Digital Assets Trader

Digital Assets Trader

Flow Traders is a market making firm headquatered in Amsterdam.

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Flow Traders is looking for an experienced Digital Assets Trader to join our growing global Trading team. The ideal candidate exhibits strong logical reasoning and mathematical skills along with a passion for the financial markets. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business.  We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities. If you aim high, the sky is the limit!

As a Digital Assets Trader at Flow, you will be part of a highly innovative and successful global team that trades on various Cryptocurrency exchanges with a focus on ensuring round the clock liquidity within these markets. In this role, you will be tasked to implement successful strategies in collaboration with the global team that will increase the overall profitability of our Digital Assets business as part of Flow Traders’ strategic growth plan.

 

What You Will Do 

  • Generate and implement new trading strategies on various Cryptocurrency exchanges taking into consideration potential risks
  • Research and back test various strategies that capitalize on market opportunities and leverage global team expertise to make informed trading decisions
  • Manage trading positions and ensure essential information is captured accurately
  • Explore the international cryptocurrency market to identify new opportunities and products that align with Flow Traders growth strategy
  • Work with the global Digital Assets team and share relevant insights related to market developments that improve our trading activities
  • Focus on technical improvements on the desk while also automating various daily processes

 

What You Need To Succeed

  • Minimum 2 years of experience trading on various Cryptocurrency exchanges
  • University Degree, preferably in Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics, Engineering, Finance, or related
  • In depth knowledge in trading digital assets with experience trading on global exchanges in mandatory
  • Innovative and creative personality with a keen passion for the financial markets
  • Competitive with a goal oriented mindset
  • Keen interest in quantitative systems

 

Recruitment Process 

  1. Submit your resume and motivation letter
  2. Meet with members of our Global Digital Assets Trading team
  3. Meet with Heads of Trading

*Please note that the recruitment process will take place virtually or in person, but this position will be required to report in-person at our New York office.

Where permitted by applicable law, all new hires as of August 15th 2021, will be required to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Accommodations related to this requirement will be available for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

 

What We Offer 

At Flow Traders, we acknowledge the importance of open and transparent communication whether it be with our employees, our stakeholders, or our local and global communities.

When it comes to salary, Flow Traders uses reliable market research to create base ranges. Where candidates will fall within the range depends on a few different factors including but not limited to level of experience, location, and specific skill set. 

We also consider ourselves one global team, and to demonstrate that, all employees are eligible to share in the company’s success through an annual discretionary variable remuneration allocated based on company, group and individual performance and contribution.

Per the NYC Salary Transparency Law, the total compensation for this role includes a base of $135,000 - $200,000 plus annual discretionary variable remuneration.

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with an extensive onboarding program, access to Flow Academy, the best working environment, the latest technology and continuous support. We go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started and stimulate innovation and collaboration through teamwork and our non-hierarchical approach. In addition to salary and annual discretionary variable remuneration, we offer other fantastic perks and benefits, such as:

  • Medical, Vision, Dental Insurance coverage with generous employer contributions up to 100% for medical
  • 401k plan with generous match
  • In-house lounge with a bar, game consoles, poker & billiards tables
  • Daily catered lunch, cold brew coffee on tap and a fully stocked kitchen
  • Bi-weekly table massages and haircuts
  • Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year
  • Reimbursed gym membership, home equipment and other wellness initiatives
  • Global rotations between our offices worldwide
  • Flow Academy for continuous learning and opportunities to attend industry seminars and conferences
  • and more!

 

Flow Traders does not accept unsolicited resumes from any professional staffing or search firms. All resumes, and any other information identifying potential candidates, submitted to any employee at Flow Traders via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid and signed search agreement will be deemed free to contact by Flow Traders without any restrictions and no placement fee of any kind will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Flow Traders.