Your mission is to lead Uniswap’s continued development and innovation, ensuring it remains a leader in DeFi and in transforming the world's financial system.
What you'll do:
Lead development efforts for future versions of the Uniswap Protocol, both core and peripheral contracts. This includes initial R&D, specification design, development, testing, auditing, deployment, and maintenance. You will work within the UF team and with Uniswap Core Developers to advance the protocol.
Establish the Uniswap Core Development Process, leading a group of individuals and teams within the Uniswap ecosystem who contribute to protocol research, specification design, development, testing, etc.
Leads R&D on topics relevant to Uniswap’s continued success/innovation, including optimized trade routing, MEV, on-chain oracles, and more.
With the UF Grants and Growth teams, design Requests for Proposals (RFPs) for research, analysis, and/or development related to core protocol needs and goals, including for instance developer tooling for future versions.
Support cross-chain deployments and EVM-equivalent versions of Uniswap written in new languages through the development and/or testing of these implementations
What you'll bring to the table:
Proven alignment with Uniswap’s guiding principles (censorship resistance, decentralization, permissionlessness, and security) in previous engineering roles.
Team player. You will be a core contributor to not only the UF team, but to the broader Uniswap community.
5+ years software engineering experience.
2+ years experience with EVM, Solidity, and protocol development. Confidence in design decision making, related to protocol development / smart contract development.
Exceptional judgment when encountering complex technical design trade-offs.
Previous experience working on open source software (OSS).
Tons of positive energy and excitement about transforming the world’s financial system (!)