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Sr C# Software Engineer (Crypto Trading)




About our client and project:

Our client is a leading institutional provider for digital assets, recognized for pioneering institutional-grade liquidity to major trading platforms in 2015. Since then, they have been instrumental in fostering stability within cryptocurrency markets. Offering a comprehensive regulated platform for digital assets and tailored investment solutions, they cater specifically to sophisticated non-US investors and institutions. Their scope includes Asset Management, Trading, Custody, and Market Making.

With over nine years of expertise in digital assets and more than twenty years in traditional finance, our client provides expert insights and solutions that navigate the dynamic field of digital assets. They combine deep technical and trading proficiency with established industry relationships to deliver sophisticated solutions to their counterparts.


Our team is seeking a talented and experienced Risk Software Engineer specializing in building cryptocurrency risk systems using C#. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of robust, scalable, and secure trading systems. We are looking for a dedicated, methodical, and versatile risk software engineer with the experience and passion to solve tough problems with scalable, high-performance code.

We seek a teammate who can thrive in a dynamic environment with competing priorities and approaches. You will work collaboratively with fellow engineers to create highly scalable, distributed services.

As a Risk Software Engineer, you will play a key role in designing, developing, and maintaining our cryptocurrency risk infrastructure. Leveraging your expertise in C#, you will create efficient and reliable solutions that enable seamless risk control experiences for our users. This position offers the chance to work in a dynamic and collaborative environment, contributing to the growth and success of our platform.


Risk System Development:

- Design, implement, and maintain high-performance cryptocurrency risk systems using C#.

- Ensure scalability, reliability, and security of the risk infrastructure.

- Contribute to the development of a world-class system for on-chain and off-chain transactions.

- Work on financial accounting reporting and ledgers, high-volume trade processing, and reconciliations.


- Work closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers, frontend developers, and system architects, to understand requirements and deliver integrated solutions.


- Identify and implement optimizations to enhance the performance and efficiency of risk APIs.

- Conduct code reviews to maintain code quality and adhere to best practices.


- Implement and enforce security best practices to safeguard the integrity of the risk platform.

- Stay informed about the latest industry standards and security trends in the cryptocurrency space.


- Create comprehensive and well-structured technical documentation for risk APIs, ensuring ease of use for internal and external developers.

Troubleshooting and Support:

- Collaborate with other engineers, quants, and traders to diagnose and resolve technical issues related to the risk system. Provide technical support as needed to ensure the smooth functioning of the trading platform.


- Commitment to the highest ethical standards while working with sensitive data.

- Knowledge of forex and cross-asset trading fundamentals.

- Understanding of risk management, portfolio accounting, securities clearing/settlement, and regulatory compliance.

- Experience reconciling large disparate data sets.

- Strong development skills and a keen interest in exploring new technologies.

- Experience working with cryptocurrencies, such as trading digital assets, using crypto platforms, or transferring coins on blockchain.

- Familiarity with 3rd party software providers (Murex, Calypso, etc.).

- Proficiency in C# and a strong understanding of object-oriented programming principles.

- Solid experience with API development, including RESTful APIs.

- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

- Previous experience working in the financial or fintech industry.

Working at Our Client:

Our client's dynamic team comprises some of the best talents in digital assets, traditional finance, and technology. They foster a collegiate environment with a relentless focus on their mission and team. They seek individuals who share their values and principles, such as entrepreneurial spirit, trust, collaboration, humility, innovation, and a risk and compliance mindset.

For more information make sure to contact Andrés Altuve.




$150,000 / Annually