VP Blockchain Lead

at ExecuNet
Location New York, NY
Date Posted January 15, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Company seeks Vice President, Blockchain Lead in New York, NY to create and implement strategies designed to drive demand for the firm's offerings and enhance the value proposition to clients of the firm’s investments and technology offerings.  Req’s: Master’s degree or equivalent in Economics, Business Administration or a related field of study and 4 years of experience in the job offered or related occupation: conducting financial due diligence on prospective investment opportunities: conducting valuation analysis on companies across multiple sectors and business models; presenting technological insights and strategic considerations to wide audiences including clients, external partners and internal business units; structuring financial transactions using a combination of equity, debt, and derivative securities; conducting commercial, operational and financial risk analysis; and evaluating the impact of industry and market structures on commercial opportunities and competitive dynamics. Must have 1 year of experience in: articulating the technological foundations of blockchain technology  including cryptographic hash functions, distributed network consensus mechanisms, and public-private key cryptography; devising and articulating fundamental valuation methodologies for crypto-assets; evaluating game theory and decentralizing governance models associated with blockchain technology; and working with key drivers of blockchain networks’ design and their impact on the four key dimensions of blockchain performance including speed, scalability, privacy, and security. In the alternative, the employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in one of the above fields and 6 years of experience in the above listed skills.