CAREERS

Sögur is home to a community of lateral thinkers, hands-on inventors and technology explorers who share a curiosity about the potential of Blockchain to unlock new forms of governance. The team at Saga is designing the next standard in digital money. Saga welcomes applications from professionals at the top of their craft, who share our hunger to evolve currency.

R&D

DevOps Engineer

geoTel-Aviv

We’re looking for a talented, experienced and highly motivated DevOps engineer. To play a key role in the design and development of Sögur’s backend system.
You’ll have the opportunity to make an impact by joining a growing team in a working environment that supports independence and improvement.

The job requires passion for resolving complex problems, the ability to quickly learn modern technologies and skills, write elegant and clean code. You should have great communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Be a key in the designing and scaling of Sögur’s system
  • Building automated processes across all stages of product development
  • Monitoring and maintaining SOA based system
  • Monitoring and maintaining Docker-based environments
  • Build and maintain CI/CD processes

Requirements:

  • 4+ years of experience as a DevOps
  • Expert knowledge ofAWS including EC2, VPC, SQS, SNS, ECS, CloudWatch, SES, RDS and Lambda
  • Proven knowledge in Terraform
  • Proven knowledge in scripting languages
  • Proven knowledge in SQL
  • Proven Experience to Monitor and Maintain Systems base on SOA and Distributed Technologies
  • Proven Experience in Docker-based environment

Advantages with:

  • Experience with Ethereum blockchain
  • Experience with Jenkins
  • Experience with NoSQL technologies
  • Experience with Chef

Senior QA Engineer

geoTel-Aviv

We’re looking for a Senior QA Engineer with experience in automation for our rapidly expanding company. As the heart of the Engineering team, you’ll play a crucial role in Sögur’s success. The Senior QA Engineer will manage and reflect quality, through manual & automation testing of Server and Web applications, and by deploying various technologies in a distributed backend system and CI/CD environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Full responsibility for product lifecycle from design to production.
  • Ownership of QA procedures throughout product releases.
  • Translate business needs into the implementation of testing methodologies.
  • Full responsibility for product lifecycle from design to production.
  • Manage production preparations and release procedures.
  • Define quality criteria for new deliverables.
  • Manage and execute test infrastructure and STD documents.

Requirements:

  • 3-4 years of hands-on QA experience, testing Client/Server applications.
  • Proven experience in defining and implementing QA processes.
  • Proven knowledge of API and client-server testing (Curl, Json parsing, Jmeter, etc.)
  • Experience with complex systems.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, cross-functional environment.
  • Experience developing automation scripts.
  • Sharp attention to detail.
  • 1+ years experience in automation: Python | Java, for server & client.
  • Experience with Git and bug tracking tools, such as JIRA, Bugzilla, etc.

Advantages:

  • Experience with CI | CD tools.
  • Relevant academic degree.
  • Fluent English.

Back-End Developer

geoTel-Aviv

We’re looking for a Back-End developer to take part in the design and development of our Back-End, using cutting-edge technologies. You’ll be responsible for the development of Sögur’s core server products.

The job requires passion for resolving complex problems, the ability to quickly learn modern technologies and skills, write elegant and clean code. You should have great communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • End-to-End technical design and architecture.
  • Work in a team to deliver high-quality code in a timely fashion.
  • Build high performance services.
  • Learn and assess new technologies and frameworks.

Requirements:

  • 4+ years experience with either Scala or Java.
  • Fluent English.

Experience with:

  • Writing distributed systems.
  • Service Oriented Architecture.
  • NoSql databases such as: Cassandra; ElasticSearch; DynamoDB; CouchBase; Redis, etc.
  • Technologies such as Apache Storm; Spark; Flink; Spark Streaming; Kafka; Rabbitmq.
  • Cloud providers, such as Amazon and Google.
  • Docker base environment.

Front-End Developer

geoTel-Aviv

We’re looking for a Front-End Web Developer, who will become a part of our dedicated team of professionals, designing and developing a modern web application.

The job requires passion for providing excellent user experience and sensitivity to the small details, never losing sight of the big picture. Our team’s mission is to deliver the most compelling end-to-end website solution, using state-of-the-art techniques and technologies.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, build, and maintain high performance, reusable, reliable code.
  • Translate UI/UX design to high-quality code.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define and ship.
  • Innovate with new UI structures, Front-End capabilities, platforms and technologies.

Requirements:

  • 2+ years as a Front-End developer within any major framework: Angular, Vue, React, Ember, etc.
  • 1+ years as a Front-End developer with React.js framework.
  • Deep understanding of HTML5/CSS3. Be able to create complex layouts.
  • Experience building complex custom UI components.
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery.
  • Deep knowledge and understanding of client-side architecture.
  • Ability to work independently in a demanding, highly dynamic, fast-paced startup environment.
  • Experience with build tools, such as Webpack, Gulp.
  • Excellent UI/UX intuition and skills - a must.
  • Background in UI/UX design – an advantage.
  • Fluent English.

Blockchain & Back-End Developer

geoTel-Aviv

Sögur is looking for a strong Back-End developer, with proven blockchain experience. You’ll be responsible for designing and developing smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain and will work at the forefront of the blockchain industry.

