Blockchain/Crypto Subject Matter Expert (Contract, Part-Time)

Remote-US

Part Time Contract Senior-level / Expert
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Lambda School is on a mission to pioneer a new model of accessible higher education with no upfront costs and where the school invests in the students instead of the other way around.  We are rethinking learning so that we can address the needs of both students and employers in tandem. We’re a progressive alternative to traditional college and fast track bootcamps. Lambda School is an intensive program and an immersive live, online curriculum that teaches people the hard and soft skills they need to launch a new tech career. We offer both full time and part time courses to our students.
Lambda School has successfully completed funding rounds with premier tier venture investors and we have students in almost every State across the United States. We’re looking for passionate, talented people who want to change the way the world thinks about higher education and unlock human potential, regardless of circumstance. 
If that sounds exciting to you, let’s talk.  Our success depends on building teams who can challenge each other's assumptions with fresh perspectives. To that end, we don’t just accept differences – we celebrate them. Lambda School welcomes a diverse pool of applicants, including those from historically marginalized groups and non-traditional backgrounds who can appreciate the diverse student communities that we serve and are looking to grow into. This includes women, people with disabilities, people of color, formerly incarcerated people, individuals who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and/or gender nonconforming, first and second generation immigrants, veterans, and people from different socioeconomic backgrounds.
Lambda School is looking for its first Blockchain Subject Matter Expert / Instructor to help develop and launch curriculum for the new blockchain program! This will initially start as a contract role for approximately 3 weeks at approximately 20 hours/week to help scope our curriculum and develop the first project for our learners. 
The ideal candidate would want to form a relationship with Lambda School and work with us on additional curriculum projects and also teach the course when we launch.

What you'll do:

  • Write starter code for projects and lessons for the learners
  • Work with the curriculum developer to write lesson plans
  • Deliver lessons and host office hours for the first cohort of the program
  • Provide feedback to students on their projects
  • Deliver feedback from the students to the management team

What you'll need:

  • Significant experience developing smart contracts and decentralized applications on the ethereum blockchain
  • Experience developing and delivering technical presentations
  • Ability to explain complex technical concepts to a novice; strong empathy for learners
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Self-starting with the ability to effectively work autonomously with little oversight
Lambda School is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, familial status, domestic violence victim status, veteran or military status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 
Lambda School is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application procedures. Please let us know if you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability.
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