VP / AVP - Engineering

  • Engineering
  • Mumbai / Bangalore, India

VP / AVP - Engineering

Job description


India’s cryptocurrency markets are booming, and post the SC verdict, the industry has grown manifold. More Indians want to join this exciting new industry and Cryptocurrency Traders are looking for a strong global platform that can help them trade faster, better, and smarter. At CoinDCX, we have the right platform, the right audiences and the right trajectory to take things to the next level.

As our Head of Platform Engineering, you’ll be - together with your teams - ensuring continuous platform and architecture enhancements at CoinDCX while making product development faster and easier for the rest of the team. In close collaboration with our Head of Product Engineering and CTO, you’ll have the chance to shape the future of CoinDCX from an engineering perspective.


  • Leading, coaching and inspiring a team Engineers responsible for our architecture, platform and tooling

  • Setting the engineering strategy together with our CTO and Head of Product Engineering

  • Owning the platform roadmap

  • Ownership of Core systems, DevSecOps, Infrastructure and Security

  • Ensuring consistent adoption of software development best practices across all engineering teams

  • Fostering a culture of knowledge sharing on each platform

  • Overseeing hiring within your Engineering area and shaping our company culture

Job requirements

  • 8 - 10+ years of experience in software engineering.5+ years of leadership experience and ideally, first experience in leading a team of managers

  • Proven track record of building, operating and scaling large scale distributed systems & architectures.

  • Proficiency in microservices architecture, Databases, Infrastructure as code solutions, Configuration management tools, CI/CD tools, Infrastructure & Application monitoring and containerization.

  • Deep understanding of all aspects of the software development life cycle as well as agile principles

  • Empathetic, people-centered mindset and a passion for leadership

  • Familiarity with managing teams that only had other engineering teams as customers

  • Coaching mentality with a willingness to lead and drive company-wide initiatives

  • Preferably, track record of designing Engineering organizational structures

  • Excellent communication skills

About CoinDCX

CoinDCX is India’s largest and safest cryptocurrency exchange. Built with user experience and security in mind, CoinDCX provides instant fiat to crypto conversions with zero fees, so that users can have access to a diverse suite of financial products and services that are backed by industry-leading security processes and insurance protection.

CoinDCX aims to be the global gateway to cryptocurrencies. Its proprietary liquidity aggregation model provides its users with access to liquidity from leading global crypto exchanges. Recognized and awarded for its contribution to the Indian emerging tech space, CoinDCX is backed by investors such as Polychain Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, and HDR Group, operator of BitMEX