NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Research Associate, Banking and Finance

Location
Singapore
Posted
31 Jul 2020
End of advertisement period
30 Aug 2020
Ref
R00001891
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

NTU Main Campus, Singapore

The Division of Banking & Finance from Nanyang Business School is looking for a Research Associate ​to provide research assistance.

Job Responsibilities

  • Collect smart contract-based transactional data which includes obtaining smart contract addresses and extracting the full smart contract transaction history from Ethereum BigQuery
  • Manually cross check the accuracy of the data collected across different data sources
  • Define research variables for statistical analysis and run statistical programs to produce empirical results
  • Check for data inconsistencies and possible errors that might arise and provide solutions to solve them
  • Analyze the research outcomes and collate the results for presentation
  • Write research paper with the empirical results for publication

Job Requirements

  • Master degree or equivalence in accounting or finance at an internationally recognized university
  • Extensive applied research experience in the banking and finance discipline
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and written skills
  • Experience in using statistical software such as STATA and SAS
  • Knowledge of databases such as Compustat, CRSP and ExecuComp
  • Working knowledge of Fintech and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU