Vice President - Credit Risk


Full Time

New York, NY, USA

Feb 1

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:

Genesis Trading is seeking a Vice President - Credit Risk with a strong background in counterparty credit risk evaluation, reporting directly to the Head of Risk. The Vice President - Credit Risk will focus on determining the credit-worthiness of existing and potential clients who transact in lending, OTC and derivatives products. The vice president will be responsible to design, prototype, validate, augment and manage the implementation of credit risk related initiatives.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assess portfolio credit risk
  • Engage in client conversations
  • Analyze credit data and financial information to determine risk
  • Augment internal credit risk rating model
  • Prepare reports based upon findings to help make decisions on lending/borrowing and credit-worthiness
  • Assemble and synthesize data needed to run risk management models
  • Assist in augmenting Enterprise Risk Management Framework
  • Liquidity management
  • Liaise with internal group on initiatives as necessary
  • Manage and train senior analyst/associate and aid in development
  • Manage junior credit team members
  • Training and development of junior staff members


  • 5-10 years in credit risk management in capital markets and/or crypto
  • Experience in modeling and implementing credit rating models
  • Working knowledge of collateral determination and margin call procedures
  • Proven track of designing and building risk reports in a real-time setup
  • Strong understanding of financial markets and products
  • Experience with SQL and/or Python is a plus


  • 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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