This proposal is posted here for transparency and initial feedback. It will be moved to the R Group snapshot in a few days
R Group is a sovereign group of builders that is currently being funded as part of the ecosystem funding efforts of Rarible DAO
This is a proposal to continue my full-time engagement with R Group for another six months following my initial 2-month trial period.
My initial trial proposal can be found on the Rarible DAO governance forums.
This 6 month period will last from 2021-12-11 until 2022-06-10. Membership in R Group is contingent on ongoing group consensus among all group members.
From October 2021 - January 2022:
- Part of the founding cohort, initial vibe and culture establishooors, and multisig signers for R Group
- Designed, architected, shipped HyperVIBES smart contracts and subgraph, contributed to the low-level frontend data layer
- Wrote HyperVIBES documentation
- Participated in several Twitter spaces hosted by Rarible DAO and others to discuss NFT tech, current NFT news, shill the DAO and HyperVIBES
- Launched development of shell contracts, subgraph, and frontend repos
- Launched documentation and project Notion for shell
- Held 2-5 hours of office hours per week for DAO introductions, recruiting, outreach, networking
- Frequent shitposting / engagement on Twitter with Rarible DAO, NFT art community, shilling HyperVIBES and Rarible DAO, etc
- Helped with initial outline and ideas for Building in a DAO Is Better
- Wrote Building in the Bazaar
- Connecting across the web3 space with builders in Juicebox, Mirror, Newt, and FWB to network and discuss potential integration / partnership / collabo opportunities
- Participated in Rarible DAO rebranding meetings, exercises, convos
- Managed R Group payroll and contributor payouts / accounting
- Design and deliver production-quality software, protocols, documentation, research, and projects (shell, Rarible DAO rebranding drop, shell engines, etc)
- Contribute to R Group docs, external resources, processes, culture, vibes
- Advocate for a strong web3-native approach and decentralized ethos within Rarible DAO
- Help bootstrap other builder working groups within Rarible DAO in the style of R Group
- Represent R Group and Rarible DAO at IRL crypto events
- More shitposting, CT engagement, spaces / speaking events
Compensation is based on R Group Basics compensation guidelines.
This is a 5.4% increase in pay from my trial period
|Experience-based (10 years x $500)||$5,000|
Payments can be made at any interval <= 1 month, and in any ERC-20 with sufficient liquidity on any EVM-compatible blockchain with a bridge to ETH to bvalosek.eth:
Payments will be made from the R Group multisig safe, contingent on having available funds.