Technical Support Engineer (API Trading Support) at Binance | Powderkeg

Location: Europe

Employment Type: Full-time: Remote

Team: Backend

Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the freedom of money.

Are you looking to be a part of the most influential company in the blockchain industry and contribute to the crypto-currency revolution that is changing the world?

We are looking for a talented Technical Support Engineer / API Trading Support to join our TechOps team. This role will involve investigating and resolving technical questions related to API programming issues, and cover global institutions such as HFTs and algo/quant funds. It will include close cooperation with our VIP Account team, Customer Support, internal Dev/Infra teams, as well as other parties.

Location is flexible - can be in France, Germany, Canada, Australia, Singapore, UAE, Bahrain or other locations across globe


  • Provide technical support and handle urgent escalation from high profile institution customers for API trading related issues in a production environment with high-volume transactions.
  • Strong collaboration, communication and interaction with all stakeholders including customers, product manager, developer and management team.
  • Work closely with product and developer teams in global offices, participate and follow up in iteration, release and roadmap planning timely.
  • Very flexible with capability to prioritize multiple incidents and deadlines to facilitate well in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving organization.
  • High responsibility in continuous improvement in service quality and efficiency.
  • Ability to provide coaching, training, identification, optimization and documentation of the customer or business support processes.


  • Experience in providing technical support or using Exchange APIs. Programming experience is a good plus.
  • 4-8+ years of experience in similar roles - e.g. Technical Support Engineer, SL3 Engineer, Application Owner, etc.
  • Good command in English (both spoken and written).
  • Must have strong capabilities to identify, analyze and resolve problems logically and systematically.
  • 3+ years Unix/Linux with shell scripting, etc.
  • 2+ years database experience (Oracle, MySQL).
  • 2+ years Web or App related project support experience with HTTP protocol, JavaScript, RESTful, Json, Web Service, TCP/IP, Linux/Unix.
  • Understanding of software development methodologies and coding standards.
  • Experience with software application debugging and troubleshooting.
  • Familiar with technical support process and escalation management.
  • Passionate with technical support to solve complicated customer issues.
  • Ability to present or speak fluently to engineers, product manager and customers.
  • Bachelor/ Master degree in Computer Science, Math or related scientific disciplines.
  • Background in Software Development is a plus.

Working at Binance

• Do something meaningful; Be a part of the future of finance technology and the no.1 company in the industry

• Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems

• International work environment and flat organisation

• Great career development opportunities in a growing company

• Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career

• Competitive salary

• Flexible working hours, Casual work attire

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Technical Support Engineer (API Trading Support)
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  • Employment Type
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