Technical Update: Beta Progress

By Nicola Minichiello – Communications

Tech Update Beta Prog

Factom Genesis is running strong. We have 1200+ blocks. Check out our latest here.

We are integrating Factom with Docker. It is an open platform for distributed applications that will make Factom easier to use. Once Docker is installed on your device you will be able to simply click a button to download the Factom client and our wallet. It’s like magic. We expect the integration to be complete early next week.

Docker

New jobs at Factom
Working at Factom means being surrounded by colleagues who are dedicated to serving our community and having a lot of fun while we do it. Our work is about service, integrity, and joy. Building the world’s most honest systems takes a special type of person. If you think you would make a great fit for Factom, we have three spots open in Austin.

Front End Developer – Creative and artistic with Javascript skills, Web services, CSS, GUI development. Web development and Web application development. Austin-based is preferred.

Test Engineer – Able to dig into backend code, compare binary structures against specifications. Automated testing experience a plus. Ability to write scripts and understand command line tools. Able to use Linux, Windows, Mac. Austin-based required.

Engineer – C/C++, Java or Go, Go preferred. Multi-language experience preferred. Key-Value Databases like Bolt or Leveldb a plus. Understanding of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology a plus. Backend programming, Web Services, Networking. Degree and/or significant work experience required. Austin-based required.

If you believe you would make a great fit, please reach out.

Thanks for being an awesome and supportive community.

The Factom Foundation Team

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