Research Analyst

Job description

About Us


Chorus One is the largest cryptocurrency staking provider in Europe, operating nodes on over 50 networks.

We operate a leading research department; next to regular and popular updates (e.g. our “Quarterly Insights”), we deliver deep technical research on topics such as MEV, staking derivatives, and emerging networks.

We are seeking a Research Analyst to join our fully remote team and contribute to diverse projects including network on-boarding and associated due diligence, and in-depth research.
A strong interest in the blockchain space is required, and some background in data analysis desirable. Currently, Ethereum and the Cosmos ecosystem are areas of focus for us.

This is an exciting chance to work in an established, ambitious, and highly collaborative team, and to take on significant responsibility quickly.


Job requirements

Responsibilities 

  1. Conduct due diligence on new networks and evaluate the business viability of operating nodes on them using our existing methodology.

  2. Manage communication with relevant external network stakeholders.

  3. Create content and engage in the ecosystem to represent us in network communities.

  4. Create, maintain, and extend our data analysis pipeline (e.g. custom solutions written in Python; SQL) to support our decision making process.

  5. Build your area of expertise and contribute to in-depth technical research.

The ideal candidate:

  • Has experience in structured research and data-driven analysis and is able to reliably synthesize important financial as well as technical data and information.

  • Can take initiative and work independently.

  • Has hands-on experience with data analysis, through work experience or private projects.

  • Is well-versed in Python and has some experience with SQL. Other programming languages (e.g. Golang, Rust) are a plus.

  • Has a record of practical projects in the Crypto-context and / or excellent academic results in any discipline.

  • Has a private interest in cryptocurrencies and is active in the community looking for a full-time role.

Benefits

  • Autonomy, a friendly and supportive work environment and the opportunity for rapid growth

  • Competitive fixed salary (USD 70k - USD 110k) + equity

  • All-expense paid quarterly team retreats at nice destinations. Past retreats took place in Portugal, Kenya, USA, South Korea, Dubai and Serbia.

  • Remote, but not alone. We are a strong global collaborative team

  • Expand your network and work with some of the most important players in the vibrant crypto ecosystem

  • Work on state of the art protocols that lay the foundation for an open, transparent, and programmable financial syste