Blockchain Developer

A blockchain is a decentralized digital ledger that saves transactions on thousands of computers around the globe. Blockchain technology increases the security and speeds up the exchange of information in a way that is cost-effective and more transparent. A developer responsible for developing and optimizing blockchain protocols, crafting the architecture of blockchain systems, developing smart contracts and web apps using blockchain technology are commonly the roles of a blockchain developers

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KEY SKILLS

  • A BS/MS degree in Computer Science or Engineering.

  • Generally, at the very least, 2 years professional experience as a software engineer(bonus points if this was gained in fin-tech).

  • A deep understanding of ledgers, consensus methods, blockchains, and cryptocurrencies in general.

  • Strong expertise in threat analytics, anomaly detection, and performance management.

  • Strong understanding of algorithms, data structures, cryptography and data security, and decentralized technologies.

  • Strong coding skills with at least one of the following languages: Go, C, C++ , JAVA, Python.

  • A good understanding of distributed storage, like RDBMS or NoSQL, for instance.

  • At least some degree of experience creating blockchain frameworks and business applications.

  • The usual soft skills like time management, being a team player, and the ability to prioritise tasks.

PROS

  • Cost-effective.

  • Best fit for leading a technical team.

  • Stay ahead in the competition.

  • Good payscale

  • High demand

  • Good employment growth

  • Lot of future opportunities

CONS

  • The growing number of stacks.

  • No specialized language.

  • Jack of all trades but master of none

OPPORTUNITY TYPES

GOT WHAT IT TAKES?

  • Government

  • Companies

  • Should be a great coder

  • Should be good at communication 

  • Should team player

  • Should be knowledgeable

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Interesting Facts about the career

  • A blockchain is, in the simplest of terms, a time-stamped series of immutable records of data that is managed by a cluster of computers not owned by any single entity. Each of these blocks of data (i.e. block) is secured and bound to each other using cryptographic principles (i.e. chain).

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