Head of Crypto University

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Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 30 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Second, we expect all employees to commit to our mission-focused approach to our work. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

We are looking for an innovative leader, who is equally knowledgeable and passionate about both education and the crypto ecosystem, to fill a first of it’s kind opportunity. We are a remote first company, and this person will be responsible for designing and executing a world-class crypto learning strategy for our global employees and beyond.

What you’ll be doing (ie. job duties):

  • Set foundational crypto knowledge standards and implement learning programs that drive accountability for reaching those standards for all new and existing employees.
  • Build and facilitate Coinbase branded certification programs on topics ranging from the fundamentals of Ethereum, to smart contract protocol courses that result in professional levels of DeFi development capability.
  • Collaborate with functions across Coinbase to design custom learning paths unique to highly specialized capabilities from legal to engineering.
  • Research emergent market trends in crypto and publish curated collections of learning experiences and resources that keep employees up to speed on what matters.
  • Determine key metrics and rigorous evaluation strategies to assess programs’ impact; identify key insights to inform future actions and decision making and share with executive leadership.
  • Build a team and organizational capability around crypto education. Continue to hire and scale this team with top talent.

What we look for in you (ie. job requirements):

  • 3+ years deep subject matter expertise in crypto and 10+ years in Learning and Development / technical training or similar field.
  • Or 7+ years deep subject matter expertise in crypto and 3+ years in Learning and Development / technical training or similar field.
  • Proven track record in designing technical learning content solutions at global scale.

Nice to haves:

  • Experience managing small to mid-size teams
  • In-house learning and development experience within a 2-10k organization

 

Job ID: P50003

 

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