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Jr Researcher

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May 23, 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 a Jr Researcher who will:

  • Conduct in-depth technical reviews of blockchain protocols and evaluate them based on the given methodology.
  • Collect and analyse datasets from various blockchains using appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Perform collaborative and/or independent research projects that align with the organisation’s research agenda 
  • Take initiative and propose new ideas where you see opportunities
  • Write blog posts on research studies conducted by members of the Foundation
  • Participate in research seminars
  • Ability to meet deadlines with attention to detail


The ideal applicant will be characterised by:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Knowledge of blockchain technology and crypto ecosystems
  • Comfortable with both qualitative and quantitative research approaches
  • Strong academic standing
  • Prior research experience
  • Programming skills in languages such as Python or R for data manipulation and analysis are a plus.
  • Proficiency in quantitative analysis techniques, statistical modelling, and data visualisation tools is a plus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Commitment to ongoing research, learning, and adaptation in the rapidly evolving blockchain and cryptocurrency fields.

The position is suitable for candidates pursuing or looking to pursue a PhD degree in a related field at the same time. The ideal candidate is characterised by a strong knowledge of and passion for the blockchain industry. 

Location: London, England / Hybrid

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