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Internship

Research Associate Intern, Ripple Impact (Summer 2024)

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Ripple

25d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

London

AI generated summary

  • You need a graduate degree, strong blockchain/crypto knowledge, experience in engineering-driven culture, data analysis skills, excellent communication, relationship management, bridging industry and academia, attention to detail, innovative mindset, mentoring abilities, and a passion for diverse teams.
  • You will support UBRI partnerships, monitor research progress, connect subject matter experts, champion UBRI internally, and educate global employees on regional opportunities.

Summer Internship

Research & Development, Banking & FinanceLondon

Description

  • As a Research Associate Intern for Ripple Impact, you will play an instrumental role in helping to grow UBRI’s program, through both employee driven efforts and collaboration with leading universities.
  • This is a rare and exciting opportunity to be involved in delivering an innovative program at a great place to work with the potential to have a tremendous, positive impact globally.

Requirements

  • Graduate degree
  • Strong understanding of blockchain, cryptocurrency and/or related fields
  • Experience working with engineers within an engineering driven culture with a desire to innovate, build and grow things
  • Strong literature review and data analysis skills with proficiency with metrics, tracking and reporting
  • Ability to bring people together around a common goal and lead by example
  • Exceptional communicator with strong writing and presentation skills
  • Proficient relationship management skills; ability to reach out, initiate and cultivate relationships with both internal and external contributors
  • Experience bridging industry and academic worlds
  • Serious attention to detail and a commitment to excellence
  • Smart, energetic and relentless in the pursuit of moving the needle / doing something new and innovative
  • Enjoy mentoring and inspiring the people that you work with and see diverse teams as an asset.

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Research & Development
Banking & Finance

Responsibilities

  • Work with the head of the University Blockchain Research Initiative to ensure all partnerships are adequately supported and highly productive
  • Monitor progress of research projects and track major developments and milestones of UBRI to represent and share program success
  • Identify and support subject matter experts and University alma mater internally and connect to partners
  • Be a champion for UBRI inside Ripple’s culture
  • Educate global employees on regional partner highlights and connect them to opportunities to get involved with local faculty and students on projects or events

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

London