Blockchain Architect - ESG/Sustainability. Supply Chain Digitalisation. FTSE 100. Out IR35!
Posted on Nov 16, 2021 by Ink Search
Senior Blockchain Architect - ESG, Tracability, Product Provenance, Digital Supply Chain, Blockchain. FTSE 100, London. Outside IR35
Ink Search are representing a global, FTSE 100 natural resources firm, based in London. With over £1bn profit last year, they are investing heavily in their digital future. They have a number of high profile digital transformation programmes within their Front Office trading business. As part of this transformation, they have a greenfield programme to build an electronic trading landscape that ensures ESG visibility on sustainability, traceability, provenance and ethicality across their global commodities product portfolio (metals: Nickel, PGM's, Copper, Diamonds etc). It's an exciting programme supported by extensive Data Science and Machine Learning input and based on Ethereum Blockchain technology.
In order to deliver the business objectives, our client are looking to hire a Lead Blockchain Architect, responsible for the technical strategy, best practise, design and integration of the solution. Successful candidates will have strong experience Owning the technical design and delivery of commercial Blockchain solutions (preferably with a customer portals, supply chain, ESG based slant), in a complex business ecosystem and demonstrate a broad understanding of blockchain Architecture, encryption and scalability. It's not a hands on coding role but a level of technical curiosity beyond your day to day job and in interest in Computer Science would be anticipated.
Candidates must have proven experience leading the design and delivery of successful Blockchain based initiatives and excellent stakeholder management skills. You will be the focal point between the Front Office trading community, Data Science teams, Innovation Teams and Engineering teams and be approachable and articulate.
The role offers remote, office or hybrid home/work and a 12 month Outside IR35 contract for successful applicants. You would work in an innovation hub alongside some of the industry's best and have huge opportunity to learn and develop. Please do not hesitate to apply.