Strategy & Business Operations (Blockchain Ecosystem)



Posted on Thursday, December 28, 2023

As an Investment Associate / Business Analyst, you will play a key role in conducting quantitative research and analysis to support strategic decision-making. Select responsibilities include performing cost analysis based on system benchmarks, compiling metrics on blockchain usage and protocol adoption, and evaluating pricing models. We’re looking for someone who possesses not only a robust quantitative background, but also a deep understanding of blockchain market dynamics and technical engineering concepts.

This role is well suited for a detail-oriented individual who thrives working on quantitative analysis, financial modeling, and is keen to uncover the numeric intricacies that can set an early stage start-up apart from their competitors.

Note: This role requires a deep understanding of the dynamics of the Layer 2 blockchain ecosystem.

Select Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain benchmarking processes to assess the company's product performance against industry standards and peers, through collaboration with engineering teams.

  • Work with co-founders to understand business objectives, and tailor analyses to meet specific needs.

  • Conduct in-depth analysis of competitors within the industry, including financial performance, market share, product offerings, and strategic initiatives.

  • Prepare comprehensive reporting for both technical and non-technical audiences.

Necessary Qualifications

  • 2 - 4 years of experience in investment banking, consulting, venture capital, or private equity.

  • Deep understanding of the dynamics of the Layer 2 blockchain ecosystem.

  • Demonstrated understanding of highly technical concepts related to software development.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills to convey complex information in a clear and concise manner.

  • Bachelor's degree in a quantitative discipline such as: Computer Science, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, from a rigorous academic program.

Bonus Qualifications

  • Experience working with on-chain activity metrics.

  • Experience partnering with engineers for quantitative analysis and benchmarking in a technology-oriented industry.

  • Experience with highly technical cost analysis (e.g. cloud licensing, tooling, etc.).

  • MBA with a focus on finance, strategy, or related field from a rigorous academic program.

NOTE: We can not sponsor visas of any kind at this time.

We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where talented individuals can thrive and grow. We value the different perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds that each person brings to our team. Even if you don't fit 100% of the job's necessary qualifications, we'd still love to hear from you.