Engineering Manager, Blockchain

Dubai, UAE

Hoddle is a leading digital asset technology platform providing fully insured storage deep-cold storage for crypto assets.

Department:          Engineering & IT

Role:                          Engineering Manager, Blockchain

Location(s):             Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Remote:                   No

Time:                         Full-time or Contract


  • Tech
    • Manage and mentor your team to help achieve the organization’s goals.
    • Integrate with various blockchains to add support for new digital assets.
    • Collaborate with other teams such as Operations, Product & Design and management to turn our vision into reality.
    • Collaborate with all engineering teams to ensure consistency and overall work quality.
    • Provide a thoughtful technical voice and support your team in making diligent decisions.
    • Build secure, resilient, and powerful APIs, libraries, and services to power our wallet services.
    • Create roadmaps of new products and take responsibility of features from inception to deployment.
    • Ensure new products are shipped on time and within budget.
    • Expose and document functionality to the UI, third-party developers, and our internal and external tooling.
  • Admin
    • Monitor KPIs set for external contractors.
    • Help scale the team by interviewing candidates.
    • Research new digital assets and ensure that they are appropriate for the Hoddle wallet.


Skills & Experience

  • Understanding of new fintech technologies including blockchain.
  • Plus if experience working in fintech.


  • 5+ years of experience in software engineering, with experience in back-end, server-side software development.
  • 2+ years of engineering management experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, applied mathematics, or another technical discipline from a top university.
  • Great at algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.
  • Knowledge of engineering best practices and ability to recognize high quality code.
  • Experience creating, delivering, and operating multi-tenanted, distributed systems at scale.
  • Experience with large-scale, real-time, and distributed applications.
  • Experience in Git/GitHub and branching methodologies and code review tools.
  • Great with unit and functional testing and debugging.
  • Knowledge of Docker, Golang, Kubernetes and TypeScript.
  • Well versed with Java and Javascript (Node.JS).
  • Experience with PostgreSQL and MongoDB.