Events Lead

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  • Post Date: March 28, 2022
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Job Overview

At dYdX Trading, you will have an opportunity to build state-of-the-art 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 dYdX.


  • We’ve built the world’s leading decentralized exchange for advanced trading of crypto assets
  • dYdX is founded by an ex-Coinbase, ex-Uber engineer, with a Princeton CS background. Our team has previous experience at Google, Bloomberg, Amazon, Facebook, Lyft, NerdWallet and other top companies
  • We’re a world-class team with top backers and advisors, including Andreessen Horowitz, Polychain Capital, Three Arrows Capital, Paradigm, DeFiance Capital, Brian Armstrong, Fred Ehrsam, Naval Ravikant, Elad Gil and more


  • Lead the end-to-end planning, execution, and hosting for an annual dYdX-hosted conference focusing on trading and hosted internationally
  • Manage sponsorships and panel/keynote participation for the dYdX team at crypto, DeFi, and web3 conferences/events hosted throughout the year
  • Plan events around major crypto conferences
  • Plan and host regular events (live and/or virtual) for top dYdX users 6-12 times a year
  • Plan regular swag and merchandise releases for top users and community members
  • Manage these activities within the context of a budget plan
  • Manage all related vendor/partner relationships
  • Proactively seek out other opportunities to build and expand the dYdX brand globally (especially outside the US)
  • Proactively seek opportunities to tie these events in with the dYdX product and roadmap in creative ways (combining on-chain and off-chain dynamics)


  • Minimum 3-5 years working directly in an event planning capacity (ideally at a technology and/or finance company)
  • Minimum 1-2 years of crypto-specific event planning experience, especially large-scale and/or distributed
  • Strong digital marketing and brand-building intuition
  • A “get it done” attitude and ownership mentality – bias toward action, great collaboration and master disambiguation – constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery
  • Execution and detail oriented with the humility, drive, and scrappiness to get things done
  • Communicate effectively and in a structured manner across all mediums
  • Project management, time management, and ability to multitask
  • Desire and passion to go deep in crypto and DeFi as well as prior crypto event attendance and participation (if no direct crypto event experience previously)
Job Detail
  • Offered Salary$95,000 - $135,000
  • Career LevelLead
  • Experience4 Years
  • INDUSTRYManagement
  • QualificationBachelor Degree
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