Crypto Jobs: Payment Optimization Expert
World Class Team
Our Kraken team consists of top-tier professionals who share a strong belief in the potential of crypto and blockchain technology.
What sets us apart? Kraken is a purpose-driven organization deeply rooted in the principles of the crypto world. When you become a part of our team, you’ll be contributing to our mission to expedite the global adoption of cryptocurrencies, making financial freedom and inclusion accessible to all. For over a decade, our unwavering commitment to this mission and our adherence to crypto values have attracted some of the brightest minds in the crypto field.
Before you submit your application, we encourage you to explore the Kraken Culture page. There, you can gain a deeper understanding of our internal culture, values, and overarching mission.
As a fully remote company, we have Kraken team members in more than 60 countries, collectively speaking over 50 languages. Our Krakenites are pioneers in the industry, responsible for crafting top-tier crypto products designed for both seasoned traders and newcomers to the crypto space. Kraken’s dedication to industry-leading security, crypto education, and exceptional client support is evident through our product offerings such as Kraken Pro, Kraken NFT, and Kraken Futures.
Join us as a Krakenite and be part of shaping the future of cryptocurrency!
Proof of work
- Monitor, analyze, and apply innovative payment strategies that align with current industry trends, techniques, and technologies, all while adhering to compliance and regulatory controls within the cryptocurrency sector.
- Conduct thorough analyses of payment patterns and identify potential enhancements to proactively boost revenue.
- Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including product, engineering, and security, to formulate effective payment strategies and frameworks tailored for our cryptocurrency platform.
- Perform comprehensive risk assessments, establish controls and mitigation strategies, and oversee governance processes to prevent and address payment-related risks and vulnerabilities within our platform.
- Develop and maintain robust payment policy systems and tools that can identify suspicious activities, transactions, and patterns, and collaborate with Legal and Compliance for investigations.
- Utilize data analytics tools to extract insights and generate regular reports on payment trends and key business performance indicators for senior management, offering recommendations for ongoing improvement.
- Partner with various teams to coordinate payment-related matters, provide guidance, and ensure the application of best practices.
- Offer guidance, mentorship, and training to team members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and professional growth.
- A Bachelor’s degree in a related field, such as Computer Science, Business Administration, or Finance.
- Over 5 years of experience in the management of payment processing.
- Proficiency in implementing payment optimization strategies, tools, and techniques.
- A solid foundation in data analytics and reporting, along with a track record of using data-driven insights to inform decision-making.
- A strong understanding of blockchain technology, cryptocurrencies, and the associated risks related to fraud.
- Familiarity with applicable regulatory requirements and compliance frameworks.
- Exceptional problem-solving and analytical abilities, characterized by a meticulous attention to detail.
- Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills to facilitate effective collaboration with cross-functional teams and external partners.
- An aptitude for rapid adaptation within a fast-paced, continuously evolving industry.
Kraken is powered by people from around the world and we celebrate all Krakenites for their diverse talents, backgrounds, contributions and unique perspectives. We hire strictly based on merit, meaning we seek out the candidates with the right abilities, knowledge, and skills considered the most suitable for the job. We encourage you to apply for roles where you don’t fully meet the listed requirements, especially if you’re passionate or knowledgable about crypto!
As an inclusive employer, we have zero tolerance for any form of discrimination or harassment. This applies to all individuals, regardless of their race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic as defined by federal, state, or local laws.