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Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Chicago, IL

In summary:

EDX is seeking a full-time Senior Infrastructure Engineer, responsible for implementing and maintaining the architecture of a highly available, high performance distributed system that processes trades and interacts with the blockchain and banking systems. In this position you will collaborate with stakeholders, get to know the ins and outs of the digital asset space, and get to build an entire platform from the ground up. The position will report to the Head of Engineering. 

EDX Markets is a new digital asset marketplace designed to meet the needs of both crypto native firms and the world’s largest financial institutions. EDX enables safer, faster and more efficient trading of digital assets, leveraging best practices from traditional financial markets on a purpose-built crypto platform. 

Responsibilities and experience required:


  • Contribute to the design of a highly resilient and scalable cloud based distributed system 
  • Implement designs using infrastructure as code 
  • Implement security controls 
  • Deploy and patch new infrastructure and applications 
  • Monitor production infrastructure and contribute production support efforts


  • Implementing and maintaining highly reliable and secure cloud-based infrastructures 
  • Implementing CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, GitHub Actions, etc.) 
  • Participate in production support events 
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field 


  • Terraform
  • AWS
  • Kubernetes
  • Shell scripting
  • Docker
  • Networking

What EDX offers you:

EDX has a flexible, hybrid work environment with dedicated and engaged colleagues. EDX offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance, 401K with company match, and long-term incentive in the form of company warrants.

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