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Position: Technical Evaluator - Grants
Institution: Web3 Foundation
Location: Zug, Switzerland
Duties: Evaluate grant milestone delivery, including reviewing documentation, compiling their projects, and functional testing of these projects; Liaise with the applying teams, in order to answer their questions and better understand their deliverables; Liaise with relevant teams (e.g., legal, finance, collaborations, community building) at agreed points of the application process; Improve the process of evaluating grant milestone deliverables
Requirements: Experience and proficiency in programming, e.g., in Rust, JavaScript, C, C++; Knowledge and understanding of blockchain technologies and applications; Technical ability to evaluate software implementation: setting up environments; compiling complex projects and their dependencies; reviewing and analyzing code; Technical ability to test software: reading, writing and evaluating test plans; running and evaluating automated test suites; reviewing and testing functionality; Ability to work in a variety of development environments and languages; Approachable personality and clear communication style
   
Text: Web 3.0 Technologies Foundation Job Openings Quality Assurance Software Engineer Research & Technology · Zug, Zug Apply for this Job Department Research & Technology Employment Type Full-Time Minimum Experience Experienced The Web3 Foundation nurtures and stewards technologies and applications for the decentralized web. We collaborate with cutting-edge developer teams, researchers and community leaders to strengthen and extend the uses of decentralized technologies; building the future of identity, privacy, financial markets, commerce, and more. Our core project at the moment is Polkadot, a protocol designed to connect blockchains and allow them to interoperate, share security and more. In addition, we are supporting the development of a number of technologies that form the Web 3.0 tech stack - such as decentralized messaging, distributed storage and secret management. The Web3 Foundation is committed to distributing a significant amount of funding for the development of open-source software that will contribute to the creation of the Web3 technologies stack. Once we have selected the projects to fund, it is important that we ensure they make progress on their milestones so that their software is developed according to their roadmap and can be used by the wider community. Do you feel passionate about supporting high-performance, multinational teams? Do you thrive in a fast-paced startup environment with new problems to solve every day? Do you want to be part of a young and growing technology organization with a strong vision? Then come join the Web3 Foundation team in Zug as a Quality Assurance Software Engineer As a QA Software Engineer you will help the grants management team to determine the viability of deliverables from grantees. This involves quickly understanding different technology stacks, the underlying requirements of the software, and performing functional testing to determine if the requirements have been met. Depending on the project, it may also involve review and inspection of codebases in a variety of languages and frameworks, such as Rust, and JavaScript. It also requires you to gain an understanding of Polkadot, Substrate and other related blockchain technologies. Please see grants.web3.foundation for more background on the process in which you will be contributing to. We are a lean team with a very flat organization. This position is based in Zug, Switzerland, but for exceptional candidates, we may consider remote work in Europe. Responsibilities Evaluate grant milestone delivery, including reviewing documentation, compiling their projects, and functional testing of these projects Liaise with the applying teams, in order to answer their questions and better understand their deliverables Liaise with relevant teams (e.g., legal, finance, collaborations, community building) at agreed points of the application process Improve the process of evaluating grant milestone deliverables Requirements Knowledge and understanding of blockchain technologies and applications Technical ability to evaluate software implementation: setting up environments; compiling complex projects and their dependencies; reviewing and analyzing code Technical ability to test software: reading, writing and evaluating test plans; running and evaluating automated test suites; reviewing and testing functionality Ability to work in a variety of development environments and languages Approachable personality and clear communication style A plus Experience with systematic evaluation of technology projects Experience and proficiency in programming, e.g., in Rust, JavaScript, C, C++ Experience and proficiency in Docker Experience with Linux, and other Unix-based OSes Work experience as a developer or a QA professional The ability to evaluate the technical abilities of individuals and teams Demonstrated ability to manage relationships with many external parties To apply to this position, we ask you to answer a few questions in the application form, and to submit your CV and a cover letter, telling us a bit about yourself and your motivation to join us. 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