CoinDesk, a digital media, events and information services company for the crypto and blockchain community, will launch the CoinDesk Career Center, a job board catered to the rapidly growing ecosystem.
The job board will allow employers and candidates to interact to sequester the most promising talent for engineers, developers, and business management roles. The announcement comes as The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and CoinDesk kick-off Blockchain Week New York City, which will run May11-17. The week of events are anchored by CoinDesk’s fourth annual Consensus blockchain summit. The first-ever Blockchain Job Fair kicks off Wed., May 16th and is free to any member of the public.
“We’ve heard from many companies that filling key roles is one of their major pain points, so we feel that the CoinDesk Career Center is the perfect vehicle to help connect talented employees with the rapidly growing disruptors,” CoinDesk director of marketing Jacob Donnelly said.
The job fair begins Wed., May 16th and runs from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Some of the companies exhibiting at the job fair include IBM, Accenture, Deloitte, ConsenSys, Ripple, KPMG and Ledger. The purpose of the joint initiative is to not only boost blockchain-related employment opportunities in New York, but also establish New York City as a growing hub for the blockchain community. Attendees can register for the free job fair here.