Crypto Market Analyst

Kraken - San Francisco/Remote

4 months ago

By joining Kraken, you’ll work on the bleeding edge of bitcoin and other digital currencies, and play an important role in helping shape the future of how the world sees and uses money. At Kraken, we constantly push ourselves to think differently and forge new paths in a rapidly growing industry fraught with unexplored territory, which is why Kraken has grown to be among the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world. If you’re truly interested in pushing the envelope by disrupting an industry that some say cannot be disrupted, then we just might have the job meant for you. Kraken is a place for dreamers and doers - to succeed here, we firmly believe you must possess each in spades.

Responsibilities

  • Own strategy for adding new digital assets (crypto tokens) to the Kraken Exchange
  • Define criteria and own analysis to prioritize addition of new digital assets
  • Work with digital asset partners to identify technical implications for deploying new tokens and potential new blockchain tech
  • Assess ongoing success for digital assets to identify opportunities for improvement Support Business Development team with research and analysis to identify and capture additional revenue opportunities

Requirements

  • 2+ years of experience in a relevant field - equity research, investment banking, venture capital, strategy consulting, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of the Crypto/Blockchain industry
  • Excellent research and analytical skills
  • Experience with market data analysis a plus
  • Expertise in Tableau, Domo, or other data visualization and BI tools a plus
  • Skilled in a statistical software package, such R, Matlab, SAS a plus
  • Detail-oriented with an emphasis on quality
  • Comfortable handling sometimes ambiguously defined problems, developing creative solutions and delivering against aggressive timelines
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, and proven ability to translate data into actionable insights
  • A team player that works well with teams across the company

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