Software Engineer, Product

  • San Francisco, CA, United States
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

TBD is Block's newest, emerging business unit- focused on building a future where every individual can access and participate in the global economy. The TBD team is on a mission to lead by example, inspiring the world to invest in & collaborate on open source standards and permissionless technologies for the public good. Join us as we build a financial system accessible for anyone who wants to participate.

Job Description

TBD’s Product Engineering team is on the mission to build value-added decentralized financial services and applications that can drive monetization for TBD. With the focus of real world problems for retail customers and financial institutions, you will play a key role to further our mission of economic empowerment globally.

As a Software Engineer, Product you will be a part of the TBD Software Engineering Team and report to the team lead.

You Will

  • Be one of the founding members of the team

  • Build and launch decentralized cross-border money moving services globally. 

  • Contributing to the specifications and strategies of TBD’s product and monetization initiatives.

  • Market research, prototype, and evaluate various blockchain based solutions available on the market.

  • Design and lead development process to ensure quality, including code reviews as well as testing and verification.

  • Be involved in the current blockchain community, stay close with relevant updates in the industry and foster a growing internal knowledge base.

 

Qualifications

You Have

  • 5+ years of experience in designing and shipping scalable systems and products

  • Strong CS fundamentals with experience across a range of disciplines

  • Have driven the designs of complex products and architectures

  • Entrepreneurial and have demonstrated ability to handle ambiguity

  • Product focused mindset and genuine interest in user experience

  • Ability to set technical and cultural standards for engineers

  • Experience working with open source projects

  • Ability to mentor and grow the team

  • Interest and ability to pick up new technologies quickly

 

Even Better:

  • Familiar with fiat payment systems

  • Familiar with Solidity and Rust programming languages

  • Experience or interest in building smart contracts and protocols, and developing Dapps or Web3 applications

  • Passionate about DeFi protocols

 

Additional Information

Block takes a market-based approach to pay, and pay may vary depending on your location. U.S. locations are categorized into one of four zones based on a cost of labor index for that geographic area. The successful candidate’s starting pay will be determined based on job-related skills, experience, qualifications, work location, and market conditions. These ranges may be modified in the future.

Zone A: USD $202,500 - USD $247,500
Zone B: USD $192,400 - USD $235,200
Zone C: USD $182,300 - USD $222,800
Zone D: USD $172,200 - USD $210,400

To find a location’s zone designation, please refer to this resource. If a location of interest is not listed, please speak with a recruiter for additional information. 

Benefits include the following:

  • Healthcare coverage
  • Retirement Plans including company match 
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Wellness programs, including access to mental health, 1:1 financial planners, and a monthly wellness allowance 
  • Paid parental and caregiving leave
  • Paid time off
  • Learning and Development resources
  • Paid Life insurance, AD&D. and disability benefits 
  • Perks such as WFH reimbursements and free access to caregiving, legal, and discounted resources 

This role is also eligible to participate in Block's equity plan subject to the terms of the applicable plans and policies, and may be eligible for a sign-on bonus. Sales roles may be eligible to participate in a commission plan subject to the terms of the applicable plans and policies. Pay and benefits are subject to change at any time, consistent with the terms of any applicable compensation or benefit plans.

We’re working to build a more inclusive economy where our customers have equal access to opportunity, and we strive to live by these same values in building our workplace. Block is a proud equal opportunity employer. We work hard to evaluate all employees and job applicants consistently, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, citizenship, or any other legally protected class. 

We believe in being fair, and are committed to an inclusive interview experience, including providing reasonable accommodations to disabled applicants throughout the recruitment process. We encourage applicants to share any needed accommodations with their recruiter, who will treat these requests as confidentially as possible. Want to learn more about what we’re doing to build a workplace that is fair and square? Check out our I+D page

Additionally, we consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment on our team, assessing candidates in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

Block, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) is a global technology company with a focus on financial services. Made up of Square, Cash App, Spiral, TIDAL, and TBD, we build tools to help more people access the economy. Square helps sellers run and grow their businesses with its integrated ecosystem of commerce solutions, business software, and banking services. With Cash App, anyone can easily send, spend, or invest their money in stocks or Bitcoin. Spiral (formerly Square Crypto) builds and funds free, open-source Bitcoin projects. Artists use TIDAL to help them succeed as entrepreneurs and connect more deeply with fans. TBD is building an open developer platform to make it easier to access Bitcoin and other blockchain technologies without having to go through an institution.

Privacy Policy