Overview

Developer Relations Engineer (part/full time) Job at Confio GmbH – in Home Office

Job Description

About us


Confio is a funded startup, founded in 2020, that is a key contributor to the Cosmos ecosystem. We created and maintain open-source tools: CosmWasm, CosmJS, and an IBC Relayer. We are also preparing to launch Tgrade, a blockchain-focused on self-sovereign, regulated DeFi; building out both the backend and frontend tooling. We are looking for key contributors for both our open source projects as well as the Tgrade infrastructure and product line.

We are a small team of skilled engineers coupled with a senior product team looking to make a huge impact while also enjoying our jobs. Our fully remote team is made up of 11 nationalities working in 7 countries with a common language of English, we are committed to building a diverse team, and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We recognise that our lives are complicated and we empower you to manage your work/life balance.

We are also nice people who care about our fellow humans and the world in general. And about half of us are parents, so we well-understand the challenges of managing a full-time job from your living room with 3 kids in lockdown. Our working culture is one of flexibility where results count, not fixed or long hours.

The role

Role looks like a simple job opening at a company, but it is a lot more. You are not just joining a company, you are joining an ecosystem made of hundreds of devs from every continent. Be prepared to hear many accents. You will spearhead the growth of the ecosystem and help steering its direction, work with our team, both the tech people and marketing people to build prototypes, write articles, help with communication, organize events, teach community, help the team organizing, plan projects, connect people and skill, shill CosmWasm tech on Crypto Twitter, help running social media accounts, and most important: radiate good vibes and energy. In summary: responsibilities revolve around maintaining the growth of the ecosystem. You will be learning intensively, improve your coding and communicational skills. This is a permanent role and we want you develop and grow with us on our journey from start-up to a mature business. You will help growing a small team and community into a massive ecosystem.

What you bring

  • Your profile has a minimum of 2 years of experience in JavaScript, Typescript, React coding, or teaching, preferably in an Open Source environment.
  • Some Blockchain experience is a Must
  • You have good spoken and written English, and if you know more languages that is a big plus.
  • If you have a blog or contribute to forums that would be an advantage.
  • If you organized coding or blockchain events in the past → you are $$$
  • It would be nice to have experience with Tendermint or Cosmos SDK, but this is not a requirement.
  • You enjoy being in touch with people.

What we offer:
Competitive Salary. Nothing Silicon Valley style, but we will pay you what you are worth, and reward your skills beyond basic engineering.

Work-Life Balance. This is not a Silicon Valley startup, we promote European quality of life and 40 hours means 40 hours. No one expects you to respond on the weekend.

Learning environment. We welcome questions and are happy to teach. We are all constantly learning and please share your knowledge with us as well.

The flexibility of a 100% remote role (We’re looking for candidates located +/- 2h around Berlin time zone).

Part-time options are available as well. Let’s talk.

About Company

Company: Confio GmbH –

Company Location:  Home Office

About Confio GmbH -