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Blockchain Developer

full-time Methods London

Want to become a Blockchain Developer ??

Permanent, Full time
Home based with UK travel as required
(home based contract, so all travel costs are covered)
£50,000- £65,000 plus benefits and bonus scheme


We are growing our talented and fun Digital team and looking for inquisitive and skilled Blockchain Developers, or Java developers with an interest in developing skills in this area. We have exciting projects upcoming that will have a tangible impact. Come and join us.

Corda is a cutting-edge blockchain platform that removes costly friction in business transactions by enabling institutions to transact directly.

The Blockchain Developer is responsible for contributing to the development of the Corda software stack and associated service. They will be a hands-on software engineer with ability to work well at all levels of the stack: systems engineering, distributed systems design and development, through to financial modelling.

We’re looking to grow our teams and are seeking individuals who have delivered complex software project and who have experience of establishing sound software development processes and tooling.

We’re not seeking someone with experience in one specific language, with a minimum of X years’ experience, instead we seek software engineers who have used multiple languages and multiple development methodologies and will have delivered both traditional applications and solutions, delivered as a service.

About Methods:

Since our establishment in 1990, Methods has partnered with a range of central government departments and agencies to transform the way the public sector operates in the UK. Our mission is to help safeguard public-facing services and apply digital thinking to make sure the future of our public services is centred around our citizens. We are strongly focused on modernising organisations for the digital age, helping our clients unleash the power of digital.

Some Responsibilities:
  • Participate in the programme of prototyping and experimentation required to validate the architecture and support the Use Case programme, functional and operational network system requirements and specifications
  • Partner with neighbouring teams in designing, testing, deploying and operating highly scalable software defined network systems
  • Design, implement and integrate systems to scale and automate network operations tasks
  • Perform network and system performance analysis and tuning optimizations

About you:

  • Strong understanding of computer science and engineering principles, most likely obtained through a combination of advanced academic study and significant professional experience
  • Experience delivering end to end platforms and services
  • Experience of working at multiple layers of the infrastructure and application stack - from systems/OS development through networking, middleware and application logic
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work under pressure

Why Join Us?

the opportunity to work on exciting projects for government clients that will have tangible benefits for citizens

Bonus Eligible, based on company and individual performance.

Holiday 25 days a year (3 to be taken at Christmas)

Insurance Death in Service benefit of 4 times base salary

Medical Private Medical insurance provided (spouse and dependents too)

Pension Matched 3% into company scheme
published: July 13, 2018

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