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Algo. Trader Full Remote (F/M/D)



Paris, France
Posted on Friday, February 10, 2023

Job Description

You have strong quantitative analysis skills and you are in search of a challenge in the cryptocurrency environment? Then we have what you're looking for! As an Algo Trader NA, you'll have the opportunity to join a team focused on researching, interpreting, and capitalizing on crypto trading markets.

The Algo Trader will report directly to the Lead Trader in North America.

This position is a full remote position to work in the East Coast timezone (GMT-4). It's fundamental to live in this timezone, in countries such as Canada, Mexico, Brazil or others.

Your role and responsibilities:

  • Develop trading strategies around market-making, on spot markets
  • Conduct research to identify potential trading opportunities on centralized & decentralized exchanges
  • Collaborate with other teams to develop execution strategies
  • Define optimal liquidity to provide clients with
  • Manage day-to-day crypto operations (fund movements, transaction processing, reconciliations, settlements, loan tracking, account opening, P&L calculation, position management, etc.)


Background and experience

  • University degree (MSc or PhD preferred) in Finance, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics or related field
  • 3-4 years of working experience
  • Prior experience in trading within a global financial trading firm is mandatory
  • Prior experience working with Market Making is preferred
  • Strong understanding of decentralized exchanges and decentralized finance
  • Strong understanding of cryptocurrency concepts such as wallets, blockchains, smart contracts, and stablecoins required

Skills and personality

  • Curious and autonomous
  • Highly motivated and results-driven
  • Strong maths and analytical skills
  • Ability to successfully manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced collaborative environment
  • Professional proficiency in English


💸 Stock options

🌍 International environment (English is the main language)

💻 Top of the range equipment: Macbook, keyboard

🎉 Team events and offsites

🔜 Coming soon: gym memberships, international mobility & lot of other cool benefits!

👀 Other benefits depending on the country you are located

Recruitment process

👀 Are you interested in this job but feel you haven't ticked all the boxes? Don't hesitate to apply and tell us in the cover letter section why we should meet!

***Start date***: as soon as possible

📝 Here's what you can expect if you apply:

  1. Technical Test (80')
  2. HR call (20')
  3. Technical Interview (45')
  4. Chat with the Lead TA (30') and the Head of Department (30')

On the agenda: discussions rather than trick questions! These moments of exchange will allow you to understand how Flowdesk works and its values. But they are also (and above all) an opportunity for you to present your career path and your expectations for your next job!