Community Manager (Contractor)
Mid-level · Full time
Posted 2 years ago

At the dYdX Foundation, you will have an opportunity to foster community-driven growth over decentralized technology that will redefine global financial markets. By joining us at this early stage you will make fundamental decisions that will shape the course of the dYdX protocol. 


  • The dYdX Foundation is an independent foundation, headquartered in Zug, Switzerland, created to participate in propelling dYdX, the most powerful decentralized derivatives protocol, into the future. The dYdX’s Foundation’s purpose is to support and grow every aspect, technical or otherwise, of the current implementation and all future implementations of the dYdX Protocol. 
  • The dYdX Foundation launched DYDX, a governance token that enables a robust ecosystem around governance, rewards, and staking - each designed to drive future growth and decentralization of the dYdX Layer 2 protocol. The dYdX Layer 2 protocol was founded by an ex-Coinbase, ex-Uber engineer, with a Princeton CS background. Top investors and advisors can choose to participate in the governance of the dYdX protocol through their DYDX holdings, including Andreessen Horowitz, Polychain Capital, Paradigm, Three Arrows Capital, DeFiance Capital, Brian Armstrong, Fred Ehrsam, Naval Ravikant, Elad Gil and more.


You will lead community management for dYdX in your local language/region/country, which includes:

  • Establishing communication channels for the local community on Telegram, Discord, and / or other local media channels that you feel will benefit dYdX.
  • Answering questions through these channels pertaining to dYdX’s product, exchange, governance and current announcements.
  • Updating the community with dYdX news and developments over all communication channels.
  • Engaging with the community to gather feedback, providing insights and actionable decisions back to the Foundation team.
  • Developing local growth strategies and relationships.  
  • Initiate and track bold ideas to engage and excite the dYdX community.


  • Role can be either part-time or full-time depending on scope.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and language of your local community is essential. Location must be disclosed in application.
  • Crypto native, with previous experience running and growing communities on one of more of the following: Telegram, Discord and / or Twitter.
  • Deep understanding of DAOs, DeFi, the dYdX product & the cryptocurrency ecosystem.
  • We want to work with people who have high EQ skills and integrity. Evidence of facilitating discussions surrounding DeFi, dYdX & DAOs would be beneficial.
  • You care about providing REAL value over perceptive value - creation over ideation. 


  • Experience using creative assets like Canva, Adobe & Figma.
  • Able to set up and track metrics to measure community growth & success.
  • Image and video content editing and creation skills.
  • SOLID meme game.


  • A massive potential for growth, working in an early stage tech startup.
  • The ability to shape our community & growth strategy from the ground up.
  • Exciting work at the intersection of groundbreaking financial technology, gamification and NFTs.
  • Flexible working schedule.
  • Friendly work environment.
  • Ability to work as a freelancer.
dYdX Foundation
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