The role requires a passion for resolving complex problems, the ability to quickly learn modern technologies and skills, and the ability to write elegant and clean code. In addition, you should have great communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement Ethereum smart contracts.
  • Research new technologies and methodologies in the blockchain field.
  • Work in a team to deliver high-quality code in a timely fashion.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience writing smart contracts with Solidity.
  • 3+ years experience in one of the following program languages: Scala, Java, C++, Python.
  • Feel comfortable implementing complex algorithms.
  • Good knowledge of OOP and design patterns.
  • Experience with open source projects.
  • Fluent English.

Product Lead

geoTel-Aviv

We are looking for an experienced Product Lead who lives and breathes UX, technology, design, and business. You will join a dynamic and fast-growing company and work with cross-functional teams to design, build and roll-out product that delivers the company’s vision and strategy. In order to be successful in this role, you must possess broad knowledge related to financial markets, have a strong background in user interface, great analytical skills, and a high level of presentational and communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Collect, prioritize and internally communicate product requirements, define product features, manage and communicate product roadmap and future versions
  • Conduct strategic business opportunity analysis, including market and competitive research
  • Work with the development team to provide the best technical implementation
  • Engage closely with the business units and global customers to gather requirements and create an award-winning product
  • Integrate usability studies, research, and market analysis, into product requirements, to enhance user satisfaction

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of proven work experience in product management
  • An innovator by nature. Ability to think out of the box and enjoy uncharted waters
  • Proactive, highly motivated individual with a serious work ethic
  • A natural ‘owner’ with a drive to get to the bottom of things and the ability to create clarity across complex workflows
  • Proven ability to manage a complete product life-cycle, from conception to release
  • Knowledge and understanding of UX and UI principles across web and mobile - attention to developing and maintaining standards
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross-functional teams in a matrix organization
  • Self-learning of the industry landscape on a daily basis
  • Working experience in an agile environment
  • Fluent English- written and verbal communication skills

Advantages:

  • Experience in the financial sector, FinTech, digital banking
  • Degree in Economics /Finance/Computer science
  • Experience with NoSQL technologies
  • Understanding of financial markets
  • Technical background
  • Hands-on experience in software development and web technologies

Business & Operations

Head of Marketing

geoTel Aviv

We are seeking an experienced ‘hands-on’ candidate with broad global background in marketing strategy to lead and manage go-to-market and content strategies to deliver Sögur’s vision. You will join a dynamic, fast growing company and work with a team of experts. To be successful in this role, you must possess broad knowledge related to daily marketing activities, especially concerning ‘customer journey’. You will naturally enjoy a high-level of communication skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and establish the marketing vision and strategy, to communicate it across and outside of the company.
  • Define modules of work alongside day-to-day activities, working closely with global PR agencies and managing social channels.
  • Work with Development /Product/ Research teams to provide required marketing support.
  • Engage closely with Sögur’s advisory board and global stakeholders to create a state-of-the-art strategy.
  • Develop deep understanding of the buying audience by conducting market analysis, competitive analysis and other insight gathering techniques.
  • Ensure messaging, content and campaign strategies are centered around customer buying needs.
  • Partner with product and sales leaders to plan strategy roadshows customer events. Participate in professional conventions.
  • Provide leadership, direction and mentoring to guide marketing staff in their day-to-day activities.
  • Brief, guide and work closely with the Founder & Foundation Council President.

Requirements:

  • 10+ years of proven work experience in Marketing & Strategy.
  • Hands-on team player. Business development approach
  • Proven experience in leading Marketing & Strategy units inside global companies.
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross-functional teams in a matrix organization.
  • Management experience, including the ability to build and grow a team.
  • Ability to create value propositions and messaging strategies. Able to conduct market, competitor and customer research.
  • Ability to explore and map new market audiences and establish CXO relationships in financial markets.
  • Grow and deepen existing business relations and create new ones.
  • Innovative, critical thinker with strong writing, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Formal experience with managing budgets, direct reports and working teams.
  • Fluent English - written and verbal communication skills.

Advantages:

  • Experience in the financial sector, FinTech, digital banking.
  • Familiar with financial markets, family offices , banking systems and blockchain technology.

Communication Manager

geoTel-Aviv

We’re looking for a talented, experienced and highly motivated Communication Manager to join our Marketing team and play a key role in the formation and day-to-day management of Sögur's story-telling to the world.

We are looking for someone unique who possesses a strong understanding of:
The job requires a passion for telling stories in an engaging manner while keeping in mind genre and distribution channels. It demands flexibility of thought, dexterity in the art of writing and editing, and the ability to multi-task while always keeping in mind the big picture.

Responsibilities:

  • Writing and supervising Sögur’s content creation across all distribution channels: PR, micro-copy, blogs, Marcom, social, research, product marketing, etc.
  • Ideating with the entire Sögur team on ways to bring Sögur’s story across channels and formats and executing a-to-z
  • Managing the work with outside vendors (PR and marketing agencies)
  • Creating marketing materials for all arms of the company
  • Ideating and executing product-related texts and micro-copy
  • Managing Sögur’s social channels on a day-to-day basis

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of editorial/Marcom/PR experience
  • English - Mother tongue level - an absolute must
  • Strong verbal abilities
  • Attention to details

Advantages with:

  • Acquaintance of blockchain and crypto-currencies and/or macro-economics
  • Strong global connections
  • Experience with content performance monitoring tools
  • Experience in comms-management
  • Passion and/or experience in capital markets trading