Coinbase joins Blockchain Common App Jobs initiative

The company will 18 other members like Sia, ZCash and OpenBazaar
02 March 2018   1511

Human resources on the market of blockchain platform is a hot topic lately. Yesterday, on March 1 Coinbase announced its participation in ProofOfWork's job application initiative called Blockchain Common App.

Excited to be part of Proof of Work Common App for those interested in working on open source digital currency protocols.https://t.co/aMmJHMhnIy

 

We are hiring full-time senior engineers to work directly on Bitcoin, Ethereum, Lightning and other protocols.

— Coinbase (@coinbase) March 1, 2018

The main driving point of this initiative is to simplify the process of submitting an application to numerous companies that deal with cryptocurrency and/or blockchain platform. So instead of going from one office to another, ProofOfWork decided to design an HR platform that includes key players on the market and that are always interested in acquiring a qualified specialist as quickly as possible. So, any person can visit the project's website, fill out a Google Form and upon finalization the application will automatically be distributed among the members of the initiative.

Other HR projects related to blockchain platform and cryptocurrency include Enterprise Ethereum Alliance with over 200 members that aims to address Ethereum's scalability and confidentiality issues, and R3 Blockchain Consortium's legal centre that is supposed to train lawyers specifically in the area of crypto and blockchain.

Coinbase Revenues to Reach $520M in 2018, Media Says

Additionally, Coinbase UK's revenues grew by 20% last year
18 April 2019   232

The leading US cryptocurrency company, Coinbase, earned about $ 520 million in 2018, and its British subsidiary revenues grew by 20% last year. This is reported by the Reuters.

Despite the collapse of the market, against which many companies were experiencing serious financial difficulties, Coinbase's UK revenue totaled more than 153 million euros ($ 172 million). These data the company filed in the register of legal entities in the UK.

Coinsbase UK executive director Zeeshan Feroz said that his division accounts for almost a third of the company's revenues. Thus, it can be calculated that the total revenue of Coinbase was more than half a billion dollars. At the same time, representatives of the exchange refused to comment on this information.

In addition, according to a PitchBook study, the activity of venture investors has increased dramatically in the cryptocurrency industry. This year they have already invested about $ 850 million.