How Many Blockchain Startups And Blockchain Companies Are There In London?
Analysis of global startup hubs by Outlier Ventures, as part of Blockchain Week indicates there are approximately 450 London blockchain startups
What is the Key Difference between Blockchain and DLT?
“DLT” stands for distributed Ledger Technology and; “In DLT, the implementer has greater control over how it is in fact implemented. They could, in principle, dictate the structure, purpose, and functioning of the network that underpins its service.” – The Next Web
Blockchain Developer Jobs – Hot Blockchain Software Developer Jobs
Welcome to our new list of the hottest dev roles for the ledger going in the capital! With the revolution both in progress with assimilation into the mainstream corporate world and reportedly yet to happen, this is an ideal time to get into the sector and build a new career in one of the hottest areas in tech.
This is an actively managed list which helps to centralise similar roles onto one page but it naturally links to other companies and pages which may be out of date so we apologise in advance
If you have a job listing you’d like to add please get in contact
Coinbase Software Engineer
Coinbase has built the world’s leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 30 million accounts in more than 100 countries.
With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy, and increase economic freedom around the world.
Blockchain.com – Front End Dev + Other roles
Blockchain.com is the most trusted and fastest growing crypto company, helping millions across the globe have an easy and safe way to access cryptocurrencies
The Workshop are experts in online gaming, specialising in casino, poker, and sports betting products. Whether you’re playing a slot, using a CMS or a crypto product, you don’t need to be an expert to enjoy our inventions.
Clearmatics – DevOps Engineer + Other Roles
- Devops Engineer
- Haskell Software Engineer
- Head of Engineering
- Infrastructure Support Engineer
Founded in 2015, Clearmatics is a member owned and governed London-based blockchain startup building member-owned and governed decentralised network platforms for the peer-to-peer exchange of tokenised value between network members.
Verdict: At the core heart of Blockchain tech. A great challenge and learning experience.
AAVE Back-End Developer
Aave is an Open Source and Non-Custodial protocol to earn interest on deposits & borrow assets.
Are you a creative developer who wants to participate in every aspect of its company and always looking for a new challenge?👀
Do you have experience with: Nodejs, Postgres, Redis, Docker, Linux admininstation, GitlabCi(optional), Python(optional)
If you have an urge to innovate, and are familiar with blockchain with interest in open source development… Aave is the place you are looking for.
Bankera – Blockchain Developer
Change the way you handle money by opening a free account at Bankera.
Blockchain Developer will be responsible for all blockchain applications: from designing and developing, to implementing and supporting new and already existing ones. In this role, you will be working with cryptocurrencies, wallets, smart contracts and decentralized public blockchain-based networks.
- Implement new features in existing services
- Monitor, research and test the newest blockchain technologies
- Supervise and support blockchain applications
- Document best practices and desicion models
- Care about code quality and know what it means to ship high quality code
Monolith AI – Full Stack Developer
Tech start-up Monolith AI raised £1.9 million last year led by Pentech Ventures with participation from Stanford Angels of the UK, Ascension Ventures and Charlie Songhurst to develop the first AI assistant for engineers and is aiming to be the the world’s first AI Platform for Engineers.
Veriart – Blockchain Engineer
Verisart is building a platform to certify and verify artworks and collectibles
Verisart is seeking a Lead Blockchain Engineer with a string security mindset to develop the Verisart platform and join our rapidly growing team in Mayfair, London. You’ll be our inspirational blockchain leader & guru and be passionate about hands on development, fixing problems, shipping code, improving performance and up-skilling new developers.
– Leading our blockchain applications and development, you’ll work closely with the CTO on all blockchain, applied cryptography and security related features.
– Share responsibility for architectural decisions and take the lead on blockchain technology choice decisions, with the CTO and CEO.
Being the go to guru for any security challenges, blockers or impediments across the tech stack and will be the sort of person that relishes fixing a complex problem.
Leading the R&D for blockchain applications and software integrations.
Mentoring developers, instilling best practice development principles, making sure all code is well tested and TDD is followed.
Verdict: Super cool mission with a technical involvement. Potentially a great balance for the right individual
Apply Gateway – NodeJS Developer
This role is to work within Apply Gateway‘s IT team to build software to be used across their entire group.
You Will Work With
Node.js, Mongo, React / Redux, Angular, NPM, REST API’s, 3rd party API’s, Payment Systems (Stripe)
Smart Contracts: ERC-20 and ERC-721 and wrapped contracts, IPFS, Handling Metadata and Order Book Management / DEX experience.
Ethereum Blockchain: Geth, Truffle, Solidity, Ganache, 0x Protocol, Infura
BABB – Senior Technician
·Creating and implementing a strategy for the deployment of information security technologies for Babb. ·Performing IT security risk assessments and reporting on ways to minimise threats. ·Monitoring security vulnerabilities and hacking threats in network and host systems. ·Tracking latest IT security innovations and keeping abreast of latest cyber security technologies. ·Ensuring business continuity. ·Communicating with key stakeholders about IT security threats. ·Implementing an effective process for the reporting of security incidents.
Carbon Chain – Full Stack Blockchain Developer
We are building a technology platform to solve the problems of trust and transparency in supply chains and make them more efficient and secure. Our blockchain technology powered platform will transform how business is done in complex network of buyers, suppliers and consumers.
Digital Catapult – Blockchain / DLT Developer
Digital Catapult are looking for
• Demonstrable genuine interest in the DLT/Blockchain space with some knowledge of history, ecosystem developments, political and socioeconomic issues, major players
• Excellent knowledge of DLT/Blockchain architectures, processes, including consensus mechanisms
Globacap – Senior Blockchain Architect & Developer
Globacap are a fast growing, entrepreneurial Blockchain Capital Raising Platform headquartered in London. Our mission is to liberate ambitious SMEs by simplifying, streamlining, and widening access to capital on a global scale.
Using the latest Blockchain and machine learning technology, the Globacap capital raising platform connects businesses directly to institutional and retail investors, handles the investment process, and provides a secondary market. As a world first, we will be issuing our own equity in blockchain tokens later this year through our platform.
These will carry full voting and dividend rights, just like the regular stock exchange. We are targeting investors worldwide, across the US, Europe, and Asia, and are currently working with regulators in all jurisdictions to make this happen. This makes what we are doing revolutionary in the fintech…
Ledger Comm – CTO/Lead Blockchain engineer
LedgerComm LedgerComm is the first loan trading platform specifically designed to make KYC, Document Matching and the Settlement Process simpler for buyers and sellers
As an experienced full stack developer you want to take the next step in your career and make the leap to CTO. This is a chance for you take a stake in very focused fintech business looking to change a $8 trillion marketplace. You will have intimate knowledge of multiple blockchain technology and be able to advise on the correct path to success.
Token Card (Monolith) – Blockchain Engineer Solidity, Ethereum
Token Card now called Monolith are creating the world’s first self-sovereign bank! What We believe: At TokenCard we believe in a new era for financial services.
One with no need for centralised control by institutions and middlemen, where people have complete independence, choice and control of their assets.
One which takes the user-focused design of the challenger banks and couples it with user-focused technology only possible through the power of the blockchain, where transparency and decentralisation regulate our actions unlike ever before. What We’re starting with:
We’re building a self-sovereign financial platform with a suite of products and services powered by decentralisation that give you 100% control of your assets. We will never touch or hold them ourselves.
It’s simple, elegant and secure, and amongst the first practical authentic use-cases on the Ethereum blockchain. Based in the heart of the vibrant Shoreditch tech community
Two Sigma – Software Engineer
Two Sigma are one of the world’s fastest growing quantitative hedge funds, that employs artificial intelligence and machine learning to help develop their investment strategies.
Leaders in their fields across Computer Science, Engineering and Mathematics harness the power of data science and advanced technology to fuel their success. Role Technology drives our business — it’s our main competitive advantage — and as a result, software engineers play a pivotal role.
They tackle the hardest problems through analysis, experimentation, design, and elegant implementation. Software engineers at Two Sigma build what the organization needs to explore data’s possibilities and act on our findings – to mine the past and attempt to predict the future. We create the tools at scale to enable vast data analysis; the technology we build enables us to engage in conversation with the data, and search for knowledge and insight.
We champion a disciplined, collaborative, scientific approach which allows us to meet the immediate needs of the business, while innovating in a way that is constantly forward-looking and future-reaching. We attract engineers with a true passion for data. We seek individuals who want to build for today and invent for tomorrow. We value curiosity and insight, balanced with pragmatism and practicality. We recognize both the small steps, as well as the broad vision.
Our challenges require mastery of areas such as, but not limited to: Kernel level development; Machine learning; Distributed systems. Requirements Include:
• A strong academic record with a degree or concentration in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a scientific discipline.
• Experience with Java, C or comparable languages. • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills. • Experience in large-scale systems is highly desirable.
• Exceptional programming skills. • Strong analytical and organizational skills.
• An obsession with building quality software.
• We are open-minded in our search for critical thinkers who are passionate about technology.
• While we analyze the data-rich domain of finance, financial experience is not a requirement
Front End Developer – React
The UK’s leading Blockchain recruitmenent specialist Blockchain 121 offers you a chance to join a company at the cutting edge of the world changing Blockchain technology.
They are tech first company, based in central London. They offer true flexible working, focused on creativity, results and passion for technology.
Ripple – Staff Integrations Engineer
Ripple is looking for a Staff Integration Engineer that will help grow our expanding network of financial institutions by providing clients and partners with seamless access to RippleNet via their internal payment systems. The position is part of the Engineering team and is responsible for understanding and communicating clients’ technical needs.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
- Become an expert on Ripple’s product suite — built on Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLT) — and speak fluently about it to customers
- Design, build, test and deploy integration solutions for Ripple
- Manage multiple projects simultaneously and implement integration best practices
- Solve the integration and deployment challenges of clients and partners
- Participate in technical discussions and problem solving sessions with global business and technical teams to ensure requirements are understood, documented and implemented to the customers’ expectations
KiwkTrust – Solidity Developer
We have pilot customers ready to go in local government, property, construction and legal services. Each group has helped to design the product and will run a pilot once the mvp is completed.
We need a great solidity developer to join our small team, to help complete the mvp, for which we are inviting proposals.
For guidance, we estimate there are approximately 4 weeks of development. Full designs are available in Sketch with user stories on Trello boards. All are available for inspection.
Acre Software – Software Engineer in Testing
Acre Software are building a complete, cloud-based platform to empower mortgage brokers. It’s going to streamline the home-buying process, finally making it swift, frictionless, and pain-free to buy a home.
As a Software Engineer in Test, you are an integral part of our agile product development team. Your focus will be on developing code, test cases, and infrastructure to help us test and deploy quality software, rather than on fixing or finding bugs. You’ll use your experience to help us improve our engineering practice, increase testability and code coverage, and help create a culture of preventing rather than just fixing bugs.
As we move into entirely new product lines, you’ll have an outsize impact not only on our customer experience, but also in carrying these techniques forward throughout our growing team.