Trader

  • DOE
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BitMEX
  • 20 May 19

As a member of the Risk Management and Market Making Team you will be responsible for maintaining trading activities of the desk and developing new trading strategies to efficiently provide liquidity on the BitMEX trading platform and managing the Company’s funds. We are seeking highly motivated and open minded traders to support the day-to-day operation of our risk management and market making platform and develop new features by working with key stakeholders as all levels of the organization - translating business requirements into solutions.

Responsibilities

  • Continuously risk managing firm’s cryptocurrency assets
  • Ensuring that market making systems are operational 24/7
  • Developing and improving crypto trading algos
  • Analysing existing strategies’ performance
  • Working closely with the technology desk on improving trading and risk management tools

Requirements

  • Three or more years of experience in trading at a financial institution
  • Strong analytical skills and quantitative background
  • Ability to think outside the box and adapt to new market environment
  • Strong problem-solving skills and be a confident communicator
  • Interest in the cryptocurrency industry
  • An entrepreneurial mentality with the ability to work well under pressure and a strong sense of personal accountability and ownership

Desirable skills

  • Knowledge of the crypto trading space
  • Experience in algo trading and/or market making
  • Basic programming skills