Full-Time

Trading Operations Engineer

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Optiver

Optiver

1,001-5,000 employees

Global electronic market maker in financial products

Quantitative Finance
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Mid

London, UK

Required Skills
Python
Operating Systems
Postgres
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • Background in managing day-to-day operations of software and hardware infrastructure
  • Strong design, debugging, and problem-solving skills
  • Experience with operating systems (especially Unix/Linux) and understanding of networking fundamentals and protocols
  • Experience with Python or similar scripting language for automating tasks
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g., PostgreSQL)
  • Prior experience in the trading industry (optional)
Responsibilities
  • Deploy, maintain, and monitor proprietary trading applications
  • Provide technical expertise and support in a high-frequency trading environment
  • Develop fluency with existing systems and proactively improve them
  • Support and coordinate deployments of new trading products and systems
  • Automate system management tooling while maintaining human control

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

6%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

40%

Benefits

Transparent bonus structure

Top tier benefits

Generous vacation time

Health and wellness programs