Technical Program Manager - Node Relations

Company: Chainlink Labs
Location: Austin, Texas, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 31.JUL.2021
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All roles with Chainlink Labs are globally remote based. We encourage you to apply regardless of your location. In this community manager r...


All roles with Chainlink Labs are globally remote based. We encourage you to apply regardless of your location.

In this community manager role, you will be our second dedicated hire managing our diverse and exciting node operator community.

Node operators are critical to our network, acting as the processing center between raw data sources and job requests from Chainlink users. You will steward this community of node operators, providing hands-on support to them across the entire node lifecycle through evaluating, onboarding, maintenance, job assignment, troubleshooting, and network development.

Your job will be to see the Chainlink experience through the eyes of our node operators and make ongoing refinements to our processes to empower their success.

Building collaborative relationships with our strong node operator community, you'll be a foundational member of the team enabling the rapid scaling of the Chainlink ecosystem.

If you thrive on applying your technical leadership skills to nurturing communities, are excited by a decentralized future, and are excited by the opportunity to be part of Chainlink's already stratospheric growth story, we'd love to hear from you.

Your Impact

* Node operator onboarding - along with our engineers, evaluating potential node operators and guiding them through implementation
* Node operator management - providing ongoing mentorship and support to the community
* Maintaining data provider quality - understanding the value secured on behalf of users, and exercising your judgment to evaluate data quality, connecting node operators with the right API providers for the job
* Node operator quality - using your commercial and technical skills to monitor network health and ensure the highest service quality provision by node operators to users
* Maintaining healthy financial incentives for node operators to ensure network sustainability


* Experience with financial modeling and or community incentive schemes
* Knowledge about validator ecosystem and Proof of Stake networks
* An understanding of the DeFi space (as many of our users are DeFi projects)
* Hands-on experience with JSON
* An analytical thinker able to take a bigger picture view of the ecosystem
* Experience with Go, Node.js or any scripting languages is a plus

Chainlink is the industry standard oracle network for connecting smart contracts to the real world. With Chainlink, developers can build hybrid smart contracts that combine on-chain code with an extensive collection of secure off-chain services powered by Decentralized Oracle Networks. Managed by a global, decentralized community of hundreds of thousands of people, Chainlink is introducing a fairer model for contracts. Its network currently secures billions of dollars in value for smart contracts across the decentralized finance (DeFi), insurance, and gaming ecosystems, among others. The full vision of the Chainlink Network can be found in the Chainlink 2.0 whitepaper. Chainlink is trusted by hundreds of organizations-from global enterprises to projects at the forefront of the blockchain economy-to deliver definitive truth via secure, reliable data.

This role is location agnostic anywhere in the world, but we ask that you overlap some working hours with Eastern Standard Time (EST).

We are a fully distributed team and have the tools and benefits to support you in your remote work environment.

Chainlink Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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