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(Senior) Software Engineer - Java (Quant Platform - Defi)



Software Engineering
Hong Kong
Posted on Monday, December 11, 2023

Who We Are

At OKX, we believe our future is reshaped with technology. Founded in 2017, OKX is one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency spot and derivatives exchanges. OKX innovatively adopted blockchain technology to reshape the financial ecosystem by offering some of the most diverse and sophisticated products, solutions, and trading tools on the market. Trusted by more than 20 million users in over 180 regions globally, OKX strives to provide an engaging platform that empowers every individual to explore the world of crypto. In addition to its world-class DeFi exchange, OKX serves its users with OKX Insights, a research arm that is at the cutting edge of the latest trends in the cryptocurrency industry. With its extensive range of crypto products and services, and unwavering commitment to innovation, OKX vision is a world of financial access backed by blockchain and the power of decentralized finance.
We invest in our people as much as we invest in technology. We are united by our engaging culture, here we win as a team, embrace changes, and do the right thing. We are committed to creating a friendly, rewarding and diverse environment for OKers. It doesn’t matter where you come from, here everyone feels valued, respected and has the same opportunities to develop and thrive — we want to bring out the best in you.

About Quant Platform

Quant Platform provides cutting-edge technology that covers all aspects of crypto trading. We build low-latency connectivity to global crypto venues, strategy services for automated pricing and trading bots, high-frequency data capturing and analysis, and state-of-art micro frontend for trading management.

If you are a strong technologist who is excited about the potentials of crypto trading, interested in fully-automated algo bots, we should talk.

About the Opportunity

We are looking for Java Software Engineer for Quant Platform, who will be aligned directly to liquidity management team on Defi Trading gateway and blockchain signature service development. It’s a unique opportunity for one to get exposure on Defi trading system development, where one can contribute his expertise and grow with the company and industry. The successful candidate will work closely with a professional and experienced team with strong Crypto/Defi trading background to deliver remarkable features.

What You’ll Be Doing
  • Work closely with liquidity managers on Defi projects detail discussion and technical design.
  • Work with liquidity team to research of blockchain Defi projects and development Defi trading gateway and blockchain security signature service for strategy trading.
  • Continuous improve Defi trading gateway to be more stable, security, scalable and robust.
  • Work with liquidity team Design, implement, auto-test and go-live DEFI strategies.
What We Look For In You:
  • Solid STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Mathematics) education background.
  • Strong logical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • DEFI projects and blockchain development experience is a plus.
  • Fluent with high performance Java and async programming patterns.
  • Familiar with distributed systems and micro service architecture.
  • Experience in practicing automated testing and continuous integration.
  • Willing to learn all aspects of defi products in blockchain, including uniswap, curve and onchian Defi products.
Perks & Benefits
  • Competitive total compensation
  • Comprehensive insurance coverage for employees and their dependants
  • More that we love to tell you along the process!