Job title: Software Engineer - Crypto
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Technology
Expertise: AWS C++ Software Engineers Technology
Skills: fx developer development software engineer distributed computing engineers quantitative developers liquidity FPGA Hardware
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: New York County, United States
Job published: 10/19/2021
Job ID: 32749

Job Description

Software Engineer - Crypto

About the Role:


A global systematic hedge fund is looking for a Lead Software Engineer to head up its Multi-Billion Crypto technology trading platform. Looking for a candidate with strong crypto technology experience and electronic trading systems experience across multiple disciplines including strategy development and market access. Based in NYC City or full-time remote.


Our client's approach to technology is ambitious, yet pragmatic; teams are empowered to solve challenging business problems, collaborating with equally motivated traders and researchers to engineer the right solutions for the business




  • Design, write and test a full-stack crypto trading platform across multiple languages and multiple environments include cloud platforms
  • Work closely with trading and other business partners to iterate on agile stories to deliver software to production quickly that is fit for the purpose
  • A self-starter who can support the application built to quickly triage issues and drive the resolution effort through completion


What We’re Looking For:


  • Full-stack trading application development; algorithms, and data structures
  • Expertise in C++ or Java preferably also proficiency in Java and Node.JS
  • Experience with Docker, AWS, CI/CD tools (GitLab & Artifactory), Kubernetes, Hazelcast or Kafka
  • Financial industry development experience with Crypto trading and Blockchain
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with a team as well as independently
  • Outstanding analytical, problem-solving, and organisational skills


*Competitive compensation and bonus on offer. in addition to an accelerating career progression as this is a part of a new team build out.