JAAK Old Street, London
Nov 25, 2016Permanent
At JAAK we're connecting media companies and creators using technology to reduce the friction of moving payments and data around a global, but fragmented industry. We're looking for someone to join the core of the JAAK team and assume responsibility for the design and build of our architecture. Responsibilities - Take ownership of the technical infrastructure component of JAAK and META. - Plan the build delivery and oversee implementation. - Liaise with Product team and Engineering. - Team management is a bonus but this role will be hands-on (coding and building). Deliverables - Construct a distributed, global structured data space for the storage and retrieval of media assets and metadata. - Design and implement a distributed data storage architecture for both a public and permissioned blockchain solution. Skills - Familiarity with distributed storage and content delivery technologies - Experience using and understanding blockchain/distributed ledger technology - Background in knowledge representation, formal logic, machine learning, AI and statistics are a big plus - Data processing pipelines (hadoop, mahout) - JSON, JSON-LD, RDF - Evidence designing complex systems and seeing it through to product delivery is a must - Creativity and vision in the blockchain space are crucial. - Ability to present ideas clearly. Location and Travel - Permanent. London. - Starting Immediately.