|Date Posted||July 4, 2018|
Are you interested in kicking off a career in Blockchain technologies? Our client in Pittsburgh is building up a brand new Blockchain-focused team within their Innovations division. They are looking for a junior-level software engineer who bring fresh ideas and innovation from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, and large-scale system design. As a Blockchain Engineer, you will work on a specific project critical to the Innovation Team's needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and their fast-paced business grow and evolve. They need their engineers to be versatile, display leadership qualities and be enthusiastic to tackle new problems across the full-stack as they continue to push technology forward.
Typical Day in the Role:
- Learning about Blockchain
- Platform analysis
- 100% Blockchain
- Hands-on development
Top Skills Required:
- 0-3 years of experience in IT
- Any knowledge/experience in Blockchain (could be school projects, research, own curiosity, etc.)
- Innovative mindset - ideal candidate would have experience from startup companies or projects where he/she had a breadth of responsibility and the opportunity to be creative
Nice to haves include experience in a Blockchain platform, Hyperledger fabric, Corda, etc.
The Innovations Division is very unique and has a broad set of skill sets. They look for individuals who can be molded and wear multiple hats. If you have interest in startups or take your own initiative to create things, including your own website, app, company, etc., you might be a great fit with the people of the team. This isn't a typical MIS group, and they work with clients daily.
The goal of the Innovations Team is to build on new technologies and create proof of concepts. These will be released to small markets and analyzed in order to see client reactions.
Perks of working here include high visibility from executive levels, working with the latest technologies, trying something new every day, working with a growing team, and starting out a career in Blockchain. They just recently tapped into this opportunity and has built out part of the team already. Please apply for more information and a full job description!
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