Crypto Execution Trader


Division

Financial Services

Location

New York, New York

Employment Type

Permanent



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A global e-Crypto/e-Fx Financial Services firm seeks to hire an an exceptional, self-motivated individual to their growing Asset Management team as a Trader. This hire will work with the lead portfolio manager & a team of 4 research analysts to identify investment opportunities, provide insights on market trends, and actively trade the positions in the book.

Job Description:


Compensation : $0 - $0
Job ID : 14367

 

  • Build & maintain relationships with prime brokers and exchanges globally
  • Ensure best execution of orders across execution venues
  • As part of a larger team, participate in generation of ideas, identify & take advantage of trends and arbitrages in the marketplace
  • Monitor markets and provide insights to inform investment decisions and provide trading recommendations
  • Writing best execution policy and trading policy
  • Work with Head of Operations to reconcile & confirm trades and asset deposits at Custodial banks
  • Build Best Practices, processes & procedures that will be adopted firm-wide
  • Assist in preparation of all Fund administrative functions in coordination w in-house teams  


Job Requirements:


 

Prior Institutional experience trading cryptocurrencies is required for this role.  (No exceptions on Institutional experience)

  • 5+ years actively trading in the Crypto marketplace on an Institutional platform preferably from a Hedge Fund, Exchange or Proprietary trading shop. Will consider sell side traders but must be within an accredited Crypto platform
  • Intimate working knowledge of crypto markets, especially trading in illiquid currencies
  • Experience in, and knowledge of, fund operations, both middle & back office
  • Prior experience in index fund trading operations
  • Desire to participate in industry and investment research
  • Highly process driven with problem solving ability
  • Expertise in Python & SQL important to role  
  • Experience with decentralized algorithmic platforms (ie, dydx, UniSwap, Compound, et al)
  • Experience with Solidity a major plus
  • Strong communication skills & attention to detail critical to role

 

Disclosure:  The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

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