Human Resources Business Partner

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About Us

Formed in 2014, Tendermint is the creator of Cosmos, an ecosystem of interoperable blockchains. We are a software engineering company that focuses on the Cosmos SDK and Starport, state-of-the-art frameworks for blockchain development. Over USD 100 billion worth of digital assets is secured by the 200+ blockchains built with the Cosmos SDK. We’re passionate, self-driven industry leaders whose vision is to empower people to create a more transparent and accountable world through open, distributed, and interoperable networks. We believe that the technology we’re building will have a major positive impact on how humans connect and coordinate globally. Join our growing international team and help us build the most popular multi-blockchain ecosystem in the world.


How We Work

We have team members working worldwide, from North America, Europe to the Middle East and Asia. We leverage agile methodologies to move quickly and stay focused. Communication is vital to us, and we rely heavily on Slack, Google Workspace, Asana, Notion, and GitHub to help us stay in sync. All the technology we build is free and open source. This role is a full-time remote position, and you’re free to work from anywhere. Be advised that most team meetings occur between 8 am and 12 pm Pacific Time (UTC-8/-7).  If you’re applying from a location where these hours are outside your usual working hours, we expect you to adapt to our meeting times.


About the Role

Tendermint is seeking an HRBP with a strong grasp on fundamental HR service partnerships and experience supporting innovative people solutions in a rapid growth environment. Our HR & People Operations team is focused on creating an amazing team member experience. We strive to create and support an environment where our team is enabled to do their best work.  You will report to the Senior HRBP and be working closely with our People & Talent team. We’re looking for a motivated and versatile self-starter who balances scalable structure with flexibility, has empathy for their team members and those they work with, and wants to evolve the HR function at a growing crypto startup.


What We Offer

  • The opportunity to be part of building the future of the Internet
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Excellent benefits like educational budget, fitness, and wellbeing spend
  • Flexible PTO
  • Healthcare, Dental, and Vision insurance 100% covered for employees in the US
  • 401K Match in the US
  • Competitive salary, including equity


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  • In this role, you will partner with and support all key people functions, programs, and employee lifecycle events.
  • Partner with People team & Leadership on optimized org design, planning, and execution at scale.
  • Provide coaching/guidance on skill & professional development, career-pathing and leveling, change management, org design, and tricky people situations.
  • Build excellent working relationships across the business.
  • Approach people matters with an eye toward compliance and reducing risks; help build and apply HR policies and manage employee relations issues.
  • Work with relevant stakeholders to build creative people programs and strategies that enhance our culture – including performance management, compensation, talent development & feedback, employee engagement & retention, and internal communications.
  • Utilize data to analyze people’s problems and implement solutions.


  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant HR experience. (generalist experience/business partner experience).
  • Strong desire and ability to create, innovate & improve processes, foster solid cross-functional relationships, and make Tendermint better.
  • Expertise in people/HR policies & procedures – and a track record of prioritizing, defining, developing, and rolling out scalable HR solutions that address the needs of the business.
  • Ability to remain calm and inspire progress, even in tense situations.
  • Prior experience working in a high-growth environment.
  • Deep understanding of relevant employment laws.
  • Experience in data analytics.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with rapid, ever-changing priorities.
  • Reputation for integrity, dedicated work ethic, and desire for ownership & accountability.

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100% Remote Location
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Tendermint is the gateway to the Cosmos ecosystem. We build critical infrastructure for open networks, like the Cosmos SDK, Tendermint Core, and Gaia. We lead developer experience by providing best-in-class tools to peer into an ever expanding Cosmos.
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