Rust Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Wednesday, May 1, 2024
At SwissBorg, our mission is to build a spectrum of investment experiences that help people redefine wealth. Our app has over 790,000+ verified users, offering the best price and liquidity across 16 fiat currencies to buy 90+ cryptocurrencies. Users can earn yield, diversify their portfolios with our themed crypto bundles, and gain access to exclusive alpha investment opportunities. Our community is rapidly expanding, with more than $1.4 billion in assets held in the app and over 51,000 premium users.
Join us in shaping the future of finance, pushing the boundaries of what's possible, and transforming the way people manage their wealth. Whether you’re in Austria or Taiwan, and whether your portfolio is worth one dollar or a million, SwissBorg provides the best tools to learn about digital currencies and manage your wealth effectively.
Join the team to help revolutionise the world together!
As part of our strategic expansion we are enhancing our DeFi capabilities, we are seeking a talented and experienced Backend Rust Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing and integrating cutting-edge decentralized exchange (DEX) technologies into our order management system (OMS)

What you might be doing:

  • Design, develop and maintain the backend services for integration between our trading system and various decentralized exchanges (DEXes) on the Solana blockchain written in Rust
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features and functionalities.
  • Optimize existing systems for scalability and performance.
  • Participate in code reviews and maintain high standards of code quality and reliability.
  • Stay updated with emerging technologies and advancements in the blockchain and cryptocurrency space.

What you might bring:

  • 5+ years of backend engineering experience
  • Strong proficiency in Rust programming with a solid understanding of its ecosystems.
  • Experience with blockchain technology (prior experience with Solana blockchain being a strong plus)
  • Experience with distributed systems, microservices architecture, and cloud-native technologies.
  • Strong communication skills, with proficiency in English
  • Understanding of decentralized exchanges (DEX) and their offer compared to traditional financial systems
  • Interest in cryptocurrencies and the broader digital assets market.
  • Previous experience in developing DeFi applications
  • Prior experience with other programming languages such as Scala or Python
Why you should apply:
- Freedom to build the company of your dreams
- Learn with (super cool) experts in finance, engineering, AI, psychology and business
- BORG bonus based on our meritocratic system
- Flexible working hours
- 25 working days of vacation + local holidays
- We'll provide you with a MacBook and a cutting edge tech stack to help you do your best work
- Annual company and team retreats - We'd love to see you at the next one!
- Continuous learning and development opportunities
If our job description speaks to you, but you don’t feel like you meet 100% of the requirements, apply anyway! You may have skills we didn’t even know we needed.
At SwissBorg, we embrace diversity. We strongly believe that getting the best outcome requires different perspectives and backgrounds. We’re committed to openness, curiosity and creating an inclusive culture because we know that diverse teams build better products and generate better ideas. We strongly encourage applications from everyone!
Familiarising yourself with our product is crucial for anyone looking to join our team. Please make sure to test the app, explore our blog for the latest developments, and follow our Careers Page, LinkedIn, and X for regular company updates!