XMTP Labs, Inc. is hiring a
Web3 Head of Ecosystem

Compensation: $91k - $150k *

Location: NY New York City, New York, United States


XMTP, Inc. was co-founded by Matt Galligan and Shane Mac, and is headquartered on the web. Our mission at XMTP Labs is to build a secure, open, and decentralized communication protocol that connects creators, communities, apps, and users. We set out to design a modern organization from the start—one that’s global, remote, and asynchronous-by-default.

We’re backed by some of the best investors in tech and crypto: a16z Crypto, Union Square Ventures, Offline Ventures, Sound Ventures, Distributed Global, Redpoint, IDEO CoLab and many more key ecosystem investors and operators. See the full list here.

We are looking for a strategic and dynamic Head of Ecosystem to join our team. This person will be responsible for the growth, development, and management of our business ecosystem, which includes partners, developers, and other stakeholders. This person will work closely with the CEO and Leadership team to align Marketing, Business Development, and Partner Success teams with company goals.


  • Marketing Strategy: Develop and implement a comprehensive marketing strategy that encompasses branding, messaging, lead generation, and customer acquisition. This includes identifying target markets, defining value propositions, and creating marketing plans to reach and engage potential customers. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure brand integration in product launches, partnerships, and external communications.
  • Partnership Management and Business Development: Identify and pursue strategic partnerships and business opportunities that align with our company's objectives. This involves conducting market research, prospecting potential partners, and negotiating and closing deals. Foster relationships with key stakeholders to drive collaboration and mutually beneficial outcomes.
  • Community Engagement: Engage with the community through various channels (events, forums, social media, etc.), to drive wallet activations and developer adoption.
  • Product Integration: Work with our product and engineering teams to ensure seamless integration and adoption of the protocol within the wider ecosystem.
  • Market Analysis: Keeping an eye on market trends, competitor activities, and regulation that may impact the ecosystem. Define and track key performance indicators (KPIs) to measure the effectiveness of marketing and business development efforts. Regularly report on metrics and performance to the Leadership team. Use insights to drive continuous improvement and inform decision-making.
  • Budget Management: Develop and manage marketing and business development budgets. Allocate resources effectively to maximize ROI and achieve business objectives. Monitor expenses, track performance metrics, and provide regular reports to leadership.
  • Communication and Cross-functional Collaboration: Collaborate closely with product, engineering, and other internal teams to ensure seamless integration of marketing strategies and initiatives. Provide market insights and customer feedback to influence product roadmap and drive product-market fit.
  • Metrics and Performance Monitoring: Tracking the performance of the network and partners using relevant metrics and KPIs, and making necessary adjustments to strategies and initiatives based on data.


  • 8-10 years of proven experience in marketing and business development roles, preferably in the messaging technology space or a related industry.
  • Demonstrated success in developing and executing go-to market strategies and driving business growth.
  • Strong understanding of messaging platforms, protocols, APIs, integrations, and developer communities.
  • Experience in identifying and negotiating strategic partnerships, alliances, and collaborations.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills, with the ability to build and motivate high-performing teams.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to use data to drive decisions and optimize performance.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and build relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Experience in a decentralized/blockchain technology environment is a plus.


  • Generous and competitive compensation package
  • Salary range between $225-275k (depending on experience + location)
  • Remote-first environment with semi-yearly gatherings to connect IRL
  • Full paid Medical, Dental, Vision insurance
  • Parental Leave
  • IT Equipment and WFH setup
  • Monthly Wellness and Life>
  • Personal assistant
  • Flexible vacation (with minimum requirements to ensure rest and time-off to pursue your passions outside of work)
  • And much more!


We think of ourselves as a “grown-up” startup—building a company that’s fair, equitable, and rewarding for everyone to work at, with an emphasis on having fun while building an ambitious project.Joining XMTP Labs today represents not just an opportunity to play a key role in building an essential part of the next web, but also in establishing the core DNA of the company.Here's an inside look at XMTP and some of the frequently asked questions about our culture, answered by one of our co-founders and core team members.XMTP, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building an inclusive team with a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills. We value diversity at our company and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Please notify your recruiter of any disabilities or time preferences based off your current location and time zone.

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Compensation: $91k - $150k *

Location: NY New York City, New York, United States

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