At Horizontal Systems we are strong proponents of an efficient engineering process.

Doing the right things is a first step towards efficiency, however the real mastery achieved when things are done the right way, from start.

Doing Things Right

Having a compact and yet comprehensive team mastering the fundamentals of software engineering process is one of our strategic strengths. The following quote describes this concept really well.

Now, in software, and it used to be the case in hardware, the difference between the average software developer and the best is 50:1; Maybe even 100:1. Very few things in life are like this…

Steve Jobs, The Lost Interview

Horizontal Systems builds decentralized products and turnkey software libraries at an aggressive pace, outperforming teams with 10x more people.

Our collective team expertise covers a wide range of fields:

  1. Bitcoin and Ethereum protocols
  2. Decentralized storage protocols
  3. Smart Contracts
  4. Cryptography & applied mathematics
  5. Emerging blockchain technologies
  6. High-performance Android/iOS app development
  7. Agile software development
  8. Financial markets and derivatives
  9. Economic Theories

While anyone is able to contribute to our work and get involved, the core team members do so on a full-time basis and get paid for it by DAO.

All core team members get an equal monthly salary from DAO. The current salary for core team member is [read from blockchain]

While the HS DAO engineering team is open to all it’s of strategic importance to keep the team self-organized and compact. That said, we are passionately looking for the talented people with an engineer at heart, a passion to learn and ability to meet high standards and beyond.

If you’re interested we invite you to get familiar with the Horizontal Systems projects github.com/horizontalsystems/ and start contributing.