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Trader, Associate new

Our growing team is made up of skilled traders who combine knowledge of traditional financial markets with crypto experience to provide best in class execution…...

Empower the Individual Through Crypto

Gemini is a crypto exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, store, and earn more than 30 cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, litecoin, and Zcash. Gemini is a New York trust company that is subject to the capital reserve requirements, cybersecurity requirements, and banking compliance standards set forth by the New York State Department of Financial Services and the New York Banking Law. Gemini was founded in 2014 by twin brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to empower the individual through crypto.

Crypto is about giving you greater choice, independence, and opportunity. We are here to help you on your journey. We build crypto products that are simple, elegant, and secure. Whether you are an individual or an institution, we want to help you buy, sell, and store your bitcoin and cryptocurrency. Crypto is not just a technology, it’s a movement.

The Department: Gemini Trading

Our growing team is made up of skilled traders who combine knowledge of traditional financial markets with crypto experience to provide best in class execution for our clients. As a member of this department you will cover client management and execution services for both crypto native funds and traditional asset managers. On the cutting edge of execution services, this department will evolve into both new products and new jurisdictions as the market progresses and regulation permits.

The Role: Junior Trader

Gemini’s Trading team is looking for a Trader – Associate. In this role, you will be responsible for assisting the Sales & Trading team with handling order flow and OTC execution on weekends. This role will be responsible for managing the trading portfolio on weekend hours, as a result normal weekday schedule will be flexible.

Assist and execute orders on weekends, taking OTC orders from clients and booking orders on client accounts

Review and assist in the implementation of general and administrative issues

Review all activity for accuracy of account information

Ensures correct ticket entry and order routing

Comply with applicable trading mandate defined by management and risk department

Proactive in dealing with operational issues and escalate if necessary

BS/MS in Computer Science

1+ year of working experience on a sell-side trading desk (equities, FX, fixed income, etc…)

Basic understanding of financial derivatives or interest to learn

Strong interest in financial markets and cryptocurrency markets in particular

Excellent data analysis and communication skills

You must be able to work weekend hours

Proficiency with Python

Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of the crypto institutional landscape

Strong understanding of trading digital assets

Hands on experience analyzing big datasets (order books), working with APIs

It Pays to Work Here

We take a holistic approach to compensation at Gemini, which includes:

Competitive Compensation and Profit-Sharing Equity

Flexible vacation policy

Retirement Plan Matching

Generous Parental leave

Comprehensive health plans

Training and professional development

At Gemini, we strive to build diverse teams that reflect the people we want to empower through our products, and we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. Equal Opportunity is the Law, and Gemini is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer. If you have a specific need that requires accommodation, please let a member of the People Team know.