Blockstream

Blockstream is FinTech company that works to accelerate innovation in crypto currencies, open assets, and smart contracts.Its products include elements, an open-source platform for building and testing applications; and liquid, which is designed for bitcoin exchanges and high-speed transactions.

Its core area of innovation is focused around an idea called “sidechains”, bitcoin-like ledgers that operate independently of, but are pegged to, bitcoin. It allows its users to build a separate platform for a specific use, but still have access to the bitcoin blockchain.

It was founded in 2014 and is based in San Francisco, California.

Blockstream California, USA
Sep 20, 2018
Full time
Pioneering advancements in cryptography and blockchain technology, Blockstream is the first company extending the capabilities of Bitcoin at the protocol level to support a broad range of new privacy features, asset types, and financial markets. Blockstream is building an open platform for blockchain applications and a family of hardened cryptofinance appliances. Blockstream supports values of decentralization, end-to-end security, user control, and open, permissionless innovation. Blockstream brings together some of the best minds in cryptography, mathematics, computer science, and engineering to work on 21 century technological platforms and applications. Quality and innovation are imperative for creating computationally intensive solutions for large institutions and individual investors around the globe. We welcome outstanding candidates at all experience levels and we are willing to consider candidates with a record of extraordinary intellectual achievement regardless of...
Blockstream California, USA
Sep 20, 2018
Full time
Pioneering advancements in blockchain technology infrastructure, Blockstream is the leading company extending Bitcoin at the protocol level to support a broad range of new asset types and financial markets. Blockstream supports values of decentralization, privacy, end-to-end security, user control, and open, permissionless innovation. We are looking for an experienced Project Manager to help us build the premier platform for crypto-finance applications. As the first person on the project management team, you will establish efficient project management practices, ensure smooth products delivery, and coordinate key projects and initiatives to ensure the company’s success. Your responsibilities will include collaboration with leadership, product management, and R&D organizations, and driving engineering and other teams towards successful projects development and release into production. You will also lead on-time completion of various projects and initiatives...
Blockstream Victoria, BC, Canada
Sep 20, 2018
Full time
Pioneering advancements in blockchain technology infrastructure, Blockstream is the leading company extending Bitcoin at the protocol level to support a broad range of new asset types and financial markets. Blockstream supports values of decentralization, privacy, end-to-end security, user control, and open, permissionless innovation. We are looking for a Marketing & Communications Director to join our team on Victoria, BC, Canada, and to manage our online and offline communication to increase brand awareness. Responsibilities include distributing promotional material, responding to customers’ queries and comments on social media and networking during marketing events. This will involve considerable involvement both within the Bitcoin community, and communicating value of our products to partners outside the cryptocurrency space. If you have experience in identifying and building long-term relationships with target audiences, and are passionate about...
Blockstream Seattle, WA, USA
Sep 20, 2018
Full time
Pioneering advancements in blockchain technology infrastructure, Blockstream is the leading company extending Bitcoin at the protocol level to support a broad range of new asset types and financial markets. Blockstream supports values of decentralization, privacy, end-to-end security, user control, and open, permissionless innovation. We are looking for a Marketing & Communications Director to join our team and to manage our online and offline communication to increase brand awareness. You will be working closely with our team on Victoria, BC, and we expect you to commute to Victoria on the regular basis. Responsibilities include distributing promotional material, responding to customers’ queries and comments on social media and networking during marketing events. This will involve considerable involvement both within the Bitcoin community, and communicating value of our products to partners outside the cryptocurrency space. If you have experience in...