About this Position
Altpoint Cipher is a newly launched crypto hedge fund seeking a research analyst and blockchain/cryptocurrency/cryptoeconomy subject matter expert and thought leader.
- Identifying, monitoring and interpreting macro themes and trends occurring within blockchain/cryptocurrency
- Utilizing chain specific attributes to determine economic outcomes (analyzing node activity, meme pools, network efficiencies, utilities, etc.) to identify opportunistic changes in activity
- Identifying emerging business opportunities, researching and developing investment theses
- Seeking out and piecing together fragments of information, extrapolating building and applying conceptual models, recognizing patterns and drawing conclusions
- Conducting research on various cryptocurrencies (initial focus on BTC and top 20/most active)
- Generating weekly report
- Attending conferences and seminars as necessary
- Leading all aspects of analysis, modeling, due diligences and documentation
- Facilitating the decision-making process at the senior management level
Required Skills & Talents:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics or relevant field
- Financial/equity analysis (buy or sell side) background is preferred
- Ability to get through Github and understand the various components of blockchain infrastructure as well as the developments in distributed ledgers (e.g. scaling via sharding, DAGs, lightning etc.)
- Passionate about the emerging digital currency world
- Strong communication and writing skills
- Comfortable working independently as well as collaborating across functions
- Positive attitude
- Comfortable using analysis to formulate actionable trading signals from them with targets and timeframes and confidence intervals
- Able to deploy actionable code quickly
- Critical thinker
- Detail Oriented
- Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills
- Fast-paced entrepreneurial environment
This position is based in Greenwich CT.
About Altpoint Cipher
Altpoint is a crypto multi-strategy hedge fund based out of Greenwich CT and managed by SEC-registered advisor.
How to Apply
Send a resume to [email protected] with the following subject line: Blockchain Researcher at Altpoint Cipher - Cryptocurrency Jobs.