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LaToken

Billion retail and institutional traders of crypto and derivatives.

Aug, 11

Fully Remote

Finance

Worldwide

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Head of Trading

LATOKEN Digital Wallet is growing 35-100% per month on the multibillion money users worldwide market. We made financial account opening as easy as on Instagram. Yet, there are more people who need to manage money rather than photos. We will be bigger than the social wallet.

Role: Head of Trading
Unit: Trading Systems

Mission:
Billion retail and institutional traders of crypto and derivatives.

Main performance number: Daily Trading Volume
Second performance number: Active Traders
Third performance number: % Uptime

Functions:
• Happy Traders : Institutional and retail traders rate us among top 5 exchanges by NPS for low latency, downtime and infrastructure quality, and instruments variety.
• Production Stability : Address production outages on priority and arrange appropriate fixes, in tight time manner if required.
• Matching Engine : Ensure matching engine handles 100k TPS and you have a plan to scale to 1m TPS before we are crashed.
• Team : Hire trading experienced developers eager to build new capital markets and ensure champions challenge low standards and lead by example. Make roles well defined to hire and manage professionals.
• Low Latency : Reduce roundtrip latency to 100 microseconds for co-located trading systems and decrease overall latency index.
• High Liquidity : Ensure high liquidity with ECN integrations and/or market makers.
• Order Management : Develop iceberg, stop limit orders and other order management tools.
• Margin Trading : Launch Margin trading team and product.
• Futures : Launch Futures team and product.
• Derivatives : Launch Derivatives team and product.
• Risk Control : Risk system prevents execution of orders violating risk policies.
• Connectivity : Institutional grade connectivity FIX/FAST, ECN, order routing, data feeds etc.
• Architecture : Map architecture, use for onboarding and making responsibility domains clear.

Requirement skills and experience:
• 5+ years of management of a trading desk or development of trading systems in a Tier 1 trading desk.
• Experience in two of: market making, institutional sales, crypto trading, trading desk or trading development management.
• Strong team management skills, can hire, manage and motivate champion product managers, dealers and developers.
• Have an architectural vision of high load trading systems and trading microstructure.
• Client-oriented, test the product and understand traders' pains.
• Knowledge of Python for analytics at fingertips.
• Strong work ethics, take responsibility for results, transparent problem-solver.

Reward:
• We give proof that a teammate's life made an impact - LATOKEN share in Nasdaq index and millions in your pockets from vested options.
• Breakthrough technology and Product - Market - Timing Fit.
• Worldwide multibillion users market.
• 2x traders growth CAGR and 4.7 Google play rating.
• Multibillion worldwide market.
• Join us to build the first digital exchange wallet with a billion users.

Feel a great fit - apply now or forward to a great candidate.