6MV Portfolio Company Careers

Help build the next generation of web3 projects and protocols.

Lead Protocol Engineer

Wilder World

Wilder World

San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Sunday, April 30, 2023
  • Participate in and oversee a team of engineers dedicated to building Zero core protocols
  • Hands on Leader and Core part of the protocol team, developing smart contracts on Ethereum with emphasis on security and efficient protocol design
  • Lead discussions around protocol technical challenges and be able to make technical tradeoffs between competing performance and protocol requirements
  • Lead the engineering team to a high level of technical productivity, reliability, and simplicity—build and maintain a consistent culture of high quality delivery
  • Manage team member career development by coaching and mentoring engineers through continuous feedback, goal setting and development plans
  • Collaborate closely with product team to set engineering priorities

  • 3+ years of people management experience at a high-growth startup
  • Strong working knowledge of cryptocurrency protocols
  • Experience building crypto/web3 products specifically in the Ethereum ecosystem—experience in Solidity required
  • Experience recruiting and building high-performing geographically distributed engineering teams
  • Ability to balance protocol design with user needs during product roadmap conversations
  • The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment in a rapidly evolving, cutting edge industry
  • Clear and persuasive writing and in-person communication

  • Flexible and remote work environment.
  • Initial token allocation (in addition to salary).
  • Work at the leading edge of blockchain technology with a world-class team.