Bot Engineer

Job at Risk Labs



Full time

Who is Risk Labs?

Risk Labs is the foundation and core team behind theUMAandAcrossprojects. UMA and Across are decentralized protocols governed by community members across the globe in DAOs, and are supported by Risk Labs Foundation. UMA's optimistic oracle (OO) can record any verifiable truth or data onto a blockchain. 

Across is a cross-chain bridge for L2s and rollups secured by UMA’s OO.

We’re looking for a Sr. Backend Engineer to join the Across protocol team. You’d be working alongside top tier engineering talent, world class data driven decision making, and a team motivated to be an integral (read- winning bridge) for the exciting interoperable future that we’re racing towards! You’re a person who loves optimizing and building at the intersection of technology, finance, and data.


  • Bots: write off-chain code to interact with smart contracts. Bot systems should have a high degree of correctness, efficiency, and antifragility. If you enjoy writing trading, arbitrage, or MEV bots, this role is for you. Expertise and passion here are required!
  • Protocol Architecture: Research and develop protocol upgrades and new financial concepts. Across is always changing, and you will be asked to help evolve Across to encompass new use cases, technologies, and expand to more environments.
  • Code Review and Mentorship: Write code in a highly collaborative open source ecosystem. In depth reviews of others’ contributions is expected with a focus on helping others grow their technical expertise.


  • 3+ years full-time experience in Engineering at a software or financial services technology organization
  • 3+ blockchain-based projects with bot infrastructure experience
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new tech and write secure and high quality code 
  • Passion for blockchain technology, cryptonomic protocol design, game theory, and decentralized finance

Compensation and Benefits

  • Pay packages include competitive salaries & meaningful token options.
  • Salaries for this role range from $100-200k (USD), and your token allocation can grow with your voting rewards while you participate in the growing ecosystem.
  • Will pay in stablecoins or fiat
  • Philosophies for a culture that show we care: Take vacation when you need it, family care, training and development (just to name a few)
  • 100% remote, which means we encourage you to create the work environment that you thrive in
  • At least two team wide offsites a year

Company: Risk Labs

Skills: dev remote blockchain crypto ethereum

Please support us by letting Risk Labs know that you found the job on Aworker. Thank you🙏


web3 jobs

Join 0+ people getting web3 jobs in their inbox