Technical Product Lead - Blockchain Development

Company Name
MatchX GmbH
Company Website
https://matchx.io/
Contact email
kosawat@matchx.io
Date
Jan 12, 2022
Workspace
Remote/On site
Location
Berlin, Germany
Type
Full time

About the job

We’re looking for incredible people to help spearhead our blockchain and NFT development as we continue to scale. As Technical Product Lead, you are deeply customer-focused and collaborate intensely with cross-functional teams. You will also lead, mentor and grow our blockchain development team to meet the company’s global vision and objectives. To be successful in this role, you should be ambitious and resourceful and willing to do whatever it takes to empower our teams, and deliver as much value as possible to our customers.

Responsibilities

  • Incorporate feature requests into product roadmap

  • Play a key role in the product feature planning process, plan releases and upgrades, and work closely with the product team to ensure successful delivery

  • Groom, prioritize backlog, also develop user stories and define acceptance criteria

  • Analyze preferences and requests of end users, support user and developer feedback as a regular part of product development activities

  • Manage product development team schedule, focus on time management to ensure deadlines are met whilst keeping morale high

  • Keep up-to-date on relevant industry news to search for potential technical and product opportunities

  • Discover and discuss opportunities to reduce development time, or to provide deliverables that “accomplish the task” without bloating the system

Requirements

  • Experience working and managing an engineering team, focused on blockchain development

  • Familiarity with Product Owner or similar role in product management

  • Strong knowledge and experience with Agile-Scrum and other Agile methodologies

  • Broad technical background with knowledge of software development, blockchain, cryptocurrency and web technologies

  • Having experience with Rust, Substrate, and Polkadot is a plus

  • People skills and good communication abilities and strong organizational skills

  • Excellent command / highly proficient in spoken and written English

What we Offer

  • Choice of tech (Mac, Windows, Linux)

  • In-office refreshments (snacks, fruit, beverages)

  • Team Breakfast on Thursday mornings

  • A growing library of relevant literature to expand your knowledge

  • Educational opportunities

  • Modern office in the center of Berlin

  • English as the primary office language

  • Very international team

  • Home office options

  • Friday evening team get togethers (in the office there’d be beer and snacks)

During the corona crisis our team works from home. Naturally that means our get-togethers and breakfast events are on hold. They’ll pick right back up when we all return to the office.

Please send your application - CV and Cover Letter - to hr@matchx.io.

MatchX is an equal opportunity employer.