A career at Kronos is not only an opportunity to become an expert in quant trading; it is a precious chance to shape the future of digital asset trading and management

Big Data & Systems Engineer
Tech / Engineering
Job Description

We are not just another company. You are not just another applicant. Those with top-notch creativity and logical reasoning abilities, those who dare to think they can change this world and those who seek the truth no matter the hours or the difficulty – you are strongly encouraged to apply.

In this role, you will be designing and supporting our 'big data' initiatives across dozens of cryptocurrency exchanges and thousands of tickers. We record and process large amounts of data every day, and your efforts in developing a reliable, scalable, and automatic system for working with data are essential to the firm's success. This is a great role for someone with a strong technical mentality, an attention to detail, and a love for data analysis. You will be writing python, shell scripts, and c++, and interacting with distributed systems such as Amazon Web Services, Alibaba Cloud, and our internal research cluster.

KRONOS leverages more than a decade of successful trading experience at the world’s most elite trading institutions (Citadel Securities, Tower Research, Virtu) to democratize access to the quantitative hedge fund space. This is your chance to work with some of the world’s most talented quantitative trading talent without having to move overseas.

Requirements
  • Ensuring that our market data processes are operational, reliable, and correct in specifications
  • Developing intelligent and distributed production processes
  • Connecting to new exchanges in the quickly changing cryptocurrency landscape
  • Expanding our big data processes to traditional markets outside of cryptocurrency
  • Building data processing systems to support thousands of research tasks
Preferred
  • Familiarity with Linux systems
Company Benefits
  • Annual leave/paid sick leave/flexible vacation
  • Bonus-based incentive structure dependent on company and individual performance
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free meals, snacks, beverage and fruits
  • Annual health check
  • Fun team building activities like movies, sailing, offsite vacations, happy hours
  • Diverse and inclusive work environment
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