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Junior Trader Job Vacancies at BitMEX

Junior Trader Job Vacancies at BitMEX

Junior Trader Job Vacancies at BitMEX


BitMEX is an iconic trading platform that offers access to crypto products in the global digital asset financial markets. BitMEX allows users to buy, deposit, withdraw, convert, and trade with cryptocurrencies, and it currently supports purchases with 30+ fiat currencies. BitMEX has been at the forefront of crypto exchanges since 2014, revolutionising the industry with the invention of the perpetual swap (the most traded crypto product in history), and has continued to relentlessly innovate since then.

Financial Services
Company size
201-500 employees
Eden Island, Mahé
Bitcoin, Trading, financial technology, derivatives, financial services, cryptocurrency, and digital asset exchange

About the job

BitMEX is the world’s leading cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform, which has pioneered cryptocurrency trading through relentless commitment to change, and continues to set benchmarks for innovation, liquidity, and security today.

As the world’s most advanced peer-to-peer crypto-products trading platform and API, BitMEX gives knowledge, confidence, and precision to hundreds of thousands of traders, transacting billions of USD a day.


As part of the Trading Team, you will be responsible for maintaining the trading activities of the desk. You will support the day-to-day operation of our risk management platform and develop new features by working with key stakeholders at all levels of the organisation – translating business requirements into solutions.

Key responsibilities:

  • Continuously risk managing firm’s cryptocurrency assets
  • Ensuring that trading & risk management systems are operational 24/7
  • Developing and improving systematic strategies and analysing existing strategies’ performance.
  • Working closely with the technology team to continue the development of our internal trading and risk management systems.
  • Research the latest projects and developments in the cryptocurrency ecosystem


  • 2+ years of experience in trading at a financial institution, favourably in cryptocurrencies (spot and derivatives)
  • Strong analytical skills and sound knowledge of VBA, Python, SQL, KDB, etc.
  • Strategic thinking combined with problem-solving skills; a passion for digitalisation and an interest in development in the crypto space
  • Ability to think outside the box, adapt to new market environment and a confident communicator
  • An entrepreneurial mentality with the ability to work well under pressure and a strong sense of personal accountability and ownership

Join us, as we build a thriving cryptocurrency ecosystem through strategic investments in emerging cryptocurrency technology, and create the future of digital financial services.


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