Academy Research Associate

  • BitMEX
  • Singapore
  • Aug 22, 2021
Full time Education Research

Job Description

The Company

As the world's most advanced peer-to-peer crypto-products trading platform and API, BitMEX gives knowledge, confidence, and precision to hundreds of thousands of traders, transacting billions of USD per day.

BitMEX Academy is the education arm of the BitMEX family of crypto trading businesses. Our mission is to provide first in class education experiences where anyone interested in learning more or skilling up in crypto trading or any relevant subject areas can come for deep, accessible and impactful instruction. Our goal is to become the go to provider of these education experiences for the expanding crypto community and demystify the mechanics of trading crypto to a wider audience.

Join us, as we build a thriving cryptocurrency ecosystem of BitMEX, through strategic investments in emerging cryptocurrency technology, and create the future of digital financial services.

Overview

We are seeking an experience Academy Research Associate to join our new business line within BitMEX to develop industry-leading educational program for the cryptocurrency industry. This is a great opportunity to join a growing industry in the fintech space, where you will be shaping the education offerings in this blooming industry

Responsibilities

  • Conduct research that forms the backbone of every Academy learning experience, where there is a significant opportunity to make a real difference on how and what consumers will learn through our academy
  • To contribute to the planning of research projects, and how best to deliver the learning experience
  • To write up results of research work, present information on research progress and outcomes to stakeholders in a clear and accurate manner.
  • Report to the Head of Curriculum and work closely with the Head of Academy

Requirements

  • Demonstrated background producing high quality research
  • Ability to work independently, diligently and manage deadlines
  • Extremely detail oriented, an agile learner with a strong appetite to develop deep expertise in crypto and trading subjects is required.
  • Master’s degree or higher from prestigious University preferred
  • Passionate about and interested in cryptocurrency trading
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Comfort working in a fast paced, high tech environment with challenging production goals and deadlines
  • Background in Academia preferred

Expected Outcomes

  • Production of a series of explainer videos, courses and learning experiences in accordance with the BitMEX Academy strategy