Exchange Architect

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 12-06-2017
Exchange Architect 
Toronto, Canada
Very competitive base + bonus + benefits

Our client is building a next-generation bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange which is positioned to be a leader in the space. They have been involved with blockchain technology since 2013 and come from diverse backgrounds including quantitative finance, equity trading and software engineering. We are seeking enthusiastic and talented developers and architects to accelerate growth.  The successful candidate will love learning and thrive in a startup environment where succeeding with diverse challenges and constant change is part of the day to day work.
  • Define and execute an architectural vision for expanding our clients capabilities
  • Provide detailed technical leadership in order for the exchange to have extreme scalability, low latency and minimal downtime
  • Define and implement a devops strategy
  • Mentor developers
  • Clearly and regularly communicate with management and coworkers
  • Strictly adhere to all security protocols and processes and work diligently to protect the assets of the company and its customers
  • Oversee automated and scalability testing
  • Write technical documentation and presentations
  • Quickly and thoroughly learn new technologies required to perform duties
  • Other duties as required
Skills and Experience
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience as a key developer or architect having an impact at an existing equities, forex or crypto exchange
  • A proven ability to design and build highly scalable, highly responsive and highly available exchange
  • The ability to quickly and thoroughly learn new technologies
  • Great coding skills and ability to quickly write high quality code
  • We work with the following technologies. Demonstrated knowledge of many of these technologies is an asset:
    • Google Cloud Services
    • Java 8, Spring JHipster
    • JavaScript, Angular 4, and ChartIQ
    • HTML5, CSS3
    • HTTPS, JSON/ReST, STOMP/Websockets
    • SQL Postgres
    • RabbitMQ
    • Docker and Kubernetes
    • Dynatrace, ELK
    • Maven, JUnit, Karma, Protractor, Gatling,
    • Liquibase
    • Git and agile development processes and tools
  • Demonstrated understanding of projects from the perspective of both client and business
  • Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary
  • Experience with agile development processes

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