OUR BACKGROUND

Agga Capital is a crypto-oriented investment firm with a diversified portfolio of cryptocurrencies, digital assets, blockchain start-ups, and highly-liquid tokenized asset classes.

OUR TEAM

Mark Offerman Chief Executive Officer

Jesper Maassen Chief Investment Officer

 

We are hiring! Our open positions

INFORMATION

Koninginnegracht 5

2514 AA, The Hague

The Netherlands

 

CONTACT: +31 (0) 70 312 0 312

KVK: 71083073

 

— A crypto-oriented investment firm

Tech Lead slash CTO // Full-Time

As our Tech Lead / CTO  you will be part (and leading) of our development team, improving the Agga Capital technical infrastructure and building new features. You will make sure that our infrastructure remains up and healthy and that the trading team will get their ideas translated to our trade engine. Furthermore, you will be pushing development across the stack with our developers.  You will be working together closely with the investment team to discuss new solutions and to translate these ideas to working products together with our junior developers.

 

Agga is still young and small company which requires a hands-on approach with lots of responsibilities across the board. Many of our solutions are built from the ground up and require creative thinking and lots of troubleshooting along the way. Next to creating these innovative systems it is crucial that the system is updated, secured and maintained.

The DevOps pipeline is under construction and you will have a major role in its design. You should have experience with applications and databases that have been deployed in production and working with Docker containers.

 

What challenges await you:

  • Translate trading strategies of the trading team together with our developers
  • Design, create, own, and maintain our systems, service deployments and algorithms.
  • Continuously improve our infrastructure for better scalability, security, and fault tolerance
  • Integrate DevOps methodology into development, deployment, and operations lifecycle

 

Who you are:

  • Master in Computer Science (or experience that shows a decent or better equivalent)
  • Proficiency configuring and deploying Docker containers
  • Experience with cloud computing and production-stable systems
  • Experience with shell scripting, or another scripting language
  • Critical thinking and initiative: Hands-on, nothing-is-impossible mindset
  • Mental athleticism: Highly analytical and curious intellect
  • Superb communication: Ability to articulate technical problems and projects to all teams
  • Pragmatic problem solving: You come to an issue armed with a solution
  • For bonus points: Experience with algorithmic trading systems

 

Technologies we use

  • Python, Bash, Go
  • DigitalOcean (now), AWS (near-future), Docker, Terraform, Vault, Packer, Nomad, Consul
  • PostgreSQL

 

We Offer

We are looking to hire a full-time member that is looking for someone that likes to build and look ahead. This exciting position offers many opportunities. We are a young hedge fund, which means that all the early team members are incredibly important to our success. We believe that nurturing talent and provide continuous support leads to success.

 

If you are interested in this role, please submit a CV and cover letter to careers@agga.capital

Quantitative Analyst - econometrics, math, physics, computer science // internship

Up for a challenge? Do you see yourself as part of a young, dynamic and dedicated team? Ready to give it your all and learn the tricks of the trading industry? Then we might be looking for you as our Quantitative Analyst!

 

You are at the heart of our operations. Together with the investment team you manage and optimize our position using a wide range of financial products. You formulate innovative trading strategies and – together with our software engineers – develop trading systems and tools that allow us to capitalize on opportunities efficiently.

 

New in crypto? No worries. We walk you through the ecosystem and cover all facets of the trading processes. Gradually you take on more responsibilities, like monitoring markets and making portfolio adjustments.

 

Credentials:

• You make things happen
• Fluent in English
• Passion for investing and understanding of financial products
• Evidence you can analyse a problem, take a view and make a decision
• Knowledge of Excel & Python
• Maximum of three years work experience
• (Pre) Developed or worked on a trading bot / trading algorithms

 

We Offer

We are looking to hire an intern for a period of 3-6 month. This exciting position in a dynamic working environment offers many opportunities. We are a relative young hedge fund, which means that all the early team members are incredibly important to our success.  We believe that nurturing talent and provide continuous support leads to success. Therefore, we offer a market conform salary and reserve a revenue share of your algorithmic trading results as part of the bonus pool.

 

 

If you are interested in this role, please submit a CV and cover letter to careers@agga.capital via this button below.

Open Application - any background

Do you have some skills that you see fit in our company? Perhaps some expertise we are overlooking?  Open applications from all backgrounds are always welcome at Agga.

 

You can apply at our company like this;

#1)   This is you:

  • You make things happen
  • Speak English fluently
  • Want to learn about equity (and or crypto) investing
  • Loves a game of table tennis

 

#2)  Write us a cover letter

  • Tell us who you are,
  • What your interests are
  • What your opinion is about (crypto) investing
  • Write it in English, summarized in one page and most importantly; keep it cool and original

 

#3) Apply by sending your motiviation to careers@agga.capital

  • Send us an up-to-date version of your resume / C.V.
  • Send us your motivation letter
  • Allow us 48 hours to respond on your application

 

 

 

If you are interested in this role, please submit a CV and cover letter to careers@agga.capital

About us

Agga is crypto-oriented investment company. Agga Capital invests into a diversified portfolio of cryptocurrencies, digital assets, blockchain start-ups, and highly-liquid tokenized asset classes. Unlike typical long-term hold focused cryptocurrency venture funds, Agga Capital is focused on active capital management with a short-to-medium-term time horizon. We believe in a future where these types distributed technologies will drastically change our lives and our way of interacting with each other. We invest time and capital into this new exciting ecosystem and have a lot of fun doing this. Likewise we invest in talented, highly motivated people since they hold the key to our success. We are a young company with a lot of energy and dedication. Headquarters are in The Hague, Netherlands.