Braintrust is hiring a

REAP - Web3 Researcher - Direct to Hire [Remote]

ABOUT US:

Braintrust is the only network that gives in-demand talent all the freedom of freelance with all the benefits, community and stability of a full-time role. As the first decentralized talent network, our revolutionary Web3 model ensures the community that relies on Braintrust to find work are the same people who own and build it through the blockchain token, BTRST. So unlike other marketplaces that take 20% to 50% of talent earnings, Braintrust allows talent to keep 100% of earnings and to vote on key changes to improve the network. Braintrust is working to change the way freelance works – for good.

  • JOB TYPE: Direct To Hire Position (no agencies/C2C - see notes below)
  • LOCATION:  Global - Remote 
  • SALARY: $100,000 – $140,000/yr
  • ESTIMATED DURATION: 40hr/week - Long-term

THE OPPORTUNITY

About Reap

Reap is a platform for Web3 projects to help manage their fiat finances. Centred around secured corporate credit card, we remove the merchant acceptance barrier for B2B expenses and enable projects to streamline their expense management processes. The platform is connected with a suite of software solutions that continue to level the playing field for Web3 projects to operate in the traditional business environments. Reap is supported by an empowering group of investors; including Global Founders Capital, Bertelsmann Asia Investments, Index Ventures, Fresco Capital and Hustle Fund. Our current operation spans Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan and continues to expand.

The Role:

Web3 Researcher Reap is looking to add a Web3 Researcher into the Crypto team — someone capable of helping Reap identify, evaluate, and contribute to the opportunities within the crypto economy in the years to come. This person’s average day would be split between externally-facing responsibilities like representing Reap within the crypto community and internally-facing ones like advising internal teams on complex, high-leverage technical decisions. Ultimately, we’re trying to find a futurist: someone who can look at the ongoing explosion of innovation that’s currently taking place within crypto, and help Reap navigate and succeed in this ever changing space!

Responsibilities:

• Research blockchain protocols and understand blockchain projects to tease out market insights for our products and Reap stakeholders

• Produce institutional-quality research, in the form of reports and memos on opportunities that Reap can execute in the Web3 space

• Working closely with internal teams on questions around crypto-economic models, smart contract security, and other questions that come up around protocols and software

• Advising our internal teams on technical and product matters, either directly or as a liaison to experts within your network

• Serving as the public face of Reap in highly technical environments (e.g. developer conferences), and bringing back notes and strategic recommendations to the Reap team

• Engaging with the crypto community on social media in a productive, positive way that furthers our reputation as technical leaders in the space

• Serving as an educational resource for all internal teams.

 

Requirements

• A minimum of 3 years experience within the Crypto or Web3 space

• Foundational knowledge of math and/or computer science, such that you can influence world-class engineering teams as a peer

• Extensive knowledge of ongoing crypto projects, and a deep network of high-value relationships within the community

• Philosophical interest in the capacity of crypto to improve the world

 

Attributes:

• Exceptional team player

• Extreme open-mindedness

• Clear and concise communication, in both 1:1 and public settings

• Affable style for community engagement

• Empathy toward the concerns of others, both within and outside Reap

• Adaptability in rapidly changing circumstances

• Highly curious; fast learner

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ABOUT THE HIRING PROCESS:

Qualified candidates will be invited to do a screening interview with the Braintrust staff. We will answer your questions about the project, and our platform.  If we determine it is the right fit for both parties, we'll invite you to join the platform and create a profile to apply directly for this project.  

C2C Candidates: This role is not available to C2C candidates working with an agency. If you are a professional contractor who has created an LLC/corp around their consulting practice, this is well aligned with Braintrust and we’d welcome your application.  

Braintrust values the multitude of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

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