Senior Backend Software Engineer

Bittrex Global
 Campbell, CA
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Bittrex Global is one of the most secure trading platforms in the world. Built on Bittrex’s cutting-edge technology, Bittrex Global provides an institutional grade experience for professional and novice customers alike. The Company is headquartered near the financial center of Zurich, in the Principality of Liechtenstein.

About the job

  • This is a fully remote, direct hire (W-2) position. Working remotely from a primary residence outside the United States is currently not permitted for this role.



Bittrex, the leading blockchain technology provider and cryptocurrency exchange, is hiring a fully remote Senior Backend Software Engineer (SDE III) to join our Backend Team (FKA. Platform Team). We are looking for talented individuals that will help us push the boundaries of blockchain technology and drive innovation within the industry. If this sounds like you, we would love to have you join our rapidly growing team.

In particular, we are looking for an experienced back-end engineer with cloud experience who is comfortable working on large production codebases, enjoys building fault-tolerant systems, and is eager to help build the next generation of solutions and trading tools. The senior-level engineer that we hire for this role can expect to spend (50%) of their time coding, (30%) on architecture, and (20%) on leadership .

When you work at Bittrex, you will find compelling work, worthwhile professional development, outstanding benefits, and the opportunity to make a difference. We believe that we can build an inclusive environment founded on empathy, respect, and equality to create great experiences for our diverse and global customers. Depending on role and business needs, you will either work onsite, in a hybrid model or fully remote.


In This Role, You Will

  • Code primarily in C# and Java, and work with SQL
  • Own and drive the development of large features across multiple services in our cryptocurrency exchange platform
  • Work independently and with engineers across multiple teams to ensure scalability and usability
  • Contribute to strategic direction and drive new engineering features, processes, and standards



  • At least 5 years of experience working on APIs and Cloud services
  • Experience coding in C#, Java, or similar programming languages
  • Expertise in SQL (preferably MS SQL Server) and relational database design concepts
  • Experience with big volume applications
  • Experience implementing business critical database applications, microservices, and/or long-running backend data processing applications
  • Proven track record of area ownership and driving large features to completion
  • Strong communication skills, able to effectively drive technical discussions


Interview Steps:

  • Recruiter Phone Screen (15-30 min)
  • Technical Interview (via Zoom and Coderpad, 50 min)
  • Interview Loop (via Zoom 4 hours, can be divided into two days)
  • Prior to each step, we will provide tips on who you’ll be meeting with, what to expect, and how to prepare.


Benefits At Bittrex

  • Flex office space (Fully remote, if desired)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401(k) participating with employer match
  • Top of the line health coverage
  • Health savings account (HSA)
  • Education and home office stipends


About Bittrex

Established in 2014, Bittrex is a U.S. based cryptocurrency Exchange with a long-standing reputation for industry-leading security, world-class compliance, innovative products, and state-of-the-art trading and technology infrastructure.

With lightning-fast trades, dependable digital wallets, and trusted security, our goal is to operate a world class cryptocurrency exchange with a focus on security and trust.

We invite you along on our journey to advance the blockchain industry by fostering innovation, incubating new and emerging technologies, and driving transformative change.

Bittrex is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Bittrex is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status.

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