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Technical Co-Founder (m/f/d) - Decentralized Data Cloud Business

Reinvent the internet! We believe that decentralized technologies will be disruptive and a driving force in creating a new global system in finance, IoT, health, and many more areas. As a team of talented entrepreneur-mindsets, we aim to build a great MVP in the decentralized Data Cloud Business. Together we not only want to build a stunning product, but also a passionate, diverse, and healthy company and work environment. We aim to build one of the most impactful teams in crypto right here in Hamburg, Germany. Our ambition is to become the next big thing in blockchain. With top talents from the market, we will be a game-changing company spread across Europe.

Qubit9 is the next big thing of Kai & Christian Wawrzinek, two of Germany’s most successful entrepreneurs. After leaving Goodgame Studios more than 10 years after they started it, they have teamed up with the best people to think even bigger - this time as part of the decentralized web / blockchain revolution. We love the challenge of building something new with the potential to change the world. Do you want to join?

As a Technical Co-Founder (m/f/d) located in Hamburg, Germany you take part in co-designing a Decentralized Data Cloud Business Model from a technical perspective. On top of that, you are responsible for building and leading a Crypto-Tech Department. In order to achieve the goals, you should be able to code key components of the project yourself as well as hire a team of top engineers. You will support a long-term scalable tech strategy/vision & the ability to combine it with short-term needs.

Your Responsibilities

  • Get involved in defining the USP and target user group for our decentralized data storage solution
  • Design the interplay between token-usage/incentivization and storage, replication, encryption, retrieval, performance, etc.
  • Working close together with the founders to define/develop the business plan
  • Hiring Engineers: identify great from good engineers
  • Set the motivation level and company culture
  • Define tech roles and adapt this engineering hiring plan on an ongoing basis
  • Leading & developing team members
  • Building an agile working environment
  • First-hand knowledge of the entire code-base
  • Ability to ‘fix it’ yourself in case the team doesn’t get it done (and additional ability to ensure it doesn’t happen again)
  • Make critical decisions on the tech stack
  • Defining long term tech strategy & vision
  • Deciding when ‘done is better than perfect’ is ok.
  • Set design principles

You should bring

  • Sound understanding of Blockchain-powered data storage business models
  • Experience in starting a business from scratch
  • Technical understanding of decentralized cloud data storage
  • Significant tech hiring experience
  • Relevant leadership experience in start-up companies/culture
  • Experience in growing/leading agile working teams
  • Mentoring/Teaching attitude
  • Hands-on attitude, top coding skills
  • Knowledge of Backend, Frontend, Smart Contracts, DevOps, DApps, etc.
  • First-hand coding experience within crypto-businesses
  • A deep understanding of crypto-specific technical opportunities and realities
  • Knowing the latest technologies and standards
  • Experience with scalable tech strategy/vision


  • Being with the company from the very beginning
  • Power to influence the company’s culture and the opportunity to bring your own ideas
  • Working together with top talents to become the next big thing in blockchain
  • Experience truly fast growth - work with us on the journey to become THE next impactful player in the blockchain industry
  • A company culture which is supporting work-life balance
  • In our office, you find motivating colleagues, healthy brain foods (such as a variety of berries, nuts, yogurt, or avocados), good coffee, and no bad stuff
  • Flat hierarchy where all colleagues together work on the same mission
  • Shape our great place to work together with us

Next Steps

  1. Please submit your Linkedin Profile or CV together with the application form
  2. After checking your application, we invite candidates fitting our requirements to a first screening during which we will also tell you about us.
  3. When passing, we will initiate further interviews to get a better picture of you and your skills albeit striving for a fast and lean process.
  4. Very soon you might get an offer call, a written offer letter, and one signature later you join the team.
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