“Want to help shape the future of crypto at Twitter?” asks Tess Rinearson, Twitter’s crypto engineering lead, in a Friday tweet.
The function – “Senior Product Manager, Crypto,” in keeping with a job listing posted this week – has a particular focus on “creator monetization.”
“In this capacity, we’ll be looking closely at NFTs and NFT tooling, membership tokens, DAOs and more!” the put up reads, referring to non-fungible tokens and decentralized autonomous organizations.
The announcement comes as Twitter ventures additional into the realm of Web 3, maybe to the chagrin of founder Jack Dorsey, an avowed bitcoin maximalist.
Twitter launched its devoted crypto crew in November, weeks earlier than Dorsey left Twitter’s helm to focus on Square (later renamed Block), one other firm he based.
Yesterday, the corporate rolled out NFT verification companies to those that pay $3 a month for its Twitter Blue service.
Rinearson hails from the world of blockchain interoperability, having beforehand labored at Tendermint, the crew that launched the Cosmos community.
Notably, the Twitter job put up lists collaboration with Bluesky, the corporate’s decentralized social media initiative, as one of the senior product supervisor’s anticipated duties.