The U.K.’s national agency for tackling organized crime plans to set up a specialized cryptocurrency and virtual assets team, according to a civil service job posting.
Applicants for the position of “cryptocurrency investigator” are expected to “provide strategic and tactical advice” in investigations and have “strong experience” in running forensic blockchain investigations on serious and organized crime.
The investigative role is part of a project to form a crypto and virtual-assets team, according to the job posting. The National Crime Agency’s unit will start with five officers, Financial News reported on Wednesday.
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