Risk Associate/VP, Trading

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Who You Are:

Our trading business, Galaxy Digital Trading (“GDT”), provides spot, derivates, and financing to institutional clients, counterparties and venues that transact in cryptocurrencies and other digital assets
GDT provides access to a number of globally traded cryptocurrencies to many unique clients and counterparties across a full suite of service offerings, including: over-the-counter (“OTC”) spot liquidity provision, on- exchange liquidity provision, OTC options and trading, and bespoke lending and structured product offerings
GDT also engages in proprietary quantitative, arbitrage and macro trading strategies

Candidate sought for risk manager role within Galaxy’s risk management team
The candidate should have prior work experience in market risk management and deep knowledge of digital assets
Your role is to collaborate with portfolio managers and traders on portfolio construction, investment and risk analysis and ensure that the CRO and senior management is informed of the risks

What You’ll Do:

  • Collaborate with CRO and Risk managers to establish risk management framework for Galaxy’s Trading businesses
  • Identify, measure, and manage market and operational risks across Galaxy’s multiple business lines
  • Leverage on-chain information to enable data driven decision making and risk management
  • Build tools to extract information from DeFi protocols
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of systems to calculate risk metrics
  • Communicate with risk takers to assess positions and volatility
  • Produce risk reports for risk takers, risk managers, and senior management
  • Analyze, assess, visualize and report risks to CRO, and senior management
  • Monitor risks across multiple time zones

What We’re Looking For:

  • 4+ years of experience (finance or development)
  • Deep knowledge of Digital Assets and DeFi
  • Degree in finance, computer science or other quantitative subjects
  • Experience in Python, SQL, and Excel
  • Good communication skills and is a critical thinker

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with financial data and processes
  • Prior experience in a market risk management or a risk taking role
  • Knowledge of market

What We Offer:

  • Competitive base salary, bonus, and equity compensation
  • Flexible Time Off (paid)
  • 3% 401(k) company contribution
  • Company-paid health and protective benefits for employees, partners, and other dependents
  • Generous paid Parental Leave
  • Free virtual coaching and counseling sessions through Ginger
  • Opportunities to learn about the Crypto industry
  • Free daily snacks in-office
  • Smart, entrepreneurial, and fun colleagues
  • Employee Resource Groups

*Benefits may vary depending on location

Apply now and join us on our mission to engineer a new economic paradigm

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