Vidaloop is a nonpartisan organization building technology solutions that reduce voting barriers and strengthen American democracy. We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees, and embrace diversity.  In addition to our elections software product, we're building Voterly, a comprehensive political database that helps Americans make educated and informed voting decisions.

Vidaloop

United States

Senior Software Engineer (Blockchain)

About the Role

Vidaloop is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to design and develop a secure blockchain based elections platform. As a member of the Elections Team (https://votingapp.com), your goal will be to develop high-quality software that is aligned with user needs and business objectives.

 To be effective in this role, you will be able to work well as part of a team of engineers. You can thrive in an agile environment and demonstrate excellent judgment, organization, and problem-solving skills.

Why Work at Vidaloop?

Make an impact in the civic technology space, working to increase informed voter turnout in the United States

  • Make an impact in the civic technology space, working to increase informed voter turnout in the United States
  • Get in on the ground floor of an early stage startup
  • Thrive in a flexible, autonomous environment
  • Work with modern technologies (Blockchain, Cloud Hosting, Go, Node, TypeScript)

 What You’ll Do

  • Research election industry standards and write system requirements
  • Define and implement system architecture
  • Develop Blockchain runtime and associated components
  • Deploy, manage and use blockchain nodes (blockchain ops)
  • Design and develop Smart contracts

What You’ll Work With

  • Hyperledger Sawtooth
  • Go/C++
  • Javascript/Typescript/Node
  • AWS, IBM Cloud and Microsoft Azure

Perks of the Job

  • Competitive compensation
  • Robust health benefits (medical, dental, vision, and life)
  • 401(k) with employer contribution
  • Generous PTO, sick, and paid holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • Flexible work hours
  • Home office stipend
  • Free books
  • Paid news subscriptions
  • Company celebrations and social events