This is where you come in — we are looking for someone to stand up and operate a block trading desk for GDAX. You will serve as the trusted counterparty to the world’s largest traders, establishing GDAX as the premier block trading destination in the industry. You will work closely with our Product, Sales, and Risk teams to provide on and off-exchange execution options for institutions and HNW individuals. If you’re excited about bringing a new asset class to the financial world, this is the right team for you. A little about us: we are a cross-functional, product-driven team dedicated to building the premier digital asset exchange in the world. We value positive energy, continuous learning, and clear communication and are committed to building a diverse and inclusive environment for people from all backgrounds.
- Establish GDAX as the premier block trading destination in the industry
- Develop, manage, and grow desk trading volume for institutions and HNW individuals
- Exercise prudent risk-taking decisions for the company and its clients
- Maintain the highest standards of client confidentiality and professional market conduct
- 6+ years working on a trading desk, preferably with experience facilitating block trades in a variety of asset classes including FX, commodities, fixed income, and derivatives.
- Experience in a risk-taking role at an investment bank, hedge fund, or investment management firm
- Excellent data analysis, relationship management, and interpersonal communication skills
- Demonstrated passion for trading digital assets such as bitcoin, ether, and litecoin
- Entrepreneurial mindset with a desire to build a business from the ground up