Who are we?

EMURGO is the official commercial and venture arm of the Cardano project and currently ranks sixth in terms of market capitalization (https://coinmarketcap.com).As a founding member of the Cardano blockchain, EMURGO develops, supports and incubates commercial opportunities and helps business to integrate into the blockchain ecosystem.

Our product and services includes:

  • Yoroi Wallet, one of the most used wallet /web3 wallet in the Cardano ecosystem with 1 Million downloads
  • Fibo, An NFT marketplace on Cardano that focuses on preserving cultures and traditions
  • Academy, Cardano Blockchain Education for business and developers

What you’ll be doing

  • Provide proactive and solution-oriented legal and regulatory advice and guidance to multiple stakeholders within the Group in order to enable the development and launch of Crypto products and services in a way that meets our obligations as well as the needs of our users
  • Work cross-functionally to identify, analyze and mitigate legal and regulatory risks (while maximizing commercial opportunities) related to the introduction of new products such as token swap and services globally
  • Participate in the ongoing development of the regulatory advisory function and updated latest regulation such as FATF
  • Review, update and draft user agreements, and other external facing terms and conditions, leveraging external advisors and providers where appropriate
  • Assist the Privacy team and corresponding outside counsels in the development communication and implementation of Privacy Policies and programs
  • Select and manage external counsels, as appropriate

What you bring to EMURGO

  • Around 3 years of post-qualification experience practicing either in-house (or in an equivalent setting) or at a reputable law firm, with at least 3 years of those years focused on either payments law, the FinTech space, or blockchain where you undertake regulatory analysis in an international or cross-border environment
  • Ability to provide timely, concise and business-focused legal advice on payments and consumer protection laws
  • Ability to provide legal and regulatory guidance on the design, modification and geographical expansion of products
  • Familiarity with, and strong interest in emerging payments technology and the financial services industry
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced international environment and to tolerate change and ambiguity
  • Comfortable with gray areas and interpreting and applying the law in unsettled contexts
  • Confident self-starter with strong interpersonal and organizational skills and a demonstrated ability to effectively and proactively provide sound legal advice, exercise good business judgment, and work well with senior management and cross functional stakeholders
  • Creative thinker with strong problem-solving skills and the ability to stay calm under challenging circumstances