Full-Time

Graduate Quantitative Researcher

2024 Start, Chicago

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Optiver

Optiver

1,001-5,000 employees

Global electronic market maker in financial products

Quantitative Finance
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Entry

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Python
R
Requirements
  • Currently enrolled in a PhD program in mathematics, computer science, statistics, physics, or a related field with an anticipated graduation date of Summer 2024 or sooner
  • Experience using Matlab, R, Python, or other analytical tools for quantitative research
  • Strong research, analytical, valuation, and modeling skills
  • Experience analyzing large data sets is preferred
Responsibilities
  • Develop innovative statistical models to predict future prices
  • Design and optimize strategies to best execute in fast-moving environments
  • Make improvements to pricing models

Optiver is a global electronic market maker that utilizes its own best-in-class trading systems and infrastructure to provide liquidity for listed derivatives, cash equities, ETFs, bonds, and foreign currencies, ensuring market efficiency, transparency, and stability. The main technologies/methods used include electronic trading systems and infrastructure to provide liquidity for a wide range of financial products.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Founded

1986

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

40%

Benefits

Transparent bonus structure

Top tier benefits

Generous vacation time

Health and wellness programs