Crypto Lending Operational Support Analyst in Fort Lauderdale, FL at TradeStation

Date Posted: 3/12/2020

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Crypto Lending Operational Support Analyst
Plantation, FL 
TradeStation is an on-line brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.  At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.  We offer a collaborative and flexible work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and an unlimited PTO policy.
We are currently seeking an Operational Support Analyst to work with our Cryptocurrency Lending team at TradeStation Crypto, Inc.  The successful candidate will have a diverse skill set and will be trained to identify assets that are in demand in the lending market, ensure that transactions are fully collateralized and that we operate within the risk parameters set for the business.   
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
  • Operationalize and standardize new and existing policies, processes and procedures related to Crypto Lending and managing counterparty risk
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of metrics and the business to make informed, data-driven decisions
  • Proactively drive impactful changes across workflows and tools by working with the sales, engineering, and product teams
  • Continuously add value through effective process management, prioritization and efficient execution
  • Facilitate onboarding, management and communication with prospective lending counterparties; manage all relevant documentation including financials; support the due diligence questionnaire process and create the framework for credit limit processes
  • Act as a liaison between the internal and external business stakeholders when surfacing issues of common concern
  • Work with leadership team to define and implement tracking for key business and operational metrics
  • Create the structure and cadence for reporting and forecasting
  • Provide support to Finance team and their deadlines for month-end close and financial reporting requirements
  • Work with market participants to create a true blockchain-based solution for Cryptocurrency lending
  • Work with business stakeholders to identify cross-product selling opportunities
  • Work with Marketing to establish an industry leading marketing campaign showcasing the firm’s capabilities and skills
  • Partner with product, distribution and marketing teams to help expand various distribution channels, to deepen penetration within existing channels, and to propose appropriate solutions that leverage the team's resources and strengths to meet clients' investment needs
  • Continuously assess and evaluate existing businesses and processes
  • Provide on-going monitoring of client trading patterns with keen awareness of risk exposure, performance drivers, and market environments
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Demonstrate and articulate passion for and understanding of Cryptocurrency and Blockchain technologies
  • In-depth knowledge of a wide range of financial instruments, products and technologies
  • Proven competencies in data analytics
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with a customer-focused, regulatory-awareness attitude
  • Self-motivated with ability to handle multiple, complex issues simultaneously and prioritize in demanding situations
  • Detail-oriented, results focused individual who can work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 2-5 years of experience in the financial industry
  • FINRA Licenses: Series 99 and 7 optional