Head of Blockchain

$110,000 - 120,000 / YEAR


Lithium Finance, a DeFi protocol building next generation data oracle, seeks a Head of Blockchain to help build our protocol from the ground up, including our tokenomics, core algorithms, and data science features. This is an opportunity to contribute to a cutting edge research problem, execute blockchain and software development, and work with a world-class team, backed by truly world class blockchain investors: Pantera, Hashed, Huobi Ventures, OKEx, and Alameda Research, among others.

Lithium Finance

Lithium Finance


Vancouver, British columbia

Hiring Bonus ~ $1,200 CAD

Referral Reward ~ $6,000 CAD

We are looking for a world-class, highly experienced cooperative and confident team member with a curious and inquisitive mind to help us build our blockchain solution for provable statements and transparent processes. 

As we know, not all responsibilities are required on a day-to-day basis. They are more a guideline to know what to expect to work on.

  • Build and maintain a world-class knowledge of cutting edge data science tools such as the DMI mechanism
  • Work in a small and fast-paced team to architect and build the protocol, managing a team of developers
  • Improve and optimize current blockchain solution
  • Serve as the technology lead, hiring developers and executing on maintenance and management tasks
  • Collaborate with the global team to prioritize tasks and create milestones
  • Serve as the spokesperson when appropriate for the company.

Skills and Requirements

Must Have

Here is the list that we absolutely need:

  • Be proficient in Solidity smart contract language
  • At least 5 years experience developing for ethereum or evm-compatible chain
  • Solid understanding of The Graph and subqueries
  • Top-level understanding of statistics and data analytics
  • Fluent written and spoken English 
  • Fluency with startup company fundraising and investors relations
  • Experience managing large technology teams; building and architecting products to scale
  • Write clear and concise code with understanding of CI/CD
  • Solid experience with Github and Git.
  • Good written and spoken communication in a multilingual team
  • A logical, analytical, and creative approach to problem-solving
  • Mobile app development experience (ios and/or android)

Nice to have

This list outlines the optional knowledge that will be helpful to you on an almost day-to-day basis.

  • MSc or PhD in Computer Science from a Top InstitutionFinancial Institution experience preferred
  • Good understanding of Substrate framework
  • Write custom modules in Substrate Framework
  • Data Analytics experience

Lithium Finance is a decentralized pricing oracle backed by Pantera Capital, Hashed, Alamedia Research, and other top investors. Lithium Finance is based on a Determinant-based Mutual Information (DMI) mechanism, in which participants are asked subjective multiple-choice questions to find a dominant truth. The answer provides price discovery for illiquid assets.


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    Company Benefits

    What do we offer?

    • 100% remote work and flexible hours. 
    • We are building a new blockchain protocol to solve significant pricing challenges
    • Competitive Compensation, senior title, including an allocation of tokens
    • Diverse team from around the globe of experienced DeFi Innovators