Blockchain Engineer (Blockchain)

Cake DeFi

Full time

Posted on: 17 May, 2023

Founded in 2019, Cake DeFi is a leading decentralized finance services provider and Southeast Asia’s fastest growing fintech platform. "We Do Crypto. You Do You." - Our vision is to become a one-stop platform for all crypto users to get easy access to DeFi and Web3 services. To date, more than 1 million users from over 190 countries trust us to manage over $1 billion in assets. We are a profitable, cashflow positive private rocket ship that's just getting ready for take-off. Join us.


Birthday Research

Birthday Research (BR) is our Blockchain Research and Development arm. Fueled by the best minds in the industry, BR seeks to develop best-in-class blockchain innovations with the mission of enabling the next bound of Web3.

As a pioneering force, our work spans cryptographic research, deep blockchain consensus development, and smart contracts development — with a laser-sharp focus on driving the industry frontier while tackling the most demanding DeFi challenges of today. To date, one of our core contributions, DeFiChain, has garnered over 1 billion USD in total value locked on the layer-1 protocol.

We are a fast-growing, globally distributed, close-knit team of multi-disciplinary doers and getters. Join Birthday Research today to be a part of the driving force shaping the future of decentralization.

What you'll do

  • Develop and maintain blockchain codebase.
  • Work closely with internal and external collaborators in openly developing open-source blockchain-related software.
  • Understand how blockchain works (e.g. mining consensus, transaction pooling, fork resolution, smart contracts).
  • Maintain our public blockchain networks (e.g. DeFi Blockchain mainnet & testnet). 
  • Maintain good documentations for internal and external use.
  • Actively communicate and collaborate with team and stakeholders for planning & development process.
  • Be willing to pick up any other technology stacks when required to get the job done.

What you'll need

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in computer science, computer engineering, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 1+ years of blockchain development experience.
  • Hands on with Typescript, SQL, Docker.
  • Ability to work independently while collaborating in a fast-paced agile team.


We want to transform and decentralized finance with tomorrow’s technology. This is where you come in. Join a company that is at the forefront of bleeding-edge innovations in blockchain and DeFi. You will be empowered to push boundaries and think out of the box. You will get to work with a bunch of ridiculously motivated and talented people. And most importantly, you'll have fun. The best places to work at, are often also the most fun to work at. That's us.

We hire based on merit, fit, and strong alignment to our culture. Our culture is defined by 7 team principles: Integrity, Resourcefulness, Ownership, Meritocratic Decision-making, Customer Obsession, Radical Candour, and Passion. These 7 principles guide our company, our people, and our work. At Cake DeFi, our culture is our pride. It has been instrumental to our success, so we are steadfast in our commitment to it. We welcome you to add to it.

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