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Trading Data Engineer

BitMEX Doha, Qatar Posted: 23 Apr 2024


  • Salary unspecified
  • Zero income tax location


  • Fully Remote


  • Experience: Intermediate
  • English: Professional



The Trading and Market Data team at BitMEX is responsible for producing and providing access to a vast amount of trading-related data and market data via APIs for both internal and external stakeholders. The team provides a flexible and performant API for clients to efficiently access this data and also maintains the firm’s Market Data infrastructure.


  • Design, development, maintenance, and support of fault-tolerant, containerized distributed systems of microservices in the Trading Data space
  • Implementation of new features/systems within greenfield and brownfield projects
  • Evaluation of new technologies
  • Collaboration with peers, internal and external users on technical design and direction


  • Computer Science/Engineering degree
  • 3+ years of writing Java components in a distributed fault-tolerant environment
  • Integration with data sources, such as relational databases and messaging middleware
  • Experience in the finance industry
  • Strong engineering skill set with a firm grasp of fundamental Computer Science principles
  • Work in a Linux/containerized environment and have experience tuning it
  • Ability to adapt to changing priorities within a fast-moving industry and startup culture

Nice to have

  • Exposure to Data Warehousing solution, specifically AWS/RDS PostgreSQL
  • Python experience

Join BitMEX as they continue to build a thriving cryptocurrency ecosystem through strategic investments in emerging cryptocurrency technology. Apply for this job to be a part of the future of digital financial services.

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About BitMEX

BitMEX is the leading crypto derivatives exchange, providing professional crypto traders with a platform that caters to their needs with low latency, deep liquidity, and unmatched reliability. Since our founding, no cryptocurrency has been lost through intrusion or hacking, allowing BitMEX users to trade safely in the knowledge that their funds are secure. So too that they have access to the products and tools they require to be profitable. BitMEX was also one of the first exchanges to publish their on-chain Proof of Reserves and Proof of Liabilities data. The exchange continues to publish this data twice a week – proving assurance that they safely store and segregate the funds they are entrusted with. For more information on BitMEX, be invited to join one of our online communities to connect with other BitMEX traders: We also encourage you to check our blog regularly: