- Virtual job fair presented by Enterprise Ethereum Alliance and Blockchain Education Network to bring job seekers professional connections on March 31, 2022 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST
- Hiring organizations include Accenture, BlockApps, ConsenSys, Hacken.io, IO Builders, Microsoft, Palm NFT Studio, SKALE Labs, Steel Perlot, Quantstamp, Trail of Bits and more
- Featured speakers include executives from Banco Santander, BEN, CoinFund, Ethereum Foundation, EEA, Gitcoin, The Graph, Messari, Skale Labs, Status.im and more
WAKEFIELD, Mass. – March 23, 2022 – The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) today announced Careers in Ethereum and Web3 2022: A Virtual Job Fair – a free, two-hour event hosted by the EEA in partnership with the Blockchain Education Network (BEN) on Thursday , March 31, 2022 at 2 p.m. Eastern. The virtual job fair aims to educate job seekers about open career opportunities and connect them with the recruiters and organizations that are actively seeking talent. Working people and prospective graduates can find out more and register free of charge at https://bit.ly/web3careers.
Accenture, BlockApps, ConsenSys, Hacken.io, IO Builders, Microsoft, Palm NFT Studio, SKALE Labs, Steel Perlot, Quantstamp, Trail of Bits and other hiring organizations will host virtual roundtables with job seekers about job openings and career opportunities. Additionally, Banco Santander, BEN, CoinFund, the Ethereum Foundation, the EEA, Gitcoin, The Graph, Messari, Skale Labs, Status.im and other Ethereum and Web3 industry leaders will present the capabilities and requirements required for Web3 and Ethereum – Opportunities are required.
“The Web3 future is here, powered by the adoption of Ethereum. As career opportunities around NFTs, DeFi, gaming, and apps and services skyrocket, many job seekers — from professionals to college students to recent graduates — are looking for a career in Ethereum, but want to know what skills are needed and for which ones companies they are meant to work,” said EEA Executive Director Dan Burnett. “This job fair is an excellent opportunity to bring together job seekers and hiring companies who want to work together on the future of Ethereum and Web3.”
New Web3 jobs will be created in 2022. Consider that 56 percent of the top 50 universities in the world offer at least one course on blockchain — up from 42 percent in 2018, according to Coinbase. According to a LinkedIn report, the ecosystem also saw a 395 percent increase in job postings with titles containing terms like “Ethereum” and “blockchain” from 2020 to 2021.
“From the classroom to the career, the Virtual Job Fair connects future-ready students, graduates, and professionals with employers from a variety of Ethereum-based hiring organizations. Job seekers can ask questions about work projects and work environments, and learn directly from leaders how to build a coveted Web3 career in design, buildings, marketing, community development, business and more,” said Chris Buren, Chair of BEN Social.
Virtual table opportunities for hiring organizations
Hiring organizations in the Ethereum space can sponsor a virtual table that offers organizations the opportunity to post open positions for full-time or part-time positions, which can be either entry-level or advanced jobs. Sponsors can meet and network with job seekers at their table and set up personal quick meetings to meet one-on-one with professionals, students and alumni. Learn more about sponsorship for hiring organizations by visiting https://bit.ly/Web3HiringTables.
The Blockchain Education Network (BEN) is a global network of blockchain students, clubs, professors and alumni founded in 2014. BEN offers accessible blockchain education resources, free and discounted conference tickets, job and internship opportunities, and online and offline community for all of its members. BEN has over 2,350 students who have graduated from the program at 400 universities in over 96 countries. The BEN team is spread across the US, Canada, Italy, Turkey, India, Colombia, Australia, Dubai, Vietnam and more. Visit http://www.blockchainedu.org for more information.
About the EEA
The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) enables organizations to adopt and use Ethereum technology in their daily business operations. The EEA empowers the Ethereum ecosystem to create new business opportunities, drive industry adoption, and learn and collaborate. The EEA Community Projects provide a hub for open-source development of code, APIs, standards, and reference implementations. To find out more about joining the EEA, contact [email protected] or visit https://entethalliance.org/become-a-member/.
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