Validators on Reef Chain are responsible for reliable block production. The Validators are elected by Nominators and require strong technical skills and quick problem-solving ability as the baseline. The Validators may also provide additional services to the community, such as:

- Host Reef Chain boot nodes

- Host fast sync block export/import infrastructure

- Develop and maintain DevOps tooling

- Develop and maintain security tooling

- Develop and maintain block explorers, RPC nodes, SQL indexers and other public infrastructure