Research Analyst

  • Digital Assets Data Inc.
  • Denver, CO, USA
  • May 15, 2018
Contractor Other | Blockchain

Job Description

We are looking for analytically minded and technically savvy entry-level Research Analysts to join our growing Research & Data Organization. Ideal candidates will have an entrepreneurial mindset, a high level of independent judgment, an incredible attention to detail and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment in both a team setting and autonomously. This is an ideal position for a recent college graduate who is looking for a position that is going to be challenging, demand high performance, but will give them hands-on experience working with big data, analytics and some light computer programming. Research Analysts will be the architects of the research & data program and will have the opportunity to grow into leadership positions within the team and beyond.

Perks

  • Join a well-funded and rapidly growing startup in an exciting field
  • Work with an energetic, passionate, and knowledgeable team that has had previous experience building and successfully exiting an enterprise SaaS startup in another financial services vertical
  • Make an outsized impact and grow your skills
  • Learn about distributed ledger technology and the cryptocurrency ecosystem
  • Participate in team challenges with attractive incentives

Responsibilities

  • Research and identify reliable and accurate sources of cryptoasset data
  • Assist in developing an efficient process for data collection and analysis
  • Extract key information from websites, white papers, etc.
  • Review and process documents related to cryptoassets, exchanges, wallets, etc.
  • Analyze and enter data related to cryptoassets

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree; Finance/Math/Business/Computer Science preferred
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
  • Computer savvy and possess the ability to learn new technology concepts
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to performing various and changing tasks throughout the work day

Preferred Qualifications

  • Intermediate/Advanced proficiency in Excel; applicants ideally have the ability to utilize aggregate functions, v-lookups, fuzzy matches, indexing/matching, and create tables, charts and graphs
  • Proficiency in SQL/MySQL (beginner to intermediate)
  • Experience with relational databases and familiarity of MySQL
  • Experience created ad hoc reports utilizing SQL
  • Familiarity with Google Apps for Business
  • Experience with agile software development methodologies like Scrum
  • Knowledge of cryptoassets and distributed ledger technology

Pay Rate

Hourly with the opportunity to become salaried employee within a few months