We are seeking a skilled engineer to design and build core framework and key components of our algorithmic trading stack.  This role offers a unique opportunity to join a small team of experienced developers working on a low-latency cryptocurrency trading platform.  You will have significant exposure to a complex trading system, and you will have ownership of business-critical projects to ensure that our trading is within expected bounds.  The ideal candidate has a very strong technical and academic background along with some experience in digital asset electronic trading, or at a digital asset exchange.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain core framework and key components of our purpose-build trading engine.
  • Design and build fully automated, scalable, supportable, and reliable software capable of heavy transaction volume.
  • Proactively monitor for and respond to market/exchange technology changes.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally and contribute to the evolution of our trading technology stack.

 

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, finance, economics, or mathematics from a top-tier institution.
  • 5+  years of professional software development experience, with some exposure to electronic trading.
  • Knowledge of the digital asset domain, ideally with experience at an exchange.
  • High level of proficiency in Python; experience with shell scripting, automation tools (such as Airflow or Luigi), database management (MySQL, Postgres, or similar), Javascript, UNIX/Linux, networking, AWS, and scheduling; exceptional candidates will also have experience with C++ and React.
  • Curious, self-motivated, and resourceful with a strong attention to detail.
  • Passion for emerging businesses & technologies.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to collaborate in a team environment.