US “Federal” Reserve Hiring New Manager To Research Digital Currencies
“The United States Federal Reserve is hiring a manager for its Retail Payments section in Washington, D.C.
On Nov. 3, the U.S central bank posted a new job opening to its website, looking for a new manager who is expected to contribute to the research of digital currencies, stablecoins and distributed ledger technologies.
Besides the principal duties and responsibilities, the position also requires the manager to promote and contribute to the development and implementation of new policies, regulations and research in relation to retail payment systems.
The new hire will be part of the Retail Payments section, which oversees the Federal Reserve Banks’ check and automated clearinghouse services, facilitates research in retail payments innovation, and addresses policy and regulatory issues concerning retail payment systems.
The listed maximum salary grade is federal grade 29, meaning that the Fed is willing to pay up to $250,700 per year.”