Engineering Manager: Protocol Optimization

Updated on 5/15/2024

Gauntlet Networks

Gauntlet Networks

51-200 employees

Quantitative optimization for DeFi protocols

Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

San Francisco, CA, USA + 2 more

Required Skills
Data Science
  • 5+ years of technical modeling or analysis experience
  • 1+ years of direct management experience
  • Proven ability to mentor and coach junior engineers
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Lead a team of data scientists and software engineers to create impactful products
  • Apply robust mathematical and theoretical principles to inform practical, effective product development decisions
  • Maintain the highest quality standards across all data science and engineering initiatives
  • Articulate and execute against clear product vision that aligns team goals and the broader objectives of the company
  • Promote team growth and individual development, fostering an environment of collaboration and continuous improvement

Gauntlet specializes in providing quantitative optimization solutions for DeFi protocols, DAOs, and ecosystems, using advanced quantitative finance techniques and a powerful data modeling platform to drive rapid and sustainable growth while mitigating insolvency risk. They focus on simulating risk parameter impacts, monitoring cross-protocol interactions, and optimizing incentive programs to efficiently drive protocol usage and liquidity in the DeFi space.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



New York, New York



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Remote first

Regular in-person company retreats & cross-country "office visit" perk

Medical, dental & vision premiums

Laptop, monitor, keyboard & mouse setup provided

$1,000 WFH stipend upon joining

$100 per month reimbursement for fitness-related expenses

Monthly reimbursement for home internet, phone, & cellular data

Unlimited vacation

100% paid parental leave of 12 weeks

Fertility benefits

Opportunity for incentive compensation