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Software Engineer at Luno
Cape Town, ZA

We are looking for Software Engineers (Backend) to join our Engineering team in Cape Town

What we do:

We make it safe and easy to buy, store and learn about cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin and Ethereum, offering three core products:

  • Luno Wallet: Cryptocurrency conversion, storage and consumer payments
  • Luno Exchange: Professional cryptocurrency trading platform
  • Luno Enterprise: Open API’s, institutional investors, merchant integration

Why Luno?

  • You’ll be part of a team of skilled and passionate people on a serious mission to upgrade the world to a better financial system!
  • We are series B funded, raised over $13m in funding since launch, and backed by the Naspers GroupDigital Currency GroupVenturra CapitalBalderton Capital, and Rand Merchant Investment Holdings.
  • Our customer base spans 40 countries and is currently spread across three continents - Europe, Southeast Asia and Africa.
  • Committed to workplace diversity, we now has over 250 employees with 26 different nationalities, 40% of whom are female with offices in London, Singapore, Cape Town, Kuala Lumpur, Lagos and Jakarta.

The role in a nutshell:

You will work on solving many complicated and interesting problems, depending on your ability and interests, you will:

  • Write backend infrastructure code for transaction processing, order matching engines, analytics, etc
  • Work on diverse set of projects including web front-ends, internal systems, trading, APIs, security, mobile apps

What you need:

  • A solid foundation in computer science in areas such as algorithms, data structures, distributed computing, software design
  • Familiarity with git, testing, software design
  • To be able to pick up new skills and languages quickly
  • BSc/MSc/PhD in computer science or other technical discipline, or equivalent working experience
  • To be friendly, transparent, articulate and driven to succeed
  • A passion for cryptography, security and Bitcoin

Be part of the change! 🚀

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