Ross Zhang spent two and a half years as a researcher at Xidian University while he was a student there. Shortly afterwards, Zhang worked at Oracle as an application developer. He returned to academia for his next gig at the University of Western Ontario, working as both a teaching assistant and a research assistant. In 2014, Ross became a system analyst for Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce before spending a little over a year as team lead at the Ontario Teacher's Penchant Plan. 
In April of 2016, Ross worked in total portfolio management for the CPP Investment Board. In April of 2018, Zhang began working as general manager for Huobi Canada where he oversaw all marketing, media relations, and community outreach for global markets. In March 2019, he was promoted once again to Head of Marketing of Huobi.