EY Blockchain Consultant_Staff in Trivandrum, India

Blockchain Consultant_Staff

Advisory

Requisition # TVM0008B

Post Date 5 days ago

Job Summary: Distributed Application Consultant position, you will have the opportunity to solve technical problems and provide innovative solutions to build and support client systems, applications on distributed infrastructure platforms like Blockchain

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Design and develop applications in different blockchain platforms such as Hyperledger, Ethereum, Bitcoin and other distributed computing environments.

Development Responsibilities:

  • Learn how to design and develop in the emerging space of distributing computing applications.

  • Keep up to date on emerging capabilities in this fast growing area and identify where and how new capabilities can be applied.

  • Translate requirements from architects and product managers into functional code.

  • Think through and anticipate how hackers and others may attempt to subvert or mis-use applications

  • Contribute to EY’s internal knowledge base on best practices in this emerging technology area

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

  • 2-6 years of experience in application development, preferably on immature platforms and with emerging technologies.

  • Comfort with public key cryptography and other encryption methods

  • Experience working with open source code, including using open source code and publishing it, as well as participating in online forums around the development of open source code. (Ideally, evidence of contributions made to existing open source projects).

  • Understanding of web-scale application development architectures

  • Pre-existing knowledge or experience in blockchains is useful but not required

  • Passionate about technology and applying it to business solutions.

  • Comfortable dealing with ambiguity and a changing environment.

  • Self-starter-able to work on his own initiative with minimal supervision.

  • Candidate must be interested in working in a collaborative environment and possess good client interfacing skills, good communication skills and able to work in both a team environment as well as individually.

Other Requirements:

Job Requirements:

Education:

  • Mandatory: BE/ B.Tech or MCA

Experience:

  • 2 to 6 years of industry with hands-on experience in application development and/or cryptography.

Certification Requirements:

Note:

This job description is intended as a guide to reflect the principal functions of the job. However, it is not an all-inclusive listing of the required job functions and functions may vary depending on the particular geographic location of the job and/or the manager. Further, the job description is subject to change at the discretion of management.