Future-Proof Jobs In Cryptocurrency
Call it gold for nerds, a great investment, a currency without a government…cryptocurrency is the future! Entering the cryptocurrency space now gives you a chance to explore the potential opportunities that come with crypto and blockchain technology.
It goes without saying that tech skills are essential to work in cyptocurrency: Java, machine learning, Python, Artificial Intelligence, C / C ++, Node.js, and Amazon Web Services.
Job postings mentioning either ‘cryptocurrency’, ‘bitcoin’ or ‘blockchain’ increased by 194 % year over year, 2018 to 2017, and these weren’t just technical jobs. There were also opportunities for others, since the industry has led to the growth of related jobs.
If you’re passionate about cryptocurrency, but don’t have a technical background, here are some future-proof jobs in Bitcoin and Blockchain that you can explore:
As a Business Development Representative, you would have to scope out new business opportunities across multiple industries, like healthcare, finance, real estate, etc
As a Financial Analyst working in cryptocurrency, you would have to help clients by recommending investments, developing investment strategies, assessing risk, and maintaining investment portfolios.
As a journalist working in the crypto niche, you would focus on all news related to cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.
Technical writers work with companies that create new types of cryptocurrency and need technical documents to attract investors.
As a Marketing Manager working in cryptocurrency you would have to identify future users, monitor trends, and develop strategies to popularise the industry, and ensure that potential users and investors know that the currnecy exists and how it works.
As a research analysts in crypto, your work will revolve around studying the latest arrivals and innovations in the industry, and providing the information required to educate the target audience.