Staff Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Bangalore/Mumbai, India

Staff Engineer

Job description


India’s cryptocurrency markets are booming, and post the SC verdict, the industry has grown manifold. More Indians want to join this exciting new industry and Cryptocurrency Traders are looking for a strong global platform that can help them trade faster, better, and smarter. At CoinDCX, we have the right platform, the right audiences and the right trajectory to take things to the next level.

This Principal Engineer position, for CoinDCX, is where innovation and technologies merge to build capabilities for our customers at scale.

What does it take to succeed in a Principal Engineer role? 

You love working at scale. You are unafraid to roll up your sleeves and dive into the details while, at the same time, balancing the need for acting quickly. You are a thoughtful leader who values strong teams, knowing that a strong team has the best chance of having polite, but vigorous debate required for delivering great engineering solutions. You are intellectually curious and dedicated to making our customers huge fans of Trading Experience at CoinDCX


  • Responsible for transformative changes to our architecture

  • Designing & Architecting solutions & tools needed to manage and scale service oriented architecture.

  • Solving problems that require a deep understanding of distributed systems & micro-service architecture

  • Designing distributed and security Implementations at scale

  • Delivering solid Infrastructure as a code by using automation tools such as Terraform

  • Optimising and improving the deployment workflow

  • Evangelising best practices to the wider engineering community

  • Mentoring/supporting engineers regarding development, concepts, and best practices

Job requirements

  • Proven track record of designing, architecting and managing highly scaled architectures & distributed systems

  • Proven track record of making sound technical decisions

  • Strong database designing, management and optimization skills like Sharding, preferably with PostgreSQL.

  • Experience coding in higher-level languages preferably RoR, Nodejs or Golang

  • Strong understanding of end-end architectures & development frameworks

  • Excellent communication skills

About CoinDCX

CoinDCX is India’s largest and safest cryptocurrency exchange. Built with user experience and security in mind, CoinDCX provides instant fiat to crypto conversions with zero fees, so that users can have access to a diverse suite of financial products and services that are backed by industry-leading security processes and insurance protection.

CoinDCX aims to be the global gateway to cryptocurrencies. Its proprietary liquidity aggregation model provides its users with access to liquidity from leading global crypto exchanges. Recognized and awarded for its contribution to the Indian emerging tech space, CoinDCX is backed by investors such as Polychain Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, and HDR Group, operator of BitMEX