Wyre is a secure and compliant bridge between fiat currencies and cryptocurrency
Frontend Engineer$90k – $110k
Location: Remote - US/Brazil Only
Employment Type: W2 employee
Wyre is the leading infrastructure provider in crypto. After trading over $3.5 billion in cryptocurrency assets and completing over $750 million in bank-to-bank FX payments, we have an established network of relationships with leading banks, exchanges, and decentralized partners. Using Wyre’s API, customers are able to instantly convert fiat to crypto globally in over 50 countries, in 8 different fiat currencies, and 3 cryptocurrencies. We focus on compliance, licensing, regulatory, liquidity and payment processing aspects so our partners can do what they do best, creating amazing tools on the blockchain.
We’re growing our dev team and looking for a solid Frontend Engineer to join our growing engineering team. In joining the team, you would be building and refining our tools and process in our money transfer system. Ready to be part of a small, specialized team where you can have direct influence on product and decision-making processes? If you’re process-focused, have a hacker mentality, and consider yourself curious and a lifelong learner, we want to meet you. You consider yourself a marketer who codes
We’re excited to have you join us on this adventure.
This role reports to the VP of Engineering.
Curate a positive and innovative experience for new and existing customers
Build, test, scale, support and frequently refine new customer features and services
Contribute to design, architecture, and construction of our core platform
Be an owner of what you build, managing the entire product lifecycle
Tackle a wide variety of coding challenges throughout the stack and contribute to all parts of our code base
Build a platform to process billions of dollars in transactions
Own your project timelines and deliverables
You have respect for the code - you leave it better than you found it
Curious and constantly looking to improve, you spend your free time learning and teaching yourself new skills
You focus on the product, while still keeping in mind the technical problems inherent in building software
Thorough, disciplined, methodical, and systematic are words you would use to describe yourself
You enjoy sharing ideas and talking through engineering problems with your team, but you stay productive and accomplish your goals
You are able to pivot on projects, prioritize tasks in the product pipeline, and communicate changes effectively with your team
2+ yrs working experience in a Front-End, Marketing Engineer, or related role
Strong experience with AngularJS
Experience with animations and visual effects
Thorough understanding of CSS/HTML and modern page layout techniques
Experience with responsive layout and design
Familiarity with continuous integration
Familiarity integrating with backend REST endpoints
Strong visual design sense and appreciation for developing with UX focus
Background with landing page A/B testing
Perks & Benefits
Health, dental, and vision benefits for you and your family
Work From Home
Computer setup of your choice
Unlimited paid time off to relax and recharge
Flexible work hours
401(k) plan with corporate matching
Opportunity to work in a growing startup
Established in 2013, Wyre has put its stamp on the fintech world. We’ve grown our expertise in crypto wallets, virtual bank accounts, cross-border money transfer, and corporate payments, and we’re using that knowledge now to help other crypto projects grow by providing the infrastructure. Our mission is to help crypto projects interact with the fiat world. Wyre’s API provides on-ramps and off-ramps, foreign exchange, and crypto liquidity to users of various crypto projects including decentralized exchanges.
We’re headquartered in San Francisco’s vibrant Mission district.
How We Work
We’re a group of good and honest people with good intentions to build something meaningful in a very complex and sometimes unknown industry.
Personal interaction, in particular, is something we emphasize a lot. We’ve spent the past few years building a family and strive hard to find people who make others want to be around them. We love to be around happy people. We’re extremely transparent internally and love to build relationships with our partners.
*We are self-driven. We are passionate. We are team players. We are family. We are Wyre.
Wyre at a glance
Wyre focuses on Payments, Finance Technology, Bitcoin, Blockchains, and Remittance. Their company has offices in San Francisco, Hong Kong, Miami, and Sydney. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Wyre has raised $8.61M of funding; their latest round was closed on December 2016.