Product Manager, DeFi
About this Role
This is the first dedicated position of its type charged with growing Chainlink, and it has tremendous growth potential into a senior management role as we rapidly expand our coverage of any/all blockchains. Enabling a broad DeFi ecosystem is a big part of Chainlink’s ability to act as the middleware standard that will drive the adoption of blockchains in general, both by enterprises and various startup teams. You will work directly with the senior management team to evaluate which chains to integrate, oversee integration, and represent Chainlink in each respective community, and ensure that Chainlink’s usefulness for each DeFi product is maintained. We are a fully distributed team and have the tools and benefits to support you in your remote work environment.
- Work directly with the company’s founders to form and execute a larger DeFi strategy for Chainlink
- Collaborate with our engineering teams to design and implement a consistent framework for integrations, allowing for a robust DeFi ecosystem
- Determine roadmap and plan for integrating with DeFi projects.
- Efficiently work with our developers to prioritize developments tasks
- Work with marketing to communicate messaging of integrations
- Develop relationships with key stakeholders of other blockchains
Golang, TypeScript, Solidity, Postgres, Terraform, AWS
- Bachelor's degree in related field or 3+ years of highly technical experience
- Technical and/or product management experience on a blockchain project or DeFi
- Ability to work on a distributed team with a high degree of ownership
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Experience in the Blockchain or crypto space
- Open-minded to new ideas with a mindset of continuous learning
This role is location agnostic anywhere in the world, though we ask that you overlap some working hours with Eastern Standard Time (EST).
Smart contracts are on track to revolutionize how all agreements work, through an entirely new system of technologically enforced contract guarantees. Chainlink enables next-generation smart contracts that can be written about any/all events in the real world; the details of our approach can be found in Chainlink's whitepaper. Chainlink is well recognized for providing highly secure and reliable blockchain connectivity to the world's largest enterprises, such as Google, Oracle, SWIFT, and many more. This is a unique opportunity to join one of the top companies developing cutting-edge blockchain technology while working closely together with a team of experienced senior developers.
*Chainlink Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer*