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Data Scientist

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May 24, 2024

Who we are

The DLT Science Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation with a highly specialised and talented team focused on developing the blockchain/DLT ecosystem, finding product-market fit and bringing industry, academia and regulators together. If you are looking to join a fast-paced environment focused on problem-solving at the frontiers of knowledge in emerging digital technologies, blockchain infrastructure, decentralised applications and distributed systems, read on.

Role and responsibilities

The DLT Science Foundation (DSF) is looking for data scientist who can:

  • Gather, review and summarise academic literature related to the research topic of interest
  • Develop methodologies for creating scientific measures across the cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystem
  • Collect and process data and information related to the research topic of interest
  • Write blog posts on research studies conducted by members from the Foundation
  • Perform peer review and draft reviewer’s report
  • Participate in research seminars
  • Participate in research projects focusing on quantitative indicators among cryptocurrency communities and other DLT related subjects
  • Develop ML/NLP methods to be used to extract and process information in the context of DLT
  • Develop code, tools, and methodologies with regards to the cryptocurrency related projects

Skill requirements

The ideal candidates are expected to have the following qualities:

  • Prior research and development experience
  • Programming skills (Python, SQL)
  • Database management experience
  • Good comprehension and abstraction skills
  • Grit and persistence
  • Reliability
  • Independence
  • Knowledge of statistics, time series analysis, and network theory is beneficial
  • Genuine interest in research on DLT and experience working with Big Data
  • Experience with AWS (desirable)

The position is suitable for candidates looking to get more experience in the field of research and development of innovative methods in DLT. The ideal candidate is characterised by a strong knowledge of and passion for the blockchain industry.

Location: London, England / Hybrid

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