Data Architect

Genesis

New York, NY, USA

Full Time

Jun 3

About Genesis

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. 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.


Join Our Team

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


About This Role – Data Architect

Genesis Trading is a seeking an talented Data Architect with experience designing and building large scale data sets including relational and time series data. The Data Architect will have hands on experience in low latency environments with deep understanding of data technology stacks from data modeling to underlying infrastructure particularly in a cloud based elastic infrastructure. The Data Architect should be passionate about understanding the business requirements and data flows for the trading technology data stores.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Design and implement comprehensive data strategy encompassing multiple data stores
  • Architect and deploy high availability strategy for data layers with trading platform
  • Create data models with high throughput, low latency requirements
  • Balance relational vs. time series data requirements in data model


Requirements

  • B.S. degree in computer science or related area (M.S. degree preferred)
  • 5+ years data architecture experience in digital currencies, FX, or other capital markets
  • Strong knowledge of relational and time series data
  • Strong knowledge of Linux operating systems, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud
  • Solid understanding of ETL processes and ability to comprehend complex data flows
  • Experience with scripting languages
  • Experience with SDLC processes


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


Benefits

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


Why Genesis

Genesis is dedicated to creating best-in-class infrastructure for institutional investors, developing advanced products that lower barriers, increase profitability and broaden access. Our team has decades of experience at top Wall Street investment banks and Silicon Valley technology firms, and includes leading experts in blockchain, distributed computing, cryptography and cybersecurity.


Digital Asset Ecosystem

Genesis operates at the heart of the digital asset ecosystem:

→ We are a subsidiary of Digital Currency Group (DCG), the largest investor in the bitcoin and blockchain space.

→ We have an unparalleled global network at the intersection of data, finance and technology.


Accelerating Momentum

Our addressable market is expanding rapidly as new institutional investors enter the space. Recent results include:

→ 400%+ Y/Y trading volume growth to $20.7 billion in trades

→ 400%+ Y/Y loan origination growth to $19 billion in originations

→ 300%+ Y/Y active loan growth to $3.9 billion in active loans outstanding

→ 400%+ Q/Q derivatives transaction growth to $5.9 billion in transactions


Diversity And Inclusion

Genesis invests in creating a welcoming environment where everyone can feel supported and connected at work.

→ We help employees develop a deep understanding of the problems we’re trying to solve.

→ We thrive on ideas driven by a broad range of perspectives.

→ We believe diverse teams lead to better products and bigger outcomes.


Genesis is an equal opportunity employer. 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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