Careers in the Decasonic Ecosystem

the venture and digital assets fund building blockchain innovation

Head of Research

Decasonic

Decasonic

Operations · Full-time
Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Responsibilities

You will make direct impact from the high quality work you do.

  1. Develop and communicate personal OKRs that add value to the firm

  2. Perform quantitative and qualitative research of key market trends, use cases, product market fit and whitespaces

  3. Map key ecosystems to identify key competitive dynamics

  4. Synthesize research into key insights for long term investment alpha, open sourced or internal

  5. Set up databases & dashboards for relevant user adoption, on-chain metrics, and other market trends/ dynamics

  6. Evaluate case studies on successes and failures in blockchain and Web3

  7. Apply research into actionable investment deal sourcing in early stage venture and digital assets

  8. Connect with early stage Web3 founders, with a primary focus on US, Europe, & East Asia

  9. Apply insights into portfolio value add Job

Requirements

  1. Undergraduate degree.

  2. Technical background (economics, data science, statistics, math, CS, or EE) preferred, high GPA preferred

  3. Investing or operating experience in blockchain required, ideally both

  4. Prior entrepreneurship, venture capital, corporate development, or management consulting experience preferred

  5. Demonstrated track record success (and failures)

  6. Intangibles for success: world class aspirations, growth mindset, intensity, competitiveness, strong written and verbal presentation skills

About Decasonic

Decasonic is the venture and digital assets fund building blockchain innovation. Our mission is to transform blockchain ideas into world changing innovations at unprecedented speed. We draw on our decades of experience as both tech investors and operators to help outlier founders in blockchain accelerate product market fit and scale growth. Our vision is to build a better tomorrow, faster with disruptive innovation. As a result, we seek more than entrepreneurs, we seek to partner with outlier founders who generate 100x+ outcomes.

We invest, advise, and build alongside our partners, taking a long-term view of our founder relationships, as we work in tandem to accelerate our investment value. These relationships become the foundation of our investment franchise. We invest in pre-seed, seed and early-stage venture capital, pre-sale, private and IEO / IDO tokens sales, liquid digital assets, NFTs and cryptocurrencies.

We are committed to innovation for better through our core values and principles to drive venture scale disruptive growth for both purpose and profit. We know our success relies on our network of capital, talent and luck. We are dedicated to diversity, inclusion, and social responsibility of paying it forward, for a positive sum to benefit our entire ecosystem of shareholders, local and international developer ecosystems, our entrepreneurs and our team members. Join us on our journey today. More about us at decasonic.com

Decasonic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.