We’re currently looking for a Finance/Trading Engineer to join our team, With experience building trading engines and/or working from traditional finance. Must be self-driven, and with the experience, motivation and capacity to contribute to our vision. You will work remotely. Self-motivation is essential for all our team members. No one on the team will micro-manage you. We are looking for team members who are comfortable using their initiative and seeing it through to completion. You will be part of a dynamic, fast-paced team, and have the chance to shape the direction of Bitfinex as we grow.


Strong C++ skills and interpreted languages such Node.js and Ruby, with ability to performance optimize code

  • Knowledge and experience with microservices architecture
  • Experience building trading engines and/or working from traditional finance
  • Experience in spot and margin/derivatives trading concepts
  • Ability to write unit tests
  • Comfortable with high-availability concepts
  • Have actively participated in the development of a sophisticated platform as one of the leading developers
  • Ability to quickly learn new technologies
  • Other technologies of interest: Message queues (ZeroMQ, RabbitMQ, Redis, …), Job Queues
  • Nice to have: Experience in blockchain integration