At Coinbase, our mission is toincrease economic freedom around the world, and we couldn’t do this without hiring the best people. We’re a group of hard-working overachievers who are deeply focused on building the future of finance and Web3 for our users across the globe, whether they’re trading, storing, staking or using crypto. Know those people who always lead the group project? That’s us.
There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we look for candidates who will thrive in aculture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, and disrupt ourselves. Second, we expect all employees to commit to ourmission-focused approach to our work. Finally, we seek people who are excited to learn about and live crypto, because those are the folks who enjoy the intense moments in our sprint and recharge work culture. We’re a remote-first company looking to hire the absolute best talent all over the world.
Ready to #LiveCrypto? Who you are:
You’ve got positive energy. You’re optimistic about the future and determined to get there.
You’re never tired of learning. You want to be a pro in bleeding edge tech like DeFi, NFTs, DAOs, and Web 3.0.
You appreciate direct communication. You’re both an active communicator and an eager listener – because let’s face it, you can’t have one without the other. You’re cool with candid feedback and see every setback as an opportunity to grow.
You can pivot on the fly. Crypto is constantly evolving, so our priorities do, too. What you worked on last month may not be what you work on today, and that excites you. You’re not looking for a boring job.
You have a “can do” attitude. Our teams create high-quality work on quick timelines. Owning a problem doesn’t scare you, but rather empowers you to take 100% responsibility for achieving our mission.
You want to be part of a winning team. We’re stronger together, and you’re a person who embraces being pushed out of your comfort zone.
Coinbase is committed to deterring illicit activity on our platform, protecting against exploitation by criminals and complying fully with all our legal and regulatory obligations. As an Investigations Analyst, you will play a critical role in supporting our AML/CFT program at Coinbase. Your primary responsibility will be investigating customer activity across the Coinbase products in order to identify potentially illegal or suspicious activity. You will be expected to be a subject matter expert in the area of AML, with the ability to exercise excellent judgement and discretion where necessary.
What you’ll be doing (ie. job duties):
Anti-Money Laundering / Countering Terrorist Financing:
Conduct in-depth reviews of TMS alerts and manually referred cases,
Conduct detailed investigations of complex cases which have flagged as having potentially illegal or suspicious activity;
Prepare Suspicious Transaction/Activity Reports to be reviewed by senior management, prior to submission to the local Financial Intelligence Unit,
Assist in the management and completion of time-sensitive reviews,
Perform QC checks of cases,
Provide training to investigators from BPO sites,
Assist with gap-analysis on existing processes and procedures,
Liaise with external stakeholders including Law enforcement with suspicious activity reporting,
Other ad hoc assignments as required.
What we look for in you (ie. job requirements):
Minimum of 3 years’ experience conducting investigations related to Anti-Money Laundering, Counter-Terrorist Financing, Sanctions or Enhanced Due Diligence;
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, with the ability to communicate complex information in an accurate, clear and concise manner;
Ability to analyse complex and large amounts of data, in order to extract key information;
Capacity to meet deadlines while maintaining quality standards and effective time management;
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced remote environment.
Nice to haves:
A professional compliance qualification, and membership of a recognised professional body (LCOI, ICA, ACAMS);
Knowledgeable in the area of virtual currencies, particularly in the context of AML/CTF;
Knowledge of blockchain analytics tools;
Experience in performing QC and/or QA;
Metrics and reporting.
Job #: P54664
Commitment to Equal Opportunity
Coinbase is committed to diversity in its workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sex, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other basis protected by applicable law. Coinbase will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. For US applicants, you may view Pay Transparency, Employee Rights and Know Your Rights notices by clicking on their corresponding links. Additionally, Coinbase participates in the E-Verify program in certain locations, as required by law.
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