Reddit Hints at Launch of NFT Platform With New Job Listing


Reddit appears to be hiring engineers for a blockchain project, and this could indicate a new feature the platform is developing. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are now the rage and the social media giant is feeding into the frenzy by launching its own platform – Reddit is potentially the newest. So far we’ve seen Facebook and Twitter set up support for NFTs on their respective platforms, so it’s no big surprise that Reddit is looking to fill a new role of a backend engineer who is responsible for creation, adoption, and adoption. will be responsible for , and trading of tokenized goods.

according to a Cointelegraph report, seen by a handful of people job listing Greenhouse on the recruitment platform, where reddit Posted Requirement for a Senior Backend Engineer NFT Forum. The company is apparently recruiting people to join a team that will work on a ‘blockchain-based project’.

To be more specific, it was stated in the job posting that Reddit is looking to hire new employees who will “design, build, and build backend services to create, buy, sell and use NFT-enabled digital goods for millions of users.” Will help ship.” With this, many are convinced that the company is working on its own NFT space to buy and sell non-fungible tokens and others. cryptocurrency.

Other prerequisites for the position the company is looking to fill include at least five years of work experience in backend development and the ability to design and execute complex distributed systems that run under high loads.

“If there is one thing we have noticed with NFTs, they also have an incredible power to create a sense of participation and belonging,” Reddit wrote in the job post. “With every new NFT project, a vibrant community of owners comes along. Over time, we believe it will only grow, and NFTs will play a central role in how fans support their favorite creators and communities.”

If Reddit launches an NFT platform, it is rumored to become one of the competitors of the OpenSea NFT Marketplace – currently one of the largest NFT marketplaces today. As more social media companies get into business, OpenSea’s dominance is expected to diminish. It may be early days to come across a tough competitor, but based on what the job ad says, it appears that Reddit, for one, is definitely on the way to jump on the NFT hype train early. is firm.

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