Amazon Web Services intends to move cryptocurrency settlement and custody to the cloud.
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According to an AWS job posting, the right candidate will transform the way businesses transact in crypto, stablecoins, CBDCs, and NFTs.
According to a recent job posting, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is looking for a specialist to foster digital asset underwriting, transaction processing, and custody in the cloud.
The infrastructure company is looking for a Financial Services Specialist to work with global financial institutions and cutting-edge fintechs to “transform the way they transact digital assets (ex. cryptocurrencies, CBDCs [central bank digital currencies], stable coins, security-backed tokens, asset-backed tokens, and NFTs [non-fungible tokens]) from price discovery to execution, settlement, and custody.”
Amazon’s much-anticipated move into digital assets is expected to include some kind of payment token, a so-called “Amazon coin,” based on previous job postings.
Meanwhile, AWS tailoring its infrastructure to things like cryptocurrency transaction processing and custody will likely be seen as a smart move, one that IBM is also doing.
”Working hand in hand with our sales teams, solution architects, ISVs and systems integrators you will help deliver the solutions that move customers towards end-to-end digital asset underwriting, transaction processing, and custody in the cloud,” said the AWS job ad.