Kraken is changing the world. Join the revolution!


Our mission is to accelerate the adoption of cryptocurrency so that you and the rest of the world can achieve financial freedom and inclusion. Founded in 2011 and with over 4 million clients, Kraken is one of the world’s largest, most successful bitcoin exchanges and we’re growing faster than ever. Our range of successful products are playing an important role in the mainstream adoption of crypto assets. We attract people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers who see value in being radically transparent.


In less than a decade Kraken has risen to become one of the best and most respected crypto exchanges in the world. We are changing the way the world thinks about money and finance. The crypto industry is experiencing unprecedented growth and Kraken is leading the charge. We’ve grown from 70 Krakenites in January 2017 to over 1200 today and we have no intention of slowing down.

Kraken Remote
Jun 04, 2021
Full time
About the Role This is a fully remote role requiring English fluency. You must be willing to work evenings and weekends.   We’re accepting applicants for our Client Engagement team, which provides first rate customer support to our users and also handles most aspects of card payment operations. Our team is one of the best in the industry, and we’re looking for people who can make us better.  For this role, we are looking for candidates who have previous experience in financial customer support.   Many of us work remotely, but we’re in touch with each other constantly. We collaborate to solve tough problems and meet regularly to stay up to date on what’s going on in the company and industry. We have a great community, and many of us have become close friends. Responsibilities Handle various client queries via email, responding to 20-150 client enquiries regarding Card Payments daily Become an expert in your area to provide product knowledge externally to...
Kraken Remote
Jun 04, 2021
Full time
About the Role Kraken’s Pro Verifications team is expanding as fast as the crypto industry itself. As part of the Client Engagement function, the Pro Verifications team plays a crucial role in Kraken’s mission. Our team’s objective is to provide an exceptional onboarding experience to clients wanting to invest their company funds, trade in larger volumes or offer cryptocurrency payment options to their customers. Our fully remote, global team collaborates to solve problems and innovate ways to push the bar higher, and continually raise the standard of services we offer.  As a Corporate Onboarding Associate, you will use your strong written communication skills to communicate with clients directly through email. Your daily focus will be using your background in KYC onboarding to process the applications of professional traders and institutional investors to help ensure only permissible funds are traded on our platform. You will find opportunities to contribute to the...
Kraken Remote
May 20, 2021
Full time
About Kraken Kraken is changing the world. Join the revolution! Our mission is to accelerate the adoption of cryptocurrency so that you and the rest of the world can achieve financial freedom and inclusion. Founded in 2011 and with over 4 million clients, Kraken is one of the world’s largest, most successful bitcoin exchanges and we are growing faster than ever. Our range of successful products are playing an important role in the mainstream adoption of crypto assets. We attract people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers who see value in being radically transparent. In our first decade Kraken has risen to become one of the best and most respected crypto exchanges in the world. We are changing the way the world thinks about money and finance. The crypto industry is experiencing unprecedented growth and Kraken is leading the charge. We’ve grown from 70...
Kraken Remote (Europe - or onsite in London)
May 19, 2021
Full time
About the role You'll be joining the Crypto Facilities team to provide Information Security support and advice across the London-based cryptocurrency futures and indices businesses, as well as becoming an extension of the global (and world-class) Kraken IT and Security  team.Reporting  to the CEO, Crypto Facilities, you'll be the security focused member of a 5-6 FTE DevSecOps team, and will be expected to contribute and learn across the full cloud engineering stack, in addition to deputising for the CISO when it comes to business affairs. You will be (or will become) a "T-shaped" individual with enormous potential to further your career in the burgeoning DevSecOps domain, with the guidance of industry leaders in Security and Infrastructure Engineering, and alongside a mature team of true polyglots, talented microservices developers, infrastructure engineers and SREs. Requirements -Technical Code or script in at least one modern application development or utility...
