Blockchain Consultant- Ethereum and Smart Contracts Development

Employer
IT People Corporation
Location
Arlington, VA
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Ethereum/ Solidity/Smart Contracts Development Consultant /Blockchain Solutions Consultant Initial Project in Northern Virginia/ DC for a Federal Systems Client May live in Raleigh- Durham, NC OR DC /Northern VA, if willing to travel 50% Blockchain experience and chaincode skills are in hot demand now from customers worldwide. You will use your talents in software development to make Blockchain technology transform and secure business processes for our customers. IT People is an emerging leader in Blockchain technology and application delivery, working with major corporations in the Ethereum space and also Hyperledger. We seeking someone with current Blockchain skills and development expertise in: Experience in Ethereum Blockchain; will have expertise developing Smart Contracts with Solidity and have developed at least one full POC. Hands on coding with Solidity a must. Also a plus if any exposure to React.JS, Node.JS and using Truffle Framework also helpful. Additional expertise in Node.js, Go programming language- aka Golang- (aC/C++ like language) on a UNIX (LINUX) platform. Strong skills in C/C++ development on a Linux platform a huge PLUS! We have many other Blockchain projects and clients where we are also working with Hyperledger Fabric Blockchain. Any additional expertise with Python, containerization (Docker) and additional Cloud exposure also a huge plus. Any previous integration expertise, Strong in Agile, Banking or Financial Service development expertise as well as software development in a large Enterprise environment also required US Citizens or GC Holders encouraged to apply per our Federal Government Systems client requirements for security clearances. Sorry- No sponsorship is available for this role This is a Full-time/Direct Hire Consultant opportunity with IT People Corporation. We have various Blockchain projects in both Ethereum and in Hyperledger. Seeking Local DC/ VA area candidates and/or candidates living in Raleigh-Durham, NC. The initial engagement is local (in DC/VA) area; the individual will work onsite with the client up to 50%. Thereafter for continuing Blockchain project work and non-stop engagements- You may live in either Virginia/DC or in Raleigh-Durham, NC and be willing to travel could be up to 50% depending upon client and location. WILL NEED to be able to PASS a Federal Background Check LOCAL CANDIDATES / No Relocation available The Blockchain Solutions Consultant Roles and Responsibilities: The Consultant will work directly with IT People clients in a techno-functional capacity. Must contribute and maintain hands-on CODING and development experience in Blockchain. Will also be responsible for analyzing the client's business environment, prepare business cases and POCs and have the ability to lead a Pilot or First Project. The consultant will work with IT People leadership, development team, client developers and end clients in a collaborative environment to validate use cases and opportunities, and turn team learning into client presentations. Travel required is about 50 % if NOT local to the project Requirements: Solid understanding of and experience in Blockchain Development in Ethereum with developing Smart Contracts and hands-on coding in Solidity. Previous experience with POCs and Smart contracts is required. A degree in Computer Science, Information Systems and/or Equivalent work experience 5+ years of experience working in a client facing environment as an IT Techno-Functional Consultant and previously served as a Technical Lead working in an Agile/Scrum environment We seeking are also someone with strong development expertise coding in: Node.js, Go programming language- aka Golang- (aC/C++ like language) as well as be able to code working on a UNIX (LINUX) platform to work on our other Hyperledger Fabric Blockchain projects Any additional expertise with Python, containerization (Docker) and additional Cloud exposure a huge plus. Strong work experience and varied business domain knowledge preferable in Financial Markets, Banking, Healthcare, Insurance and/or Supply Chain. Good understanding of Blockchain concepts and the benefits of its application. Previous integration expertise, Banking or Financial service software development expertise is a huge plus, as well as software development in a large Enterprise and Agile environment Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment with ability in applying techniques such as "Use Case Modeling", "Design Thinking", "User Stories' while working within a "Scrum and Sprint" environment. Work experience in developing and designing technology and business applications such as ERP, CRM, Retail and Banking. Experience identifying use cases and developing business cases Excellent Communication and presentation skills; Good teaming, collaboration and business acumen skills Soft Skills Rapidly adapt and respond to changes in environment and priorities Excellent communication, leadership, problem solving, and analytical skills Demonstrated experience solving business problems with technical solutions Highly analytical, thrives working with the greatest level of detail For immediate consideration for this consulting opportunity, please submit your resume to: Dianne Lancaster, Technical Recruiter for Consulting Practice at IT People: [Click Here to Email Your Resume] Sorry- NO 3rd party agencies please! ABOUT IT People: IT People is a next-generation premier IT services provider. We offer IT consulting services, managed services and workforce solutions to Fortune 500 corporations, public agencies, and small and mid-sized businesses throughout North America. IT People is an emerging leader in Blockchain technology and application delivery, working with major corporations. Our ever growing portfolio of clients and partnerships include but are not limited to: VMware, EMC, Hortonworks and Red Hat, IBM, Lenovo, Fidelity, Allscripts, VMware, and BCBS. Our consulting teams work with leading edge technologies, providing IT People the ability to continually provide new and exciting engagements to our members of technical staff. IT People has developed partnerships with employees and clients since 1999. We believe in long-term relationships with associates who are seeking professional growth. We offer our technical consultants a competitive salary, excellent insurance benefits, PTO, paid Holidays and 401K, and Profit sharing plan.