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About Kraken

As one of the largest and most trusted digital asset platforms globally, we are empowering people to experience the life-changing potential of crypto. Trusted by over 8 million consumer and pro traders, institutions, and authorities worldwide - our unique combination of products, services, and global expertise is helping tip the scales towards mass crypto adoption. But we’re only just getting started. We want to be pioneers in crypto and add value to the everyday lives of billions. Now is not the time to sit on the sidelines. Join us to bring crypto to the world.

To ensure Kraken is the right fit for you, please ensure you read Kraken Culture Explained to find out more about us!


Kraken is looking for experienced executive recruiters to support hiring for our global business functions at the highest levels of our organization.  

You will partner with senior stakeholders, often C-Suite hiring partners, to build winning recruiting strategies that deliver outstanding talent, and have a wide range of opportunities for variety, contribution and personal progression.


  • Partner with Hiring Managers and teams to design and execute effective hiring strategies to bring new executive leadership talent to the company
  • Develop and execute creative candidate engagement strategies against prioritized requisitions 
  • Encourage world-class, diverse talent pipelines from across the globe
  • Nurture talent pools to build lasting relationships 
  • Provide an enviable candidate experience through attentive management and consistent communication
  • Drive the talent acquisition process from end to end, removing blockers and driving excellence within the recruiting process
  • Champion the Kraken culture, ensuring candidates are aligned to our mission and values 
  • Maintain data integrity and standards across tools and systems 
  • Participate in major improvement projects to upgrade our hiring infrastructure


  • Recruitment experience from a reputable, fast-growing technology/product business or a reputable executive search firm against ruthless competition 
  • Sound appreciation for the fundamentals of talent acquisition, but creative and inquisitive when considering modern tactics 
  • Highly organized, operationally astute and data-oriented 
  • Influential written and verbal communication 
  • Compelling business partnership and stakeholder management skills 
  • Sensitive to the challenges and needs of growing business, especially those of a scaling start-up disrupting an industry 
  • Empathetic, emotionally intelligent, motivated and passionate about talent acquisition
  • Highly resilient, relentless and cheerful in the face of challenges 
  • Passion or growing intrigue for cryptocurrency adoption and personal experience with crypto preferred

Location Tagging: #US #EU #CANADA

We’re powered by people from around the world with their own unique and diverse experiences. We value all Krakenites and their talents, contributions, and perspectives, regardless of their background. We encourage you to apply for roles where you don't fully meet the listed requirements, especially if you're passionate or knowledgable about crypto!

As an equal opportunity employer we don’t tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Whether that’s based on race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws. 

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Kraken Digital Asset Exchange operates in the Blockchain industry. The company is located in San Francisco, CA. Kraken Digital Asset Exchange was founded in 2011. It has 367 total employees. To see all 210 open jobs at Kraken Digital Asset Exchange, click here.
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