Software Engineer (JVM) - Trading

bitvavo office

Are you a passionate software developer willing to join an ambitious, international team? At Bitvavo we are open-minded, creative, energetic and mission-driven individuals. We are looking for great software developers to join us at this exciting time. If you are professional, self-driven, independent, motivated, open to learn and not scared to make mistakes – apply now! There are many challenging projects waiting for you to make an impact.

How you’ll have an impact:

Development of the next generation trading platform, with a focus on high-performance and low-latency


  • Build a new low-latency and high-performance trading platform using JVM languages
  • Integrate a new generation trading platform with the current one
  • Build market data pipelines using UDP multicast architecture


  • 2+ Years of software development experience
  • University degree in STEM or Computer science
  • Professional experience with building high-performance and low-latency systems
  • Strong foundation of operating systems
  • Experience in FinTech sector
  • Good understanding of change risk management process
  • Good knowledge of OOP, SOLID, KISS principles
  • Proficiency with Kotlin/Java
  • Experience with UDP multicast, off-heap memory solutions
  • Knowledge of various architectural and design patterns and its benefits
  • Good communication skills and willingness to learn trading


  • Professional experience with the trading industry
  • Experience with Aeron Framework and Chronicle suite is a big plus
  • DevOps experience with AWS and Kubernetes environments
  • Experience with Kafka


We care about our people. That's why we have a broad range of benefits to support them mentally, physically, and in their career growth. And an extra holiday for your birthday, just for fun.

  • well being
    Flexible well-being budget
  • development budget
    Training and development budget
  • salary
    Competitive salary
  • remote
    Remote working
  • pension
    Pension scheme
  • holiday
    26 days holiday leave
  • events
    Drinks and events
  • internet
    Internet allowance
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About us

Meet the team

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We are always looking for ambitious people with a passion for digital assets to help us reach our goals.

Riccardo Scagliarini
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