Full-Time

Institutional Trader

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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

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Sales
Requirements
  • Hold a bachelor’s degree
  • Have 2-5 years of experience trading Index and/or Equity Derivatives at a Bank or Propriety Trading Firm
  • Expertise in trading and position management around market flows
  • Have a deep understanding of the market landscape and industry dynamics
  • Excellent communicator with experience building and maintaining external relationships
  • Competitive attitude and dedication to constantly improve in a team environment
  • Strong mathematical and quantitative background
  • Legal authorization to work in the US
Responsibilities
  • Represent Optiver by managing current and building new relationships with external counterparties
  • Interpret large flows to inform trading strategies
  • Identify new market opportunities in order to diversify our strategies and maximize team success
  • Collaborate with our internal sales and trading desks to make real-time contributions to trading and