Defi Trader
Posted on 3/28/2023
London, UK
Experience Level
  • Professional trading experience in cryptoasset sectors
  • Expert level understanding of DeFi markets, protocols, and projects
  • Professional experience using Python, Nodejs, Rust, or similar in a trading and/or blockchain context preferred
  • Proven idea generation and investment track record
  • Ability to articulate and troubleshoot trades, strategies, and systems
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Must have a sense of urgency and ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Manage a multi-strategy DeFi focused cryptoassets portfolio, including the execution of trades, balance sheet management, and risk management
  • Generate and pursue trading and yield farming ideas in DeFi sectors based on fundamental and quantitative research
  • Contribute to all other aspects of trading activities including: trade postings, position reconciliation, risk management tasks, identifying opportunities, research, and post trade analysis
  • Participate in the design and formation of trading systems and strategies; continuously work with team members to improve these systems
  • Stay current with changes in system functionality, market structure changes, and industry developments
  • Communicate closely with our globally distributed, multi-disciplinary team
Desired Qualifications
  • A strong understanding of futures, options, and lending markets is a plus

1,001-5,000 employees

Proprietary trading firm
Company Overview
DRW's mission is to build revolutionary finance. The company is doing this by building a system that applies modeling, technology and quantitative research to identify opportunities in the global financial markets.
  • Daily catered breakfast & lunch
  • Massages
  • Social events
  • Gym subsidy
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Monthly tastings
  • Game room
  • On-site yoga classes and meditation
  • Employee led affinity groups
  • Mentor/mentee outings
  • Trivia nights
  • Educational opportunities
  • DRW-sponsored sports teams
  • Poker tournament
  • Private mother's suite
Company Core Values
  • Integrity - In order to collaborate thoughtfully and build strong relationships, we value transparency and hold ourselves and our people accountable.
  • Critical thought - We like solving problems and discussing technical and research topics. We question what we think we know.
  • Learning - Continual growth and exploration, both formally and in our day-to-day interactions, helps build our skills individually and as a team.
  • Challenge consensus - We achieve the highest standard of success by challenging our decision making every day. Our formula? Strong opinions, loosely held.
  • Preparation - Always be prepared for the expected and the unexpected. We adapt as the markets evolve, and in-depth research helps us do that.
  • Respect - Our work environment is diverse, and that diversity makes us stronger. We collaborate thoughtfully, and hold each other in high regard.
  • Sense of urgency - In a fast-paced industry, we adapt and are always ready to act. Priorities shift, objectives evolve and we move quickly to adjust.