Operations Manager, Derivatives


Full Time

New York, NY, USA

Jan 15

Genesis is a global leader in institutional digital asset markets. We provide a single point of access for digital asset trading, derivatives, borrowing, lending, custody and prime brokerage services.

Genesis facilitates billions in trades, loans and transactions on a monthly basis, including over $25 billion in 2020 YTD. We have a proven track record driving results for some of the largest digital asset-focused hedge funds, quant funds, family offices, VC’s, market makers and exchanges.

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Genesis is expanding to solve some of the toughest challenges in digital asset financial markets.

About This Role – Operations Manager, Derivatives

Genesis is seeking a motivated and organized Operations Manager to lead the Derivatives Operations team. This role reports directly to the VP of Operations and works closely with all facets of the company, namely our Derivatives traders and Legal team. This will be an exciting role with an opportunity to help build operational processes from the ground up and grow a team of dedicated analysts. The ideal candidate will have some similar experience in a cryptocurrency firm or traditional finance.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Oversee the settlement and clearing of all Derivatives trades
  • Build and maintain digital currency ledgers and tracking flows
  • Manage daily reconciliation of trade blotters and currency balances
  • Ensure timely reporting and execution of trading activity
  • Hire, train and manage 1-2 Operations Analysts
  • Assist in developing strategic and operational frameworks necessary to grow and support business goals
  • Assist in optimizing middle- and back-office processes
  • Collaborate with system and strategy developers for analysis and debugging of technical issues


  • 3-5 years in traditional finance, capital markets and/or digital currencies
  • Background in Derivatives is required
  • BS in finance, economics or other analytical programs
  • Experience with back office functions on a trading desk
  • Experience with settlement and clearing processes
  • Technical proficiency with Python and SQL experience preferred
  • Ability to work with and adopt different software/hardware across multiple platforms

Personal Attributes

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-starter yet knows when to ask for help and works great in a team
  • Strives to simultaneously achieve high-velocity and high-quality output
  • Willingness and ability to meet aggressive deadlines
  • Thrives in a dynamic and high-pressured environment
  • Proven troubleshooting and problem-solving skills


  • Comprehensive health, vision, dental and FSA benefits
  • Flexible time off

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Genesis is a global leader in institutional digital asset markets, facilitating billions in trades, loans and transactions on a monthly basis.

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