Production Engineer

BloXroute Labs

BloXroute Labs

Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Friday, April 12, 2024
bloXroute is the "Flash Boys" for DeFi. It created the first and only high performance blockchain distribution network (BDN) with the best solution for Ethereum, BSC, and Polygon. The bloXroute BDN and DeFi trading tools allow its users to win at crypto trading. The BDN utilizes a global network of servers optimized for network performance. Nodes access this network through open source gateways and users can access it through the bloXroute public-API.
The BDN network propagates blockchain transactions and blocks closer to the speed of light. It provides traders with the speed and reliability required for crypto transactions. bloXroute is the leader in mempool services, block streaming and anything Defi performance. The BDN also allow blockchains to scale by speeding the time it takes to communicate the current state. The BDN fast communication reduce the blocks’ size and frequency limits. This is true for all consensus mechanisms, including Proof of Stake, Proof of Work, and DAGs.
At bloXroute, we consistently push the boundaries of MEV, pioneering new markets and collaborating closely with industry makers to unlock previously unattainable opportunities.
Our MEV services are dedicated to equipping DeFi searchers and market makers with cutting-edge tools. Our mission is to empower users on Ethereum, BNB, and Polygon by ensuring they maintain a competitive edge in the ever-evolving landscape of MEV.
Our Team takes pride in crafting enterprise-level solutions at lightning speed, prioritizing nanosecond-level optimization to achieve the fastest time to market. We thrive on the pursuit of perfection beyond the millisecond.
We encourage you to apply even if you don't match all of the qualifications listed.
bloXroute is seeking an experienced Production Engineer, who will be instrumental in ensuring the highest levels of availability and performance for our application. As the Production Engineer you will focus on continuous monitoring and reliability, collaborating closely with development teams to architect, deploy, and operate our critical production systems. To be successful in this role you will have the experience to work in Linux environments, scripting, and proactive system monitoring that will help the team achieve our mission of delivering exceptional service to our customers.


  • Develop, maintain, and optimize monitoring solutions to ensure visibility into application performance and system health
  • Utilize Bash/Python scripting to automate deployment, monitoring, and maintenance tasks across our production environments
  • Respond to and resolve production issues, minimizing impact on customers and ensuring high availability and performance
  • Participate in the design and implementation of infrastructure and applications to improve reliability, scalability, and efficiency
  • Conduct root cause analysis of production incidents and implement preventive measures to avoid recurrence
  • Collaborate with development teams to advocate for and implement reliability best practices throughout the software development lifecycle
  • Manage cloud-based resources and services, leveraging AWS to enhance our application’s scalability and resilience.


  • 3-5 years of experience in a support engineering role, with a proven track record of problem-solving in high-availability environments
  • Strong knowledge of Linux operating systems and networking principles
  • Proficiency in scripting with Bash and Python
  • Exceptional analytical, troubleshooting, and communication skills
  • Curiosity and eagerness to learn and share knowledge with others
  • Knowledge of monitoring and alerting tools
  • Experience with cloud services (preferably AWS), including EC2, S3, RDS, and Lambda
  • Familiarity with version control systems (Git) and CI/CD tools (Jenkins)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field, or equivalent work experience
Important Notice for Job Applicants: Please be aware that bloXroute communicates job offers and recruitment information exclusively through official channels. If you receive any suspicious messages or emails claiming to be from our company, please confirm their legitimacy by contacting us directly using our official contact details. Protect yourself by not sharing personal or sensitive information until you have verified the source.
bloXroute Labs offers competitive salaries, stock options, healthcare benefits, 401k plan with an employer match, flexible PTO, and remote work. We built a highly skilled team of business and engineering minds who are working on innovative, challenging and complex projects.