Apply Now
FirstBlood

Senior Full-stack Engineer at FirstBlood

Boston · Full Time
We are a growing team of innovators—engineers, gamers, and designers passionate for esports and the blockchain. FirstBlood began as a labor of love because we believe in what we want to achieve; a platform where esports players can compete against the best, for real rewards. Read More
Apply to FirstBlood

Job Description

We are hiring a Senior Full Stack Engineer to help us build the best gaming platform for esports fans and players.

Who are we looking for:

We appreciate engineers who express themselves deeply and speak clearly. Working on early-stage products excites you and you love collaborating with the product team to find the best solutions for the product. You understand that this is a team sport and that we can only win together. If you are passionate about gaming, esports and working with the latest technologies, you will have a blast working at FirstBlood.

You will be:

- Shipping features both on frontend and backend on a daily level
- Planning and collaborating on features with product manager, designer and engineers
- Writing technical specifications and doing code reviews
- Building a tech environment that will scale and evolve
- Helping fellow engineers grow their technical skills through mentorship
What we expect:
- 4+ years of experience with Javascript and Javascript frameworks (Angular, React)
- 2+ year of experience with Node.js
- 2+ experience with scaling databases (SQL preferred)
- Vast experience with designing and working with APIs
- Experience with Nginx or other web server deployment tool
- Experience scaling web apps
- You are comfortable working and jumping in wherever is needed
- You know your way around Git
- Experience working with Docker/Kubernetes
- AWS experience
- You are motivated, self driven and lead by example
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong analytical thinking and comfortable with decision making
- Curious by nature and want to know how things work from product perspective
- You are comfortable working and jumping in wherever is needed

Bonus points:

- Experience with Electron
- Managed a team of developers before
- Experience with setting up stacks
- Experience working with project tools such as Github, Jira, Trello
- Worked in a startup environment before
- Passionate about games
- Know a thing or two about blockchain

You get:

- A chance to work with one of the hottest companies in esports and blockchain space
- Work as part of a talented, successful team
- Opportunity to lead and build your team
- A chance to co-own the company by earning equity
- Salary range from $100,000 to $135,000 per year (based on your skill)
Don’t forget to include these in your application:
- Link to Github or StackOverflow account if you have them
- CV and LinkedIn with links to projects
- Tell us what excites you the most about this role in a few sentences

Send us an email to careers@firstblood.io
We are looking forward to hearing from you!

Apply Now

Other Jobs at FirstBlood

FirstBlood Team

Marco Cuesta
Co-Founder - FirstBlood/Alt-Options Founder - Boston University Bitcoin Club Advisor - Blockchain Education Network Education - BU: Questrom School of Business
Robert Botto
Marketing Lead @FirstBlood | Digital Growth Marketing Specialist
Luka Narat
Experienced Product Manager with a demonstrated history of working in startup environments. Skilled in BI and data driven decision making.
See More