Staff Backend Engineer - Trading Platform


About CoinDCX

CoinDCX is India's largest & safest crypto exchange, with a dedicated focus on making crypto accessible. Established in 2018, CoinDCX has solved numerous problems faced by the Indian crypto community with investing and trading solutions for crypto-based financial products for retail, HNI, and enterprise customers. It is our ultimate goal, to provide the best of the crypto space with the simplest and most secure solutions. Insured by BitGo and ISO Certified, CoinDCX is now Indiaโ€™s first Crypto Unicorn!


Indiaโ€™s cryptocurrency markets are booming, and post the SC verdict, the industry has grown manifold. More Indians want to join this exciting new industry. However, they are unsure how to enter, and who should be their partner to help them grow in this space. You help them in their journey. You introduce them to a brand that is built for them and gain their trust. You make this happen. You make a difference.

Trading Platform - The team

Trading platform is at the heart of CoinDCX exchange building and scaling the exchange infrastructure for all the participants. The team addresses diverse challenges on technology and product ranging from high concurrency, high throughput services to complex workflows on liquidity and spread management, transactions and order management. As a member of this team you get an unique & exciting opportunity to build products on both the worlds of Crypto - CeFi & DeFi.

What youโ€™ll do

  • Champion the definition & implementation of tech excellence and engineering best practices for a high scale environment. Maintain and advocate these standards through significant influence in the team.

  • Innovate and enviganlise CoinDCX exchange infrastructure to meet required product edge.

  • Be a role model on acting with good judgment and responsibility. Engineers within the team should look up to you for best practices in planning and completing projects

  • Coach/mentor and incubate junior engineers to grow them into technical leaders.

  • Solve customer problems by working on not-so-well-defined open-ended problems and

leading teams to focus on areas with the highest user impact.

  • Solve technical problems of the highest scope and complexity for your team.

  • Be a low ego mentor and trusted advisor for both our dedicated team members and hard-working leaders alike. Deal with a difference in opinions in a mature and fairway, helping the team to chip in and move forward

  • Highly analytical, innovative, and able to think strategically to develop comprehensive detailed specifications.

  • Architecture: Knowledge of data structures and an eye for architecture. You can discuss the tradeoff between architectural choices, both on a theoretical level and on an applied level.

  • You have advanced knowledge of at least one programming language, and are happy to learn more. Our core languages are - Ruby on Rails, Node.js, Go

  • Excellent communication skills - able to structure discussions, achieve consensus with peers & cross functional teams and provide clear status updates

  • Experience and/or willingness to work in high-functioning agile teams in a growth-oriented environment.

  • Design and business acumen: You understand requirements beyond the written word. Whether you're working on an API used by other developers, an internal tool consumed by our operation teams, or a feature used by millions of customers, your attention to details leads to a delightful user experience.

  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely on complex technical, architectural, and/or organizational problems and suggest robust iterative solutions.

  • 6+ years of experience designing and building highly scalable and distributed systems.

What weโ€™re looking for

  • You are result-oriented & have an impact-driven mindset.

  • You are biased toward action, a โ€œcan-doโ€ attitude and believe in leading by example.

  • You can adapt to CoinDCXโ€™s rapid growth and fast-growing/changing business environment.

  • You are an avid learner of new cutting edge technologies to solve problems related to scalability and performance.

  • You foster a culture of transparency, efficiency, and accountability through the passion and commitment to work.

Location : Remote Role

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