Head of Technology at BitDAO
Head of Technology at BitDAO

Head of Technology at BitDAO

Job Category
Engineering
Commitment
Full-time
Location
Remote

BitDAO is looking to hire a Head of Technology to join the team.

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Context

Windranger is a product lab working on the BitDAO ecosystem. You can read more about us here. Over the next few years, BitDAO intends to secure a handful of large partnerships (on the scale of zkSync, Game7, BitNetwork).

As proposed by one of BitDAO’s core contributors, BitDAO is looking to build a chain (BITNetwork) that: uses $BIT as a native token; is EVM compatible; and optimized for high throughput dapps such as derivatives dexes and gaming.

Your Role

You will lead a team of protocol engineers, researchers, and developer advocates to complete the following:

  • Identify new innovations and technology partners, research, performance test, and provide technology selection and architectural guidance for the following areas:
    • L2 Execution (e.g. Arbitrum Nitro, Optimism Bedrock, etc‚Ķ)
    • Fraud Proofs (e.g. Nitro, Bedrock, Specular, Nomad Notary, etc‚Ķ)
    • Data Layer (e.g. EigenLayer, Celestia, etc‚Ķ)
    • Zero-Knowledge Proof
    • Other modular blockchain components
    • Other infrastructure products such as zkBridge
  • Coordinate with multi-entity research teams including¬†EduDAO,¬†Berkley RDI, and Mirana.
  • Work with the Protocol Engineering team to architect and deliver products.
  • Work cross-functionally with product, design, and engineering team members to inform the overall roadmap and strategy
  • Identify, provide requirements for, and develop/integrate developer tools.
  • Produce product narrative and technical documents
  • Lead developer relations team to support BitNetwork ecosystem dapps.
  • Support technical due diligence of our sister venture capital organization¬†Mirana Ventures¬†for investments into partner protocols or solution providers.

You will be a member of the BitNetwork Strategy group which includes: Head of Product, Head of Growth, Head of Engineering (Protocols), the BitDAO Coordinator, and other large BitDAO stakeholders.

Your Craft

  • Engineering or product leadership experience for a protocol or similar protocol oriented environment.
  • In-depth knowledge of the current solutions space for L1/L2/L3/ ETH scaling solutions / data availability, including their core mechanics, trade-offs, and product market fit issues.
  • Situational experience bringing together a diverse group of stakeholders to create a cohesive product market fit and bringing all the stakeholders on the journey towards a strategic vision.
  • Compelling communicator with internal and external parties.

Extra Credit

  • Background in cryptography, protocol engineering, and/or distributed systems.
  • Published articles and specifications.
  • Business language fluency in English and Mandarin.

Uniquely crypto benefits

We do things a little differently here at Windranger, as you’d expect from the blockchain. We promise a culture of flexibility, autonomy, and the freedom to contribute to the wider Web3 ecosystem. Also: a fully remote working environment. Our compensation packages are reflective of the experience and value you bring to the organization and individual projects.

  • Base pay in USD, USDT or USDC paid monthly
  • BIT tokens vested every six months over five years
  • Potential to earn tokens in products developed by Windranger
  • $500 to spend on office equipment

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