Distributed Systems Engineer

We are looking for a highly-organized and multitasking distributed systems engineer to join our team in Leuven. As a distributed systems engineer you will be involved in many fascinating projects. Your responsibilities will be to architect and build scalable and distributed services, manage our Blockchain network and applications, continuously improve the current architecture. Effective collaboration within the team will be an integral part of this new colleague’s job.

As we are a fast-growing company based in Leuven, with an office in Dubai and plans to expand our company globally, we offer you a brilliant opportunity to join our truly inspiring international team, grow professionally and have a huge impact on our company’s future.

About SettleMint

We make it easy to build & integrate government & business solutions with Blockchain technology.

SettleMint helps organizations leverage the benefits of Blockchain: whether those enterprises are looking to improve efficiency, to extend their current products or to completely reinvent an existing business model by offering them our distributed middleware Mint.

We bridge the gap between companies & governments that are looking for business solutions with Blockchain & the added value of this technology. At the core we have ‘Mint’, a licensed, enterprise-grade, middleware solution for leading Blockchain technologies making building Blockchain applications (or integrating Blockchain technologies into existing applications) easy for developers.

Based on our development of 20+ fully functioning Blockchain applications & after having examined more than 500 other known use cases, we estimate that Mint covers approximately 85% of the kinds of interactions with Blockchain technologies that are required to power Blockchain based applications.

Top qualities that we appreciate the most:

Trust and credibility. Trust is our most important company value. We are open, genuine and honest. We know it takes people with different ideas, strengths, interests and backgrounds to make our company succeed. We encourage healthy debates and differences of opinion.

Proactivity. In the SettleMint team, we share the same passionate mindset: we are continuously looking around at opportunities to make this world a better place with Blockchain technology, moving forward, innovating and then improving some more.

Collaboration. Our super power is our team. We use our common drive and dedication to inspire, energize and engage others.

Entrepreneurial mindset. We are courageous and entrepreneurial: therefore we take risks, we reach beyond boundaries and we experiment. A lot!

  • Architect and build scalable and distributed services
  • Manage our Blockchain network and applications
  • Continuously improve the current architecture
  • Collaborate with the team
  • Report to the CTO
Skills and qualifications
  • Solid technical foundation in distributed computing
  • Significant experience with server systems, storage, I/O, networking, and systems software
  • The Docker ecosystem
  • Bootstrapping/configuration tools like Terraform, Puppet
  • Database technologies like Mongo, Redis, Elastic
  • Messaging systems like Kafka, RabbitMQ, Pubnub
  • Cloud platforms AWS, Azure, Digital Ocean
  • Passionate about innovation and decentralisation
  • 2-5 years of relevant experience
  • A drive for keeping up your skills up to date
  • Eager to share knowledge and inspire team members
Employment Terms
  • Full time employee
  • Competitive salary + benefits
  • On site in Leuven, BE

Sounds like the job for you?

Got what it takes to work with us? Great! Send us a link to your resume or portfolio to become part of our team.

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