Hudson River Trading (HRT)

May 12, 2023

Crypto Trading Support Engineer

32,000 (est.)

Are you passionate about technology and crypto trading? Do you thrive in a high-performance environment and enjoy solving complex problems? If you possess excellent communication skills and a can-do attitude, we have an exciting opportunity for you at Hudson River Trading (HRT).


As a Crypto Electronic Trading Support Engineer at HRT, you will play a crucial role in managing our live trading environment and ensuring seamless operations. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Order Flow: Handling order flow from HRT’s trading desks
  • Trading Day Support: Ensure a smooth trading day by promptly responding to external market alerts and outages.
  • External Parties Liaison: Interface with exchanges and other external parties to provide trading support.
  • SME: You will be the first line of defense when the inevitable happens, and the subject matter expert on recent changes to the production trading platform.


To excel in this role, we are seeking candidates with the following qualifications and attributes:

  • Quantitative Background: Bachelor's degree in a quantitative discipline such as Computer Science, Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics.
  • UNIX Systems Knowledge: Working knowledge of UNIX systems to navigate and troubleshoot trading platforms effectively.
  • Scripting Proficiency: Experience with a scripting language such as Python, Perl, or Bash to automate tasks and streamline processes.
  • Effective Communication: Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface effectively with developers and traders.
  • Flexibility and Organization: Willingness to work a regular shifted schedule, including weekends and evenings. Strong organizational skills with high attention to detail.
  • Thriving in High-Pressure Environments: Excitement to work independently in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.
  • Crypto Enthusiasm: Strong interest in the crypto space, staying updated on digital assets trends in your spare time.
  • Series 7/57 Certification: Series 7/57 certification or willingness to obtain certification is a plus.


By joining HRT as a Crypto Trading Support Engineer, you will become part of a dynamic and highly productive team. We offer competitive compensation, a collaborative work environment, and the opportunity to work on a broad range of projects using cutting-edge tools and technologies. As a pioneer in algorithmic trading, you will contribute to shaping the future of electronic trading.

  • £32,000 (est.)

Don't miss out on this exceptional opportunity to be part of a scientific approach to trading financial products. Apply now to join our team and make your mark in the world of electronic trading.

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