Head of Risk

Previous professional or personal experience in cryptocurrency investments. Develop quantitative and qualitative risk models (both financial and non-financial…...

Tesseract Investment, a diversified institutional digital asset lender, is looking for Head of Risk to develop and operate risk management systems and processes for our cryptocurrency lending platform.

Your responsibilities

Develop quantitative and qualitative risk models (both financial and non-financial risks)

Develop and operate risk monitoring & reporting systems

Collaborate with stakeholders in sales, legal & compliance, and tech departments to develop & optimise risk management processes

Take an active role in product development, providing input from risk management perspective to cross-functional product teams

What we expect from you

5+ years professional experience from risk management in financial institution

In-depth understanding of complex financial instruments and related risks

Strong data science toolkit, including expert knowledge of SQL, Python, and/or other relevant tools

Previous professional or personal experience in cryptocurrency investments

Self-starter attitude and ability to drive development projects independently

Solid written and oral English communication skills

Undergraduate degree in mathematics, economics, finance, or related field

About Tesseract

We are a forerunner and one of the longest-standing market participants in the digital asset lending market. As a well-funded high growth firm, we pride ourselves on our proprietary technology and innovative products. We are a team of high-performers with clients all around the world. Read more about us on our website and careers portal.

Who you will be working with

The 20-strong team is a group of high-performers with great communication & interpersonal skills. We know when to take initiative but also when to ask for help. All of us strive for high-velocity and high-quality output. We love the dynamic and high-pressured environment as it drives us to be the next generation of problem-solvers that we are.

What’s in it for you

Competitive pay, perks, and benefits

✨ Meritocracy based culture and a highly competent team

️ Three weeks of paid holiday, guaranteed

A front-row seat to the global digital asset market, especially within lending

Opportunity to learn with the best in finance, tech, and digital assets

Chance to contribute to building world-changing solutions

Great professional growth opportunities

The application process

1️⃣ Send us your best application

2️⃣ Pre-qualification (cover letter, qualifications, references)

3️⃣ Interview

4️⃣ 2nd interview

5️⃣ Founder interview

6️⃣ Hiring & Onboarding

No Finnish language requirement. If you are passionate about cryptocurrencies and want to be in the forefront of defining digital finance Tesseract might just be the right place for you.