Trading Systems Engineer – REMOTE

at Michael Page
Location Aiken, TX
Date Posted September 16, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Contractor


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We are looking for a Trading Systems Engineer who is motivated to bring their skills and experience working in settlements, payments or related fin-tech areas to our technology stack.

Client Details

Blockchain/ Cryptocurrency Company


Responsibilities will include working with technical leadership and other developers to implement post-trade settlement functionality within our NodeJS-based back end architecture. You will be working with internal and external parties to integrate with blockchain systems and APIs as well as the FIX (Financial Information eXchange) protocol.


  • 7+ years' experience building, leading and maintaining multi-layer, services-oriented applications for settlements, payments or a similar fin-tech service
  • Extensive experience of NodeJS and common packages, architectures
  • Experience designing, maintaining and expanding APIs via REST, WebSocket and other technologies
  • Experience building tool chain applications, agents, services, server and client applications in NodeJS or similar
  • Thorough working knowledge (and preferably DBA experience) working with a variety of database, NoSQL and other storage technologies in NodeJS (at least including PostgreSQL and Redis)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with the following is also beneficial:
    • NestJS
    • Typescript
    • Docker
    • Message queues
    • Blockchain, cryptocurrency and smart contracts
    • FIX protocol

Job Offer

  • Bonus, stock and token options
  • PTO
  • 401k plan
  • Health/vision/dental family plans w/ employee contribution
  • Fully-loaded MacBook Pro
  • 100% Remote