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Senior Software Developer - Tungsten



Software Engineering
United Arab Emirates
Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Who we are

We are Further Ventures - a venture fund & builder that supports entrepreneurs creating next generation fintech and digital asset companies.

We are a team of operators, partners, and investors on a mission to support top-notch entrepreneurs with the tools they need to launch companies that redefine the rules of the game. From product and tech, to design, marketing, and legal support, we provide real hands-on tactical support and meaningful financial backing that fuels venture growth.

Our secret weapon is our ability to tackle complex regulatory and operational challenges. We work closely with the largest corporate stakeholders in the region as well as free-zone and on-shore regulators to help our companies do things like redefine employee workplace savings, finance working capital for small businesses, securely custody digital assets, manage wallet infrastructure for financial institutions, and manage petabytes of cryptographically secure AI training data.

We have an unwavering focus on building great companies with great people and invite you to join us to build something amazing together.

About the Role

As the Lead Software Developer, you will be a key player in our technology team, responsible for spearheading the development and delivery of one of our new ventures in the digital asset space. You will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies, collaborate with talented professionals, and contribute to the growth and success of our organization.


  • To lead the end-to-end development process of our virtual asset custody platform, from design to deployment.

  • Architect and implement scalable, secure, and efficient software solutions.

  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers, designers, and engineers, to ensure seamless integration and delivery.

  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to the development team, fostering a culture of excellence and continuous learning.

  • Stay updated with industry trends and emerging technologies related to digital custodian platforms and blockchain technology.

About you

  • Proven experience as a software developer with expertise in full-stack development.

  • Strong proficiency in programming and MVC design patterns and familiarity with current frameworks.

  • You have experience working in environments where software deployment, scaling, and management are automated using tools like Kubernetes and Docker.

  • You are an advocate of test-driven development

  • You have hands-on experience with HSM, cryptography, and blockchain technology.

  • You know how to operate a secure development life cycle

  • Familiarity with digital custodian platforms, security protocols, and regulatory requirements.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to lead and inspire a development team.

  • Excellent problem-solving abilities, attention to detail, and a passion for delivering high-quality software solutions.

  • You hold a Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science with outstanding academic results.

What you can expect

  • People first company culture: We hire people we trust and give team members autonomy to do their best work

  • Professional growth: We have a highly dynamic and energetic environment with many growth opportunities. We build cutting-edge ventures that aim to shape the landscape of financial services regionally.

  • Comprehensive benefits: We offer competitive pay and extensive health insurance (including dental & vision) for onsite team members.

  • Flexibility: Hybrid work - (Abu Dhabi office)