Software Engineer



Software Engineering
United States · Remote
Posted on Wednesday, June 5, 2024

At Coinbase, our mission is to increase economic freedom around the world, and we couldn’t do this without hiring the best people. We’re a group of hard-working overachievers who are deeply focused on building the future of finance and Web3 for our users across the globe, whether they’re trading, storing, staking or using crypto. Know those people who always lead the group project? That’s us.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we look for candidates who will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, and disrupt ourselves. Second, we expect all employees to commit to our mission-focused approach to our work. Finally, we seek people who are excited to learn about and live crypto, because those are the folks who enjoy the intense moments in our sprint and recharge work culture. We’re a remote-first company looking to hire the absolute best talent all over the world.

Ready to #LiveCrypto? Who you are:

  • You’ve got positive energy. You’re optimistic about the future and determined to get there.
  • You’re never tired of learning. You want to be a pro in bleeding edge tech like DeFi, NFTs, DAOs, and Web 3.0.
  • You appreciate direct communication. You’re both an active communicator and an eager listener - because let’s face it, you can’t have one without the other. You’re cool with candid feedback and see every setback as an opportunity to grow.
  • You can pivot on the fly. Crypto is constantly evolving, so our priorities do, too. What you worked on last month may not be what you work on today, and that excites you. You’re not looking for a boring job.
  • You have a “can do” attitude. Our teams create high-quality work on quick timelines. Owning a problem doesn’t scare you, but rather empowers you to take 100% responsibility for achieving our mission.
  • You want to be part of a winning team. We’re stronger together, and you’re a person who embraces being pushed out of your comfort zone.

To strengthen the Enterprise Integrations team, we are looking for a Software Engineer, who can help build scalable and secure integrations and also improve the reliability, security and durability of deployed artifacts. The. Software Engineers will work with product managers, TPMs and other integration developers to write high quality application and software code, as required by Coinbase business teams.

What you’ll be doing (ie. job duties):

  • Enterprise Integrations: Design and implement integration solutions to connect enterprise systems, applications, and data sources. Develop APIs, web services, batch jobs and other integration components.
  • Software Development: Write clean, maintainable, and efficient code in relevant programming languages (e.g. GoLang, Java, Python et
  • Integrations Infrastructure: Create queues, topics, notification services, logging services and event driven components using technologies such as AWS, Kafka, Salesforce Platform Events etc.
  • Best Practices: Contribute to best practices for software development including writing of unit test scripts, participating in code reviews, ensuring code coverable and enabling observability for monitoring and alerting.
  • Prod Support: Provide technical support and troubleshooting for integration-related issues. Monitor system performance and ensure integration solutions are operating efficiently. Identify and address potential bottlenecks and bugs in integration processes.
  • Documentation and Testing: Create and maintain technical documentation for integration processes and solutions. Develop and execute testing plans to ensure the quality and functionality of integration solutions. Conduct regular testing and validation of integrated systems to maintain data integrity.
  • Continuous Improvement: Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and industry trends related to system integration Identify opportunities for process improvements and implement best practices.

What we look for in you (ie. job requirements)

  • 5+ years total experience in software development with proficiency in any object oriented programming language i.e. Core Java, Python or GoLang.
  • Experience building highly scalable, reliable and secure APIs using REST or GRPC.
  • Experience working with an iPaaS solution provider such as Workato, MuleSoft, Boomi etc. to build integrations is an advantage.
  • Experience with AWS technologies such as EC2, EKS, SQS, S3, SNS etc.
  • Knowledge of ETL tools such as Apache Airflow (or similar) for synchronizing huge data volumes between systems, connecting APIs and databases.
  • Good knowledge of CI/CD processes with experience using Maven, MUnits, GitHub and deployments on K8s run on AWS EC2 Instances.
  • Good communication skills and ability to grasp requirements and work independently in an agile working environment.
  • Experience building integration solutions with internal and external systems such as Salesforce, NetSuite, Work Day and other cloud-based apps.

Nice to haves:

  • AWS DevOps Engineering Certifications.
  • Experience with iPaaS Technologies (Workato, MuleSoft, Boomi etc.)

Job #: 58064

Pay Transparency Notice: Depending on your work location, the target annual salary for this position can range as detailed below. Full time offers from Coinbase also include target bonus + target equity + benefits (including medical, dental, vision and 401(k)).
Pay Range:
$131,325$154,500 USD

Commitment to Equal Opportunity

Coinbase is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other basis protected by applicable law. Coinbase will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. For US applicants, you may view the Know Your Rights notice here. Additionally, Coinbase participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.

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