CoinTracker

The gold standard in cryptocurrency portfolio tracking and taxes

Engineering Lead - Core Platform (Remote)

Location
Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
6+ years
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About the role

CoinTracker makes cryptocurrency portfolio tracking and tax compliance simple. Beyond cryptocurrency, we are building a general automated financial assistant for all financial assets. Our mission is to increase the financial freedom and prosperity of the world.

Some things we’re proud of:

📈 3% of all global cryptocurrency assets are tracked on CoinTracker ($50B daily)

💲 Profitable

🤝 Partnered with Coinbase, TurboTax, OpenSea, and other industry leaders

💼 Venture-backed by Accel, Y Combinator, and other top investors

🗺️ Founders: Jon previously built TextNow (200M downloads), Chandan was previously a product manager at Google

Learn more about our mission, culture, and hiring process.

Your mission:

Build and lead the Core Platform engineering team powering CoinTracker. Build a world-class technology stack that's highly accurate, reliable, and scalable to enable CoinTracker to deliver a must-have portfolio & tax manager for every cryptocurrency user.

1-year outcomes

  • 15 engineers hired and onboarded

  • Launched architecture to support 10 million+ users

  • 99.9% uptime with minimal production incidents

  • Set up scalable and transparent engineering processes

You will

  • Build the best platform team in the cryptocurrency space

  • Architect our core platform for 10x growth

  • Manage and optimize our infrastructure spend

  • Contribute to a high performing engineering culture

  • Report directly to our Head of Engineering, Gaurav Garg

Some of the skills we're excited about

  • Strong aptitude to work on and build long term platforms

  • Hired and managed multiple staff level engineers

  • Experience working in world-class high growth technology startups with high engineering bars

  • Previously a strong senior, staff, or principal engineer

  • Experience managing 15+ engineers

  • Bonus: experience managing engineering managers

What's it like working at CoinTracker?

We are a fully internationally distributed, tight-knit team. We have minimal process, and the majority of our time is spent working and collaborating asynchronously through tools like Figma, Github, Linear, Notion, Slack, Zendesk, Zoom. We also stay aligned and bonded through weekly sprints, standups, all hands, and socials. We aim to empower every individual on the team with full transparency, ownership, autonomy, and clear objectives. Learn more about our guiding principles.

If this sounds exciting, we'd love to hear from you! Not sure you’re a perfect fit? Reach out anyway. We’re looking for awesome individuals, not folks who perfectly match a job posting.

About the interview

CoinTracker hiring process & details are all included in the attached page

Background on CoinTracker:

CoinTracker is a portfolio assistant for cryptocurrency. Over 3% of the global cryptocurrency market cap is tracked on CoinTracker (over $50B of crypto assets are synced to CoinTracker daily). CoinTracker enables consumers and businesses to seamlessly track their cryptocurrency portfolio, investment performance, taxes, and more. We are a globally distributed team of 55 on a mission to improve the financial freedom and prosperity of the world.

Why you should join CoinTracker

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Overview

CoinTracker is a portfolio assistant for cryptocurrency. Used by over 1 million cryptocurrency holders with over $50 Billion in crypto assets on exchanges, it enables consumers and businesses to seamlessly track their cryptocurrency portfolio, investment performance, taxes, and more. Beyond cryptocurrency, we are building a general automated financial assistant for all financial assets.

Our mission is to increase the financial freedom and prosperity of individuals and companies.

Some things we’re proud of:

💲 Over $50B in crypto assets are tracked on CoinTracker

📈 Profitable and growing rapidly

🤝 Partnered with Coinbase, TurboTax, H&R Block, OpenSea, Wolters Kluwer, and other industry leaders

💼 $100M Series A from Accel, Y Combinator, Initialized Capital, 776 Ventures, Serena Williams, and more

🗺️ Founders: Jon and Chandan previously built TextNow (scaled to 200 million downloads) and worked at Google[x] & Google

CoinTracker
Founded:2017
Team Size:55
Location:San Francisco
Founders
Jon Lerner
Jon Lerner
Founder
Chandan Lodha
Chandan Lodha
Founder