every day; your work will affect millions of users
-Flexible Working Arrangement - More than half our development team successfully works remotely, we can assist with relocation to the Philippines, Thailand, or Singapore, and we have onsite teams in Manila and Bangkok
-Mission - If we succeed in our mission, our company will provide financial services for the first time to hundreds of millions of people and will economically empower individuals and communities throughout Southeast Asia


We are willing to work with leaders that have a track record of successfully managing remotely, but our ideal candidate would be based in Manila, Bangkok, or a major Southeast Asian talent hub (e.g., Singapore)

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What We're Building

Coins is Southeast Asia’s leading mobile blockchain-enabled platform that allows anyone, including those without a bank account, to easily access financial services directly from their phone. Using, more than 4 million customers have access to a mobile wallet and services such as remittances, mobile air-time, bill payments, and digital currency purchases. Currently operating in the Philippines and Thailand, Coins' mission is to increase financial inclusion by delivering financial services directly to people through their mobile phones.

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Justin Leow
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Nikos Bitoulas
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Colin Goltra
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Marsel Mavletkulov
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Ramanan Raghavendran
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Paul Veradittakit
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James Riney
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