About the company:Company began life in February 2019 as an influencer marketplace that allowedinfluencers (especially nano and micro level influencers) partner with different brands.Its focus was to convert consumers into brand marketers and build strong word ofmouth advocacy at scale. The team shifted base from Kolkata to Mumbai in September2019 for better partnerships. Last month, the startup pivoted to the current format tobuild more stable revenue streams for the influencers and creators.Each influencer or celebrity is listed on the platform, with rates specified bythem. The user can click on their favourite celebrity and make a payment. S/he receivesa shoutout within the next seven days.The Growth MetricsThey started as an influencer marketplace that ran for over 10 months working with over100 brands, including Hershey's, Bounce, and Raw Pressery, and on-boarded over80,000 influencers. In February, they clocked over $150,000 in GMV and $37,000 inrevenue, almost jumping 400 percent from the previous month. Since it pivoted, theplatform has done 310 shoutouts. Influencer marketing has grown as an industry overthe last few years from $1.7 billion in 2016 to $4.6 billion in 2018. According to reports,global influencer marketing is poised to be a $20 billion industry by 2020. Of this, Indiaaccounts for a fledgling chunk of between $75 and $150 million.Role OverviewRequired Skills for this Role:• Research, design, develop, and test blockchain technologies• Applying the latest cryptology techniques to protect digital transaction data against cyberattacks and information hacks.• Maintaining client and server-side applications.• Documenting blockchain development processes and complying with best practices in dataprotection.• Self-motivated with the ability to work independently or jointly in a self-directedway.• Proven analytical and problem-solving capabilities• Comfortable leading product development• Strong work ethic and desire to build industry-leading productsAlso Nice to Have Skills and Background:• Startup experience• Worked on product development
- You will use your talents in software development, application architecture, cloud design and deployment to make Blockchain technology transform the business processes for our customers in industries as diverse as Finance, Public Sector, Retail and Travel and Transport. - You should ideally have a good Experience and a strong understanding of a few of the lockchain platforms like Hyperledger, Ethereum, Hash Graph, IBM Blockchain, MultiChain, Stellar, etc. - You will be working in small multi-disciplinary teams of design thinking, industry expert, pair programming and customer involvement to develop first project code in short sprints and iterative cycles.- You will develop Blockchain chain code and agile development processes to build software which explores a customer first project. The quality needs to be good enough to be presented to board level demonstration.What we offer - - Progressive and flexible work hours that matches your personality and lifestyle. - A multicultural and diverse team of colleagues from all over the country that speak on average 3 languages. - The ability for you to make an impact in the emerging fields of Blockchain, cryptocurrency, and decentralized technologies. We're a contrarian and progressive culture of independent thinkers and systematic executors that are driven to build cool things that matter. If this aligns with you, time to hop on!
Location: Bangalore What we are looking for: 1. Hands-on experience with Ethereum (geth node preferably) and Smart contract scripting married to web3.js environment 2. Ability to use Cakeshop / Mix IDE / Eth.Camp IDE to design, develop, test and deploy smart contracts into private and public ethereum network 3. Grasp on the consensus models, underlying intricacies, and upcoming release knowledge are preferred 4. Hands-on experience in HTML5, CSS3, ReactJS and relevant web stacks are highly appreciated for stack compatibility 5. Experience in using Truffle and other toolchains to develop dApps are a huge bonus 6. Strong grip on Native APIs, encryption/crypto, and NoSQL database environments 7. Knowledge on building ERC-20 token interfaces to 3rd Party dApps is also preferred 8. Hands-on experience in any other blockchain network is a warm welcome! Benefits: 1. Opportunity to converge ideas and work together with some of the brightest minds in IoT, Blockchain, and AI 2. Explore the unturned rocks and deliver solutions to "real world" problems 3. Great office space and community to ask for help and guidance 4. Broader exposure to the enterprise/consumer blockchain ecosystem and Ethereum as well as Hyperledger Platforms to deliver killer dApps! About KIP: At KIP, our vision is to a seamlessly bring together Intelligence, Connectedness and Trust (the new ICT!) to create a fundamental digital fabric on which new digital services can be directly built using distributed intelligence. We’re building a distributed intelligence protocol that creates hybrid cooperative digital mesh by integrating a new business-ready Gen3 blockchain technology, heterogeneous distributed data, trustable cognition and connected devices. Our culture is to encourage and adopt design-thinking approaches to address hindrances in the enterprise adoption of blockchain & affiliated technologies. We motivate our team to break the ground with new business, social & economic models.