Jobs

Job Openings

To apply for any of these positions please send your resume to jobs@mercuryprotocol.com. These are full-time, on-site positions at our offices in Los Angeles, CA.


Android Engineer

Work with the Engineering, QA and Product teams to conceptualize, build, test and release new features of our Android app. Write clean, quality code as well as debug and optimize our existing code base.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of development experience, with at least 2 years developing for Android using Java and other frameworks
  • One or more consumer-facing Android applications submitted to the Google Play Store
  • A deep understanding of object-oriented programming and application architecture
  • Experience with networking APIs
  • Experience with Git or other version control systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Passion for learning and creating new products and features

Bonus Points For:

  • Worked in an agile environment
  • Contributed to Open Source projects
  • Experience with mobile QA and UI automation testing
  • Positive attitude

Backend Engineer (Senior Java Engineer)

As a Senior Java Developer at Radical App, you will be tasked with pushing cutting edge technology to its limits to make blockchain based communications a reality. Your duties will including developing our API and solving the challenges of scaling our server systems while enforcing software quality standards. Additionally, you will be in charge of investigating prototyping solutions to address the intricate challenges of our platform with the freedom to recommend and influence the adoption of new technologies.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years of professional Java experience
  • Maven or Gradle experience
  • Security experience
  • Knowledge of integration patterns
  • Experience using Git
  • Knowledge of HTTP lifecycle
  • Knowledge of JUnit and how to write effective test casesComfortable in a Linux/UNIX environment
  • Comfortable in a Linux/UNIX environment

Bonus Points For:

  • Experience with Spring
  • Experience with AWS (EC2, Load Balancers, SQS)
  • Experience with Redis
  • Experience with RabbitMQ

Blockchain Engineer

Work with the Mercury Protocol team to conceptualize, research, and develop unexplored blockchain based solutions in the communication space. Think outside of the box and create novel solutions to new and unsolved problems.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of development experience
  • 1+ year developing for Ethereum with solidity and related tools (truffle, geth, etc.)
  • Written smart contracts and deployed them to the Ethereum blockchain
  • Familiarity with ERC20 token standard
  • Deep understanding of blockchain logic
  • Familiarity with basic encryption techniques
  • Experience with Git or other version control systems
  • Self-starter that enjoys diving into unexplored territory

Bonus Points For:

  • Worked in an agile environment
  • Contributed to Open Source blockchain projects
  • Familiarity with peer-to-peer networking
  • Experience with Test Driven Development

Data Analyst

As a Data Analyst, you will develop and prove hypotheses to provide new growth opportunities for our product. You’ll work with structured and unstructured data to understand how our users are using the product, and communicate these insights to the team. Your efforts will directly impact business decisions and product growth.

  • Explore and visualize data to drive insights
  • A/B test and interpret results
  • Implementing metrics that help our teams focus on what to optimize for.
  • Extract and transform data from systems like SQL, Presto, and Hadoop
  • Apply machine learning techniques for a variety of problems involving users, their relationships, their Posts and their interests.
  • Work with the team to understand where data can be helpful

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Math, Engineering, or other quantitative discipline.
  • Minimum of 4 years of industry experience in engineering
  • Expert knowledge of probability and statistics
  • Familiarity with machine learning concepts: clustering, feature selection, regression and classification.
  • Able to connect technical work to product impacts
  • Expert knowledge of a statistical computing language such as Python
  • Excellent written and verbal technical communication skills
  • Familiarity with a scripting language and/or shell scripting
  • Some experience with Matlab

Front End Javascript Developer (Senior Web Developer):

Ideally we are looking for strong front end developer with Javascript framework expertise who can switch gears to backend work as well. We’re seeking someone to:

  • Be responsible for the full life cycle development of user-facing web applications to be used by millions.
  • Convert mockups, prototypes, and user stories into production ready code.
  • Design, develop, test and maintain highly scalable code.
  • Partner with our Product, UX and Back-end teams and contribute to the design of our web products.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience developing web user interface.
  • BS or higher degree. Preferred degree in computer science or related field
  • Strong knowledge of object-oriented design, RESTful web services, HTML5, CSS3, XML and XSL.
  • Experience with Apache
  • Experience with MySQL/MongoDB
  • Familiarity with the common problems and solutions for cross-browser compatibility
  • Knowledge of modern software development tools including bug tracking systems, source code version control, and automated testing techniques.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong analytical skills.
  • Independent and self-motivated

Bonus Points For:

  • Worked in an agile environment
  • Knowledge of Data Visualization
  • Knowledge of other programming languages, Python and Java a plus
  • Experience with writing web APIs

iOS Engineer

We are looking for someone who can work with the engineering and product teams to conceptualize, build, test and release new features of our iOS app. Improve our processes and product quality, keeping us up to date with the latest industry trends in mobile technology.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of development experience, with at least 2 years developing for iOS in Swift, Cocoa / Cocoa Touch and related iOS Technologies
  • At least 3 iOS applications submitted to the App Store
  • A deep understanding of MVC, cocoa design patterns, and other object oriented patterns/concepts
  • Experience with networking APIs
  • Experience with Git or other version control systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Passion for learning and creating new products and features

Bonus Points For:

  • Worked in an agile environment
  • Contributed to Open Source projects
  • Experience with mobile QA and UI automation testing
  • Expert at Ping Pong

QA Engineer

We’re looking for someone with a strong interest in social media/communication apps with an impeccable attention to detail who can oversee manual and automated testing of mobile and web products. You will have a direct impact on determining when products are released to market.

Qualifications:

  • Previous QA testing experience
  • Ability to test features on a wide variety of iOS and Android devices
  • Experience with bug tracking software such as JIRA, Redmine, etc
  • Experience writing test plans and test cases
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Able to work with a team and independently

Bonus Points For:

  • Knowledge of automated testing
  • Ability to create test scripts
  • Team leadership experience