Options Risk Manager

DV Trading

DV Trading

201-500 employees

Proprietary trading firm providing global market liquidity

Venture Capital


New York, NY, USA

Required Skills
  • 5+ years of risk and/or derivatives experience with a focus on options as well as energy/commodities experience.
  • Experience understanding and monitoring exchange margin requirements and calculations.
  • Excellent communication, analytical, and organization skills.
  • Experience with Excel, Python, and/or VBA.
  • Strong interest in the financial markets.
  • Must be able to work both independently and as part of a team - should demonstrate curiosity, initiative, self-sufficiency, and the ability to learn quickly.
  • Monitor the firm’s trading activities and identify potential scenarios and positions that pose threats to the firm and individual trading groups.
  • Review the firm’s and individual trading group’s daily margin requirements and resolve any issues related to the exchange requirements.
  • Maintain and monitor the firm’s proprietary risk models.
  • Generate firm overview reports such as VAR, stress testing, intraday PnL, and various trading strategies, and flag any issues that are standing out.
  • Liaison between the clearing firms and traders on notices sent from the clearing firms, including option assignments, buy-in notices, and expiration notices.
  • Work collaboratively with the back office and operations to build upon and develop automated reporting and optimized risk processes/frameworks.

DV Trading LLC, with its robust growth and diverse operations across North America and Europe, offers a dynamic work environment that values diversity, collaboration, and meritocracy. The firm's competitive edge lies in its proprietary trading strategies, risk management methodologies, and its ability to provide liquidity to global financial markets, demonstrating its industry leadership. DV Trading's commitment to investing in its employees and empowering them with cutting-edge technology and global market access ensures a culture of continuous learning and growth.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Chicago, Illinois



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth