Crypto Trader


Financial Services - Front Office


New York, New York

Employment Type



A world-class buy-side firm specializing in Crypto Currency firm who trades their own assets as well, serves as a liquidity provider globally. The growth of the firm has taken off and so, we are looking to add new traders to the platform to support the client demands. The firm is located in New York, New York. 

Job Description:

Compensation : $150000 - $200000
Job ID : 9915


  • Develop, deploy & manage market making algorithms for cryptocurrencies
  • Manage execution of trades for the portfolio across many liquidity sources, using your trading skills to minimize market impact
  • Work with quantitative analysts, developers & researchers to improve models and create new strategies
  • Manage portfolio risk while maintaining oversight of multiple trading algorithms
  • Identify & react to market trends & opportunities
  • Support other traders across the firm including their asset management division

Job Requirements:


  • 3 - 6 years experience in electronic trading, with a focus on cryptocurrency (strong Fx market making & systematic traders will be considered)
  • Strong knowledge of the digital asset space and desire to be at the forefront of crypto market development
  • Experience with multiple asset classes, including spot, futures, FX, and options
  • Ability to work with quant researchers & developers to collaborate on back-testing & running sims on trading strategies
  • Advanced degree with concentration on STEM
  • Strong technical skills with ability to use advanced technologies to deploy & manage trading strategies




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