Compliance PM at Bittrex


Compliance PM

Full-Time in Bellevue, WA - Mid Level - Compliance

Compliance Program Manager

Full-Time in Bellevue, WA - Mid Level – Program Management

Does blockchain forensics get you excited?

Do you live for deeply technical projects that bring people together across nearly every business function?

Bittrex, the premier U.S. blockchain trading platform, seeks a program manager to lead implementation projects on behalf of our compliance team. Founded by three cybersecurity engineers in 2014, the mission of Bittrex is to catalyze advancement of the blockchain industry by fostering innovation and incubating new and emerging technology.

Legal and regulatory compliance is integral to the reputation and success of Bittrex. As a program manager you will drive compliance initiatives from business requirements through to implementation and beyond. Your success will depend upon bringing together teams across the company (development, security, customer service, operations, data science, legal, and finance) to drive compliance project delivery.

As an integral part of the compliance and engineer teams, in this role you will work with various business units, analyzing and documenting requirements, researching implementation options including surveying vendors to make build-vs-buy decisions, analysis of COTS (commercial off-the-shelf) products, and driving priorities across business units to see successful implementation through to completion.


  • Evaluating complex business and technical requirements, communicating risks and solutions to technical and non-technical business owners.
  • Working with cross functional teams to design, develop, deploy, and maintain scalable solutions.
  • Manage and prioritize engineering requirements, tasks, and issues including production of regular metrics.
  • Maintain strong working relationships with leaders and peers.
  • Working proactively with business teams to ensure objectives are met.
  • Delivering findings, recommendations and remediation steps for all activities.


  • Minimum 5 years of technical product/project/program management or related experience.
  • History of successful 3rd party software evaluation, purchase and integration projects - including direct responsibility for driving the end-to-end vendor bid, purchase, and implementation processes.
  • Well versed in risk analysis and making complex business/risk trade-off recommendations and decisions.
  • Proven track record of strategic decision-making, balancing the needs of the business, security, legal or other stakeholders.
  • Technical knowledge in at least one technical domain such as software development, cloud-based technologies, or blockchain.
  • Basic working knowledge of blockchain and cryptocurrency.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for a wide audience.
  • A desire to be challenged, learn, and grow together with our team.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Work experience in a financial services or technology field, particularly in the areas of transaction monitoring or risk and control measures serving regulatory compliance needs
  • Deep experience with blockchain technology, digital assets and the cryptocurrency industry.
  • Experience with web services, large databases, and transactional systems.
  • Track record of continuous process improvement and building effective teams.
  • Experience in creating and delivering executive-level written and verbal communication.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant field

Bittrex is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.