Date: September 24, 2014
Location: Remote/Work from home opportunity.
Company: Digital Currency Council
Title: Associate or Vice President of Technology
Applications: Please send cover letter, CV and samples of your work to careers@digitalcurrencycouncil.com

 

About the Company

The Digital Currency Council supports the development of professionals in the digital currency economy. The firm offers a membership which includes four core services, including a: (1) skills and competency training curriculum; (2) globally recognized standards-based certification process; (3) practice support program that facilitates client relationships; and (4) marketing support service that drives new business for our members. The Digital Currency Council works with leaders in their respective professions who seek to capture the opportunity presented by digital currencies.

The Digital Currency Council is a venture-backed company headquartered in New York City.

About the Role

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to manage the day-to-day functions of the firm’s website, as well as provide maintenance and content management of all web properties. You will ensure the site is easy to navigate and can be accessed by site visitors using different operating systems and Web Browsers. Day-day activities include posting updates to the site, updating layout and/or structural changes to extend site functionality, monitor site traffic/performance and help scale site capacity to meet traffic demands and performance expectations as well as keeping track of development (bug fixes/improvements, etc.). You will also be constantly checking to make sure that all website content, links, documents are working properly.

This individual should also display great attention to detail, be committed to testing, and be motivated by using technology to solve business and customer problems. The successful candidate will most likely have been following and be intrigued by the rise of Bitcoin, be seeking to learn about and grow his or her career within the digital currency economy.

Qualifications

– Bachelor’s degree required
– Highly motivated team player with an ability to work independently
– A self-starter who isn’t afraid to “roll up their sleeves” to get the job done
– 2+ years of professional experience with web development
– Basic understanding of front-end web development as well as back-end technologies.
– Proven knowledge using Javascript, HTML, PHP, CSS, MySQL and XML, including internet related software
– Must have extensive experience with WordPress. BuddyPress, Sensei and Paid Memberships Pro is a plus.

Compensation and Benefits

Base compensation for this role will be slightly below market, as commission schedules are generous and this role is eligible for equity options over time. Benefits are competitive with the market. Applicants should include salary history and expectations when applying.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Digital Currency Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company considers all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability, or any other legally protected status.