Ecosystem Developer

Ethereum Foundation

LocationRemote with some travel About the Ethereum Foundation The Ethereum Foundation (EF) is a global non-profit organization dedicated to supporting Ethereum. Our mission is to do what is best for Ethereumโ€™s long-term success. We do this by allocating resources to critical projects, being a positive voice within the Ethereum ecosystem, and advocating for Ethereum to the outside world.About the roleYouโ€™re a generalist and an analytical and entrepreneurial operator whoโ€™s excited to drive strategic ecosystem development initiatives at the Ethereum Foundation. As someone who cares about shaping the future of Ethereum, you'll conceive of, build, and shepherd a diverse set of Ethereum-related "ecodev" projects. You'll also evaluate grants, experiment with allocation methods, and generally help the EF scale up its array of ecodev initiatives.Key Responsibilities:

Project Management

    • Responsible for driving and managing the end-to-end execution of projects
    • Coordinate across disparate stakeholders across a diverse range of contexts (community organizers, developers, researchers, funders, etc, etc.)
    • Set and own quantifiable targets for measuring project success
    • Create more leverage for the EF through recruitment, capacity-building, and delegation
    • Capture, synthesize, and document learnings throughout the course of your work

Grants Management

    • Deliver exceptional relationship management to existing partners and grantees
    • Build and own processes to streamline strategic collaborations and grants pipelines


    • A strong contributor to the overall vision of ecosystem development strategy at the Ethereum Foundation
    • Conceive and develop actionable ecodev plans 
    • Connect the dots between seemingly unconnected dots of the ecosystem


    • Exceptional communication, organizational, and analytical skills
    • Strong writing skills
    • You're able to work in a highly independent and self-directed manner, while effectively communicating what needs to be communicated
    • You value candor, direct communication, and feedback
    • You have a "no task is too small" mindset
    • Curious and question-oriented
    • You're excited to learn
    • You're relentless in asking questions and getting answers
    • Strong relationship management skills
    • Comfortable operating in a fast-paced and constantly evolving and at times uncertain space
    • Bonus: experience building in web3
    • Bonus: you have deep Ethereum ecosystem knowledge and relationships
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