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Software Engineer

Company: Genesis Global Trading, Inc.
Location: Woodhaven
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

About Genesis

Genesis is a global leader in institutional digital asset markets. We provide a single point of access for digital asset trading, derivatives, borrowing, lending, custody and prime brokerage services.

Genesis facilitates billions in trades, loans and transactions on a monthly basis. We have a proven track record driving results for some of the largest digital asset-focused hedge funds, quant funds, family offices, VC's, market makers and exchanges.

Join Our Team

Genesis is expanding to solve some of the toughest challenges in digital asset financial markets.

About This Role - Software Engineer

Genesis is seeking a talented Software Engineer with experience building low-latency trading platforms, preferably in the digital currency or foreign exchange markets. The Software Engineer will report directly to the Head of Engineering and focus on order management and order routing development. Flexibility to develop cross language, particularly in Go, Java, and Python, preferred.

Primary Responsibilities

Develop and maintain core Java, Go, and Python trading platforms components
Develop and integrate automated unit tests for software developed
Review and recommend architectural improvements
Participate in design sessions with development team
Troubleshoot production impacting issues providing timely solutions


B.S. degree in computer science or related area (M.S. degree preferred)
3+ years development experience in digital currencies, FX, or other capital markets environment
Strong knowledge of object-oriented programming and design
Strong knowledge of low-latency programming and lock free algorithms
Solid understanding of developing software sympathetic to modern CPU architectures
Solid understanding of FIX Engines and FIX Protocol
Solid understanding of Linux Operating Systems
Solid understanding of relational and NoSQL databases
Experience with scripting languages
Experience with SDLC processes

Personal Attributes

Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Self-starter yet knows when to ask for help and works great in a team
Strives to simultaneously achieve high-velocity and high-quality output
Willingness and ability to meet aggressive deadlines
Thrives in a dynamic and high-pressured environment
Proven troubleshooting and problem-solving skills


Competitive benefits package
Flexible time off

Why Genesis

Genesis is dedicated to creating best-in-class infrastructure for institutional investors, developing advanced products that lower barriers, increase profitability and broaden access. Our team has decades of experience at top Wall Street investment banks and Silicon Valley technology firms, and includes leading experts in blockchain, distributed computing, cryptography and cybersecurity.

Digital Asset Ecosystem

Genesis operates at the heart of the digital asset ecosystem:

--' We are a subsidiary of Digital Currency Group (DCG), the largest investor in the bitcoin and blockchain space.

--' We have an unparalleled global network at the intersection of data, finance and technology.

Accelerating Momentum

Our addressable market is expanding rapidly as new institutional investors enter the space. Recent results include:

--' 300%+ Y/Y trading volume growth

--' 400%+ Y/Y loan origination growth

--' 300%+ Y/Y active loan growth

--' 150%+ Q/Q derivatives transaction growth

Diversity And Inclusion

Genesis invests in creating a welcoming environment where everyone can feel supported and connected at work.

--' We help employees develop a deep understanding of the problems we're trying to solve.

--' We thrive on ideas driven by a broad range of perspectives.

--' We believe diverse teams lead to better products and bigger outcomes.

Please review our Privacy Polices for CCPA and GDPR here

Genesis is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Keywords: Genesis Global Trading, Inc., New York , Software Engineer, IT / Software / Systems , Woodhaven, New York

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