Protocol Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Full-time
  • Remote friendly

2022-10-07 23:09:56 UTC

Sona is a decentralized music streaming and marketplace protocol that puts artists, independent or not, back in the drivers seat of culture creation. We’re a lean team building software that empowers artists to make their best work and get paid what they’re worth.

We’re a remote-first team, looking for technologists that want to help revolutionize the way artists get paid and connect with their fans.

The Role

As an early engineer on the protocol team, you’ll write Smart contracts (Solidity, Vyper, Fe, etc) that power the next generation of music. The protocol team is responsible for writing staking and marketplace contracts that power the Tracks Protocol and integrate with our streaming frontend and app.

What You’ll do:

  • Architect and implement new methods and protocols

  • Work with our frontend team and partners to integrate protocols into our apps

  • Write tests and look for ways to cut down on gas costs while maintaining contract readability

What We’re Looking for:

  • Proficiency with a smart contract language (Solidity, Vyper, Rust, Move, etc) and EVM-based blockchains

  • Familiarity with smart contract development tools (we use Foundry)

  • Experience with deploying and maintaining live, upgradeable smart contracts

  • Strong technical writing skills

  • Previous contributions to OSS libraries or frameworks (a plus)


  • Dental

  • Healthcare

  • WFH Stipend

  • Unlimited PTO

  • Monthly wellness/self-development stipend

  • 401k

  • Competitive Salary

If you have any questions before you apply, please reach out to [email protected] and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.