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Distributed Systems/Blockchain Engineer (All levels)

Axelar is building a decentralized network and protocols for frictionless cross-chain communication to connect blockchain ecosystems, applications, and users. Our team consists of experienced engineers and researchers in distributed systems, cryptography, and consensus. We’re growing our team and looking for engineers who’re interested in building the new financial stack from the ground up.

  • Experience with Go (our primary language). Good to have: Rust, C/C++, scripting.

  • Experience designing and building distributed systems/protocols.

  • Understanding of networking and consensus protocols.

  • Docker, Kubernetes.

  • Knowledge of performance/scalability monitoring tools.

  • Big plus: experience with Byzantine consensus protocols (e.g., Tendermint)

  • Good to have: experience launching, maintaining and modifying nodes: e.g., Cosmos, Polkadot, Ethereum, Bitcoin.


Team is located in Toronto/Waterloo region, but we are remote friendly.


  • Remote friendly

  • Unlimited paid time off

  • Competitive compensation and stock options.

Email us: [email protected]