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Backend DevOps Engineer

  • Remote
  • Anywhere

Time: Full-time; FULLY REMOTE, Preferred Location: Europe, East Coast, Miami, FL, London, England

About WalletConnect

WalletConnect isn’t just a protocol; it’s the cornerstone of the New Internet, where ownership, utility, and usability converge to redefine the digital landscape. We believe that the next phase of the internet is characterized by ownership, control, choice, and composability. Through our builder product suite – AppKit and WalletKit – we enable interoperability between 6,000+ apps and 500+ wallets, powering over 10 million connections every single month.

Our mission is clear: empower developers to build engaging web3 experiences and drive the industry towards reaching the next 100 million crypto users.

Backed by $25 million in funding from some of the world’s best crypto and infrastructure investors such as Union Square Ventures, 1kx, Shopify, Coinbase Ventures, Circle Ventures, and Uniswap Labs, WalletConnect is a global, remote-first team that values openness, simplicity, innovation, and ownership.


About the Role

We are now looking for a DevOps Engineer reporting to Back-End Lead to help us manage our technical infrastructure. If you’re passionate about shaping the future of web3 and want to be part of a dynamic team driving innovation in the crypto space, we want to hear from you.
The ideal candidate will play a critical role in managing and optimizing our cloud infrastructure, primarily using AWS and Terraform. You will also explore and integrate a multi-cloud strategy and manage bare metal providers for specific workloads, to help optimize costs in bandwidth and compute. You will ensure our infrastructure adheres to best practices in management and security, recognizing the critical importance of our systems for our users.

Additionally, you will help the team manage and improve our CI/CD pipelines to ensure seamless integration and deployment processes.


  • You will monitor and help maintain infrastructure for a federated storage network sitting at the backbone of WalletConnect’s products and services.
  • You will create and maintain infrastructure for all of the different services making up our Back End infrastructure
  • You will monitor and tune alerts for those services using Grafana and OpsGenie
  • You will create Terraform Cloud projects and migrate existing services there
  • You will create and maintain CI/CD pipelines using GitHub Actions and Terraform and will debug any issues found with these
  • You will help ensure that codebase dependencies are patched against CVEs reported by tooling
  • You will build tools to facilitate operations if necessary


Must Haves:

  • Professional experience building blockchain product infrustructure
  • Proficient in using Docker and Kubernetes
  • Proven experience as a DevOps Engineer, particularly experienced in AWS and Terraform.
  • Proficient in infrastructure-as-code (IaC) principles, CI/CD tools, automation scripts, and GitHub Actions.
  • Familiarity with other cloud providers (e.g., Google Cloud, Azure) and a keen interest in multi-cloud strategies.
  • Familiarity with Grafana and Prometheus
  • Familiarity with Cloudflare


  • Familiarity with Rust.
  • AWS certification or similar is a plus.
  • Knowledge of security best practices and compliance frameworks.
  • Familiarity with Vercel


  • Fully remote position with a budget for your home office or work environment
  • Regular team offsites to amazing places around the world
  • Generous PTO and parental leave
  • Meaningful Learning and Development budget
  • Competitive compensation package including salary, equity and possibly tokens
  • If you’re in the US, we’ll also cover your healthcare
  • The chance to build and grow with one of the most recognized companies in Web3 and have fun while we do it

WalletConnect is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees


About the company


WalletConnect is the defacto web3 communications protocol allowing interoperability between wallets and dapps across chains. We began with a single API and now facilitate millions of messages and connections each month. Today we’re building a suite of web3 SDKs including Web3Modal, Web3Wallet, Web3Inbox and more with a mission of empowering developers to build engaging web3 experiences so that as an industry, we can reach the next 100 million crypto users.

We’ve raised $25 million from some of the world’s best crypto and infrastructure investors such as Union Square Ventures, 1kx, Shopify, Coinbase Ventures, Circle Ventures, and Uniswap Labs. Founded in 2018 by Pedro Gomes, we are a global, remote-first team that values openness, simplicity, generating impact and ownership.

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