Miners are "employees" of the Bitcoin network in the sense they contribute their time, energy, and resources to do the work necessary to keep the network running in exchange for compensation (BTC).
Transaction Confirmation: Miners confirm transactions sent across the Bitcoin network and include them in new blocks added to the chain
Network Security: Miners contribute to the overall security of the network by making it more difficult to attack, alter, reverse, or censor transactions.
New Issuance: Miners bring new BTC into existence every 10 minutes as a reward for contributing the work above.
- Bachelors/Masters Degree: N/A
- Prior Work Experience: N/A
- Communications Skills: N/A
- Interpersonal Skills: N/A
- Anywhere in the world with a steady internet connection
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