Kraken Remote (California, USA)
Apr 26, 2021
Full time
About Kraken Kraken is changing the world. Join the revolution! Our mission is to accelerate the adoption of cryptocurrency so that you and the rest of the world can achieve financial freedom and inclusion. Founded in 2011 and with over 4 million clients, Kraken is one of the world’s largest, most successful bitcoin exchanges and we are growing faster than ever. Our range of successful products are playing an important role in the mainstream adoption of crypto assets. We attract people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers who see value in being radically transparent. In our first decade Kraken has risen to become one of the best and most respected crypto exchanges in the world. We are changing the way the world thinks about money and finance. The crypto industry is experiencing unprecedented growth and Kraken is leading the charge. We’ve grown from...
Kraken Remote (Europe)
Apr 23, 2021
Full time
About the Role Kraken is growing rapidly. We have already scaled a great amount in the last quarter, but need more capacity to take the next step. The data engineering team is responsible for designing and implementing scalable solutions that allow the company to make data-driven decisions fast and accurately on several terabytes of data. Responsibilities Scaling a high load MySQL cluster making every and all optimizations necessary that are available to support higher throughput Creating many, meaningful benchmarks to find any areas inside MySQL and/or other data systems that would increase performance Administrating and tuning Apache Kafka, Elasticsearch, Apache Druid, Presto, and other data systems Requirements Expert knowledge of open source SQL databases, in particular MariaDB / MySQL (10+ years experience) Understanding of data models, structured data, replication, sharding and backup strategies for scaling and productionising the above Experience...
Kraken Remote
Apr 12, 2021
Full time
About the Role We’re known for providing great service and offering a wide variety of funding options for our clients globally. This role is responsible for improving our reputation for great service and making sure that our funding operations and services are best in the industry. Funding is a foundational piece of Kraken’s offering, and we are looking for someone who can take us to the next level on funding service and ops. The role oversees all the client facing team members who specialize in funding-related activity including fiat and crypto. Additionally, it also runs all the day to day funding operations including liaising with all our global banking and payment partners. We have hundreds of bank accounts globally and dozens of these relationships. Requirements Know global banking and payment provider processes and best practices from having worked in a high risk payments environment for 5+ years Be able to manage a team of 100+ people and be able to prove it by...
Kraken Remote
Apr 12, 2021
Full time
About the role The Product Manager will join a team responsible for the flows of fiat currencies into and out of the exchange. The ideal candidate has an eye for detail, an interest in user experience, is data-driven, and possesses the grit needed to bring people together to get stuff done. Responsibilities include working with stream lead to maintain the product roadmap, keeping up with current trends in payments, clearing blockers for products in development, and owning the end-to-end process of bringing payment and funding products to market. On any given day you will collaborate with multiple engineering teams, designers, compliance, support, legal, and operations team members. No day is the same and the problems we solve are super-fascinating. The successful candidate should thrive in a security-focused, collaborative, process-driven environment and be able to easily adapt and adjust to change without sacrificing the product vision. Candidates must possess the...
Kraken Remote
Mar 25, 2021
Full time
About the role We’re looking for exceptional Senior Frontend Engineers to work on our   React Native   based mobile applications. You’ll be joining a fully remote team within the Kraken Engineering department and your success on this team will be measured by your contributions to its pursuit of perfection both from a product feature and engineering architecture perspective, thus a strong team player mindset is required. You must possess excellent technical knowledge and the ability to accomplish amazing amounts of important work, seek what is best for Kraken and its success, create new and useful ideas, make time to help colleagues, challenge prevailing assumptions and suggest better approaches, admit mistakes freely and openly, treat people with respect even if you’re in disagreement with them, and above all provide frequent candid corrective feedback to your teammates. At Kraken we strongly believe that high performance teams filled with stunning colleagues is a core...
Kraken Remote
Mar 25, 2021
Full time
About the Role The data engineering team is responsible for designing and implementing scalable solutions that allow the company to make data-driven decisions fast and accurately on several terabytes of data. The data engineering team has just launched the company’s new data warehouse, and you will be responsible for creating various pipelines to move vast amounts of data into the new warehouse. Responsibilities Build scalable and reliable data pipeline that collects, transforms, loads and curates data from internal systems Augment data platform with data pipelines from select external systems Ensure high data quality for pipelines you build and make them auditable Drive data systems to be as near real-time as possible Support design and deployment of distributed data store that will be central source of truth across the organization Build data connections to company's internal IT systems Develop, customize, configure self service tools that help our data...
Kraken Remote
Mar 25, 2021
Full time
This is a remote role, we will consider applicants based in Europe. Our Engineering team is having a blast while delivering the most sophisticated crypto-trading platform out there. Help us continue to define and lead the industry. As a Rust QA Software Engineer at Kraken, you'll be tasked with maintaining and developing in-house automated test software in order to fully rely on automated testing for Websocket and Rest APIs, as well as internal services. Responsibilities: Develop and maintain automated test cases using Rust Where appropriate develop and maintain tests in Gherkin Lead the development and maintenance of inhouse Rest, Websockets and Microservice test tooling Contentiously expand and improve testing across multiple parts of the system in order to fully rely on automated testing Create highly reusable test steps that can be easily used by others to write test cases Advocate for quality in all aspects of our product Write tickets for failed test cases...
Kraken Remote
Mar 25, 2021
Full time
About the Role This is a fully remote role, we will consider applicants based in North America, South America and EMEA Our Engineering team is having a blast while delivering the most sophisticated crypto-trading platform out there. Help us continue to define and lead the industry. As part of Kraken's Core Backend team, you will work within a world-class team of engineers building Kraken's infrastructure using Rust. As a Senior Backend Engineer, you will bring your own technical expertise and help design new services, and port legacy ones into Rust. You will carry projects from initial requirements, implementation, up to production. Responsibilities Design and implementation of Micro-services in Rust Port legacy Micro-services to Rust Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code Implementation of security and data protection systems Write highly scalable, high volume services Create optimized database schemas Requirements At least 10 years of...
Kraken Remote
Mar 25, 2021
Full time
About the Role This role is remote. Our Engineering team is having a blast while delivering the most sophisticated crypto-trading platform out there. Help us continue to define and lead the industry. Responsibilities Build, improve, maintain, and upgrade clusters of dozens of blockchain daemons/consensus nodes in a scalable and highly redundant fashion Deploy testnet & mainnet blockchain daemons/consensus nodes, monitor proactively for performance bottlenecks and unusual behavior, optimize performance in production Develop systems for rolling out patches/updates/infrastructure in an automated fashion Provide blockchain as a service to the crypto gateway engineering team Implement robust metrics and monitoring of blockchain infrastructure Write good quality policies, procedures and technical documentation Nurture security awareness in the organization, produce material to support this, and relate this to the current threat landscape Requirements 3+...
Kraken Remote
Mar 25, 2021
Full time
About the Role This role is remote. Our Engineering team is having a blast while delivering the most sophisticated crypto-trading platform out there. Help us continue to define and lead the industry. Responsibilities Develop, maintain and support libraries and tools written in NodeJS and Rust to support a wide range of financial services (blockchain, fiat and staking)  Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications Implementation of security and data protection systems Write highly scalable, high volume services Create optimized database schemas Requirements 3+ years of experience as a backend developer Strong proficiency with   Node.js , Typescript and various frameworks Basic knowledge and interest in learning Rust  Experience with continuous integration and deployment tools  Ability to handle the DevOps side of financial services using tools like Docker...
Kraken Remote
Mar 25, 2021
Full time
About the Role This role is remote. Our Engineering team is having a blast while delivering the most sophisticated crypto-trading platform out there. Help us continue to define and lead the industry. Responsibilities Integrate our financial systems with blockchain currencies and banks Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications Implementation of security and data protection systems Write highly scaleable, high volume services Create optimized database schemas Own, develop and maintain financial services Requirements 3+ years of experience as a backend developer Experience with Blockchain daemons such as Bitcoind, Litecoind or Parity Strong proficiency with either Rust or Node.js, TypeScript and various frameworks Ability to handle the DevOps side of financial services using tools like Docker Understanding the nature of asynchronous programming and its...
Kraken
Mar 04, 2021
Full time
By joining Kraken, you’ll work on the bleeding edge of bitcoin and other digital currencies, and play an important role in helping shape the future of how the world sees and uses money. At Kraken, we constantly push ourselves to think differently and forge new paths in a rapidly growing industry fraught with unexplored territory, which is why Kraken has grown to be among the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world. If you’re truly interested in pushing the envelope by disrupting an industry that some say cannot be disrupted, then we just might have the job meant for you. Kraken is a place for dreamers and doers - to succeed here, we firmly believe you must possess each in spades. Check out all of our job postings here https://jobs.lever.co/kraken. Work directly with traders (all ex-Wall Street professionals) growing the Trading Desk business by developing tools to facilitate institutional over the counter trading and algorithmic execution! Responsibilities...
Kraken Remote
Mar 04, 2021
Full time
At Kraken, we constantly push ourselves to think differently and forge new paths in an industry fraught with unexplored territory. By joining the team, you’ll work on the bleeding edge of bitcoin and other digital assets, and play an important role in shaping the future of how the world sees and uses digital currency. We’ve grown to be among the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world and this is an opportunity to join a market leader in an emerging global industry, with growth rate and innovation opportunities not seen since the early internet days, in a position to succeed. Kraken is a place for dreamers and doers and we firmly believe you must possess each in spades. Check out all of our job postings here: https://jobs.lever.co/kraken Kraken is expanding our Product Design team for Cryptowatch! The company is comprised of talented, experienced and motivated veterans of the technology, design and finance industries. We are designing and producing the most...
Kraken Remote
Mar 04, 2021
Full time
About the Role Help us scale Cryptowatch, Kraken's professional charting and trading platform. Cryptowatch has grown organically from a tiny weekend project to a popular real-time cryptocurrency charting and trading platform which people rely on all over the world. We are seeking talented individuals to help us expand the product in new directions. There's rarely a boring day in crypto, and we're looking for people who want to be part of this exciting ecosystem! Responsibilities Develop features for our native desktop application Build efficient GUIs using Rust and iced ( https://github.com/hecrj/iced ) Integrate with existing back end systems Maintain a well organized codebase Write code that works across current versions of Windows, MacOS, and Linux Think through edge cases and unexpected user interactions to develop a robust UX Structure application code to optimize for both CPU and memory performance Collaborate with backend engineers to implement...
Kraken Remote
Mar 04, 2021
Full time
By joining Kraken, you’ll work on the bleeding edge of bitcoin and other digital currencies, and play an important role in helping shape the future of how the world sees and uses money. At Kraken, we constantly push ourselves to think differently and forge new paths in a rapidly growing industry fraught with unexplored territory, which is why Kraken has grown to be among the largest and most successful bitcoin exchanges in the world. If you’re truly interested in pushing the envelope by disrupting an industry that some say cannot be disrupted, then we just might have the job meant for you. Kraken is a place for dreamers and doers - to succeed here, we firmly believe you must possess each in spades. Check out all of our job postings here https://jobs.lever.co/kraken. Work directly with traders (all ex-Wall Street professionals) growing the Trading Desk business by developing tools to facilitate institutional over the counter trading and algorithmic execution!...
Kraken Remote
Mar 04, 2021
Full time
About the role Kraken is expanding our Design team. The company is comprised of experienced and motivated veterans of the technology, design, and finance industries. We are building sophisticated crypto-trading products while having fun along the way. Come help us continue to define and lead this exciting industry. We are looking for a creative and motivated self-starter with attention to detail and an eye for fun, engaging experiences. A motion designer who can add animations and microinteractions to our products, bringing additional clarity and delight to our apps while fulfilling product and user goals. From storyboarding, to creating custom illustrations, designing animation concepts to high fidelity prototypes, the ideal candidate would create inspirational work and provide clear direction for development teams to implement transitions and animations.  You consider the user experience first and support design decisions with understanding of Gestalt design principles,...