Job Description :
About Conduent
Conduent is the world''s largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.
We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.
Whether it''s digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents.

Job Description:

Role: Research Scientist (Block chain)
Location: Morrisville, NC
Type: Full Time/Permanent

Position:
We are looking for a Blockchain scientist who will focus on various aspects of Blockchain research such as automation, transparency, trustworthiness, scalability, and performance as they relate to the next generation of business processes in domains such as banking and financial services, finance and accounting, legal and compliance, transportation and urban infrastructure, and healthcare. The successful candidate will be proficient in Blockchain technologies, will have excellent communication skills and be a proven problem solver. Candidates should have experience in distributed systems.

Qualifications:
A PhD degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent discipline
Sound understanding of the concepts related to distributed computing, operating system principles, Cloud and IoT
Strong research background supported by top-tier conference and journal publications
Ability to quickly learn new technologies / next gen. frameworks and showcase their impacts to the respective business groups, engineering team and stakeholders
Hands-on experience in distributed computing frameworks and Blockchain technologies
Team player with excellent communication abilities
Passionate about keeping an update on the latest technology / system trends
Ability to maintain positive working relationships with a network of technical peers, business partners and customers
Demonstrated ability to use sound judgment and make good technical and business decisions

Responsibilities:
Work with business teams and research teams to develop innovative use cases for Blockchain solutions
Evangelize the benefits of Blockchain as it relates to business process innovation and transformation
Ability to work with Blockchain platforms to create modern solutions for businesses

Client : Conduent (Formerly Xerox)