People Business Partner (Remote)

Kraken Exchange, Dublin

Sail the high seas of success.

This is a fully remote role, we will consider applicants based in Europe.

About Kraken

Kraken is one of the largest and most successful Bitcoin exchanges in the world and we’re growing faster than ever. We’re looking for people who constantly push themselves to think differently and chart exciting new paths in a rapidly growing industry. Kraken is a diverse group of dreamers and doers, we truly believe our success depends on having both in spades. Join us and the movement to change the way the world thinks about money.Learn more about us:

About the Role

This is a fully remote job based in EMEA or APAC regions

This is an exciting time to join Kraken as a People Business Partner. Our company is scaling quickly, and we are looking for an experienced People Business Partner to support the employee needs in our Client Services unit(s).

This is a truly hands-on role that will give you the opportunity to make a remarkable impact on the business and company. The People Business Partner plays an indispensable role in guaranteeing the HR initiatives, programs and policies are aligned with the business needs and are executed at scale. You will partner with company executives, managers and employees to provide proactive guidance and counsel on topics regarding talent management, development  and performance, compensation/benefits, organizational effectiveness and design, employee relationship, staffing plan and recruitment while being our Company Culture pioneer!


  • Provide HR guidance to the Client Services directors, managers, leads and employees in different areas (Talent management, performance and career planning, retention, employee relations, total rewards and compensation, staffing, organizational effectiveness, and more)
  • Work with managers to help drive employee programs that enhance our company culture
  • Counsel employees and management with regards company policies, culture, work environment, and other issues
  • Support leaders in identifying the development needs of their teams and functions
  • Build strong relationships across the business
  • Collaborate with other KX (Kraken Experience) teams to lead and execute employee programs, processes, and best practices
  • Assist KX (Kraken Experience) and Client Services teams with data & reporting on key metrics


  • Minimum of 7 years relevant HR experience
  • Demonstrated HR experience in different fields, such as leadership, development, succession planning, compensation/benefits, performance, employee relationship, organizational effectiveness
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities
  • Demonstrated experience with data and analytics
  • Preference for expertise working with customer support, sales, or similar teams
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions
  • Customer-centric approach
  • Strong business acumen, ability to understand business needs and identify solutions
  • Expertise in various HR technologies (HRIS & ATS), and productivity tools like Google Suite, Slack, Zoom, etc.

Check out all our open roles at https://jobs.lever.co/kraken. We’re excited to see what you’re made of.  

We’re powered by people from around the world with their own unique backgrounds and experiences. We value all Krakenites and their talents, contributions, and perspectives.

About Kraken Exchange

Founded in 2011, San Francisco-based Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. Kraken was the first Bitcoin exchange to have trading price and volume displayed on the Bloomberg Terminal, the first to pass a cryptographically verifiable proof-of-reserves audit, and is a partner in the first cryptocurrency bank. Kraken is trusted by hundreds of thousands of traders, the Tokyo government's court-appointed trustee, and Germany's BaFin regulated Fidor Bank.

Kraken Exchange

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