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Blockchain Developers

The Job

Duties for blockchain developers vary based on their job title, employer, type of project they’re assigned, and other factors. Most developers have the following responsibilities:

  • Design and develop application programming interfaces for blockchain integration.
  • Design blockchain protocols and their network architecture.
  • Create interactive graphical user interfaces for decentralized applications (a computer application that runs on a distributed computing system).
  • Break down existing blockchain code and frameworks and rebuild them.
  • Test and troubleshoot blockchain systems.
  • Provide feedback (technology-related, business metrics, etc.) on proposed and ongoing blockchain projects.
  • Work with clients or company executives to evaluate project needs and explain to them how blockchain technology would be a good fit.
  • Audit and develop smart contracts and cryptocurrencies.
  • Document development artifacts and best practices.
  • Provide blockchain technical support to clients or in-house employees.
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