Senior Software Engineer

Job Description

Yield Guild Games (YGG) is a decentralized gaming guild that pools resources to acquire yield-generating NFTs and utilizes players’ efforts to enhance the utility and profitability of community-owned assets.

By integrating NFTs with decentralized finance (DeFi), YGG generates value for its partners and community by expanding the content and economy of virtual worlds and blockchain-based games. Their mission is to build the largest virtual world economy.

YGG believes that NFTs and cryptocurrencies offer transformative economic opportunities, especially in developing nations where jobs are scarce and crisis relief is limited. Notable investors in YGG include Andreessen Horowitz (a16z), Delphi Digital, BITKRAFT Ventures, Animoca Brands, Scalar Capital, and Fabric Ventures.

As one of the leading web3 start-ups in 2021, YGG is rapidly expanding and seeks a Senior Front-end Developer. Reporting to the Head of Engineering, you’ll help build the strongest team in the crypto industry.

Responsibilities:

As a Senior Front-end Developer at YGG, you will develop and maintain web applications, collaborating with the development team, UX/UI designers, and graphic designers. You’ll work closely with back-end and full-stack developers to deliver consistent, reliable web experiences, enhancing usability for customers, optimizing designs for mobile and other platforms, and ensuring high-quality graphic standards and brand consistency. Your work will directly impact customer user experiences.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Interpreting product specifications and identifying website user requirements.
  • Creating timelines and work schedules to meet deadlines.
  • Communicating effectively with product/design teams.
  • Debugging websites and updating software documentation.
  • Establishing strong professional relationships.
  • Conducting research and staying updated on web 2 / 3 standards.
  • Supervising junior web developers, identifying weaknesses, and scheduling training sessions accordingly.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Experience with mobile-first development.
  • Familiarity with ReactJS, NextJS, TypeScript, and/or CSS in JS.
  • Basic knowledge of cryptography and blockchain protocols.
  • Ability to implement responsive and efficient user solutions.
  • Understanding of the entire web development process.
  • Capability to implement resilient web architecture.
  • Experience with testing and debugging.
  • Attention to layout aesthetics and detail.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and teamwork.
  • Curiosity about new technologies and their applications.
  • Experience in coaching and mentoring developers.
  • Ability to oversee and drive projects forward.

Benefits:

  • Support for remote working.
  • Competitive salary within a multicultural team.
  • Flexible working hours and family-friendly policies.
  • Opportunity to work with crypto, web 3.0, and cutting-edge tech stacks.