Head of Content

  • Shardeum
  • Remote (United States)
  • May 05, 2022
Full time Blockchain Executive Marketing Strategy-Planning Web3

Job Description

About the Company: The Shardeum Foundation is building an open source, smart contract platform that scales linearly through dynamic sharding. Shardeum is an EVM compatible Layer 1 blockchain. Founded by Nischal Shetty and Omar Syed, it aims to onboard over a billion people to the blockchain and crypto revolution.

The principles of OCC, i.e. Open, Collaborative, Community are at the core of the Foundation. We work on the models of open source and community driven - all the code will be open source and the community is an integral part of the development and decision making processes.

The Role: Build the content strategy for a fast growing web 3.0 company. You will not just be at the epicenter of the blockchain revolution but also help grow the ecosystem. Lead the content vertical across different channels to grow brand voice and create awareness for the foundation’s projects. Create a content architecture that aligns with the Foundation’s community driven principle.

Some of your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, defining and implementing the content strategy across different channels (blog, social, seo, third party, etc.). Ensuring alignment with business goals. Liaising with cross-functional teams to reiterate the content strategy. Collaborate with partners to grow awareness and drive traction towards the foundation's projects. Performance monitoring and optimization. Learning about the foundation and staying up to date with the latest industry developments will be critical for success in this role.


Must Haves:

  • 15+ years of experience in content roles (preferably at tech startups)
  • Experience defining content strategy for a consumer tech company
  • Excellent creative and project management skills
  • Strong analytical, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Entrepreneurial and resourceful

Good to Haves:

  • Experience in crypto, blockchain, web 3.0 a plus (or a demonstrable basic understanding of blockchain / web 3.0 & willingness to learn)
  • Experience with open source projects a major plus

We are building the infrastructure for Web 3.0. It's going to be a rollercoaster ride but promises to be fun!

About the Founders:

Nischal Shetty: Founder of WazirX, India’s largest crypto exchange with over 10M users and $45B+ trading volume. Prior to WazirX, he built and scaled a social media product called Crowdfire to over 20M users. Previously featured in the Forbes India 30 under 30 list, he is a blockchain evangelist and one of the most notable proponents of crypto in India.

Omar Syed: Omar is a blockchain architect with over 30 years of experience in helping organizations such as NASA, Yahoo, Zynga build fault-tolerant, distributed systems. Omar holds a B.S. and M.S. from Case Western Reserve University with specialization in Artificial Intelligence.