Blockchain Engineer

The Fluence on-chain protocol is an essential part of the project. The on-chain part serves as a global medium that stores application configurations and dependencies, controls access rights against licenses issued by authors, and facilitates payments. We are looking for a seasoned engineer, expert in distributed systems, with previous experience of building and deploying blockchains.

We expect:

  • 5+ years in a software engineer role
  • experience in building and deploying complex distributed systems using cloud stack
  • hands-on experience with distributed consensus protocols, Byzantine fault tolerance (BFT)
  • basic understanding of cryptographic algorithms
  • hands-on experience with cryptographic primitives, public key infrastructure, data and privacy protection techniques
  • an interest in decentralized technology and Web 3

Nice to have:

  • experience with Substrate, Tendermint, or other implementations
  • experience with Solidity
  • background in cryptography, networking, or academia
  • experience with Rust

Location: Remote

Commitment: Full-time

About Fluence Labs

At Fluence Labs, we are working on new decentralized network protocols to make the internet more open and secure. We believe that open source and open protocols enable better technology for the future of humanity.

Fluence Labs is a distributed team of engineers residing in New York, Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Amsterdam, Helsinki, and Krasnodar. Our culture is remote-first, self-managed, and we value transparent decision making and an open source ethos.

Our primary project is Fluence, a peer-to-peer application platform which allows the creation of applications free of proprietary cloud providers or centralized APIs. Fluence provides a peer-to-peer development stack so that you can program p2p applications, workflows, and compose services, APIs without relying on centralized intermediaries. Fluence serves as an open runtime for internet applications; the new alternative to proprietary platforms, and APIs.

We are looking for new great additions to the Fluence Labs core team. We would like to speak to people who are interested in decentralized technology, empathetic, humble, passionate about their work, and strive for excellence. We expect that candidates are experts in their field, keep up to date with recent developments, and are excellent communicators, both in oral and written form.


  • Competitive compensation and equity options
  • Remote-first, work from home or use a co-working space of your choice
  • Friendly startup environment: no bureaucracy or time tracking
  • We will provide you with anything you need to learn, grow, and be more productive