Business Operations & Finance Associate
Remote (Global)
Mid-level · Full time
Posted 7 months 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 manage dYdX Foundation's financial operations and workflows, including:
    • Manage all accounting, payroll, expenses, and payment/billing infrastructure as well as corresponding vendor/partner relationships across fiat and crypto,
    • Lead end-to-end financial reporting and bookkeeping process in collaboration with external accounting and tax partners,
    • Oversee the processing and tracking of financial and payment workflows,
    • Support financial and payment needs across the team including reporting, and
    • Oversee balance sheet management of fiat and crypto/stablecoins across various relationships.
  • Analyze KPIs, on-chain data trends, and operational metrics to support strategic decisions.
  • Develop and maintain project management trackers.
  • Develop analytics using tools such as Dune Analytics, Etherscan, Google Analytics, and Metabase to define and measure operating metrics.


  • Minimum 2-5 years experience working in an Ops / Finance environment (startup operations and FP&A roles are examples of good backgrounds).
  • Ability to work with a fully remote and decentralized team.
  • Strong data manipulation, excel, and SQL skills.
  • Deep desire to work with and help users of dYdX.
  • Knowledge of dYdX product and the cryptocurrency ecosystem.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to develop and ship a consistent pace of multi-channel content, and the ability to manage the content distribution infrastructure as needed.
  • Execution-oriented and self-driven.
  • Project management, time management, and ability to multitask.


  • Based in Switzerland
dYdX Foundation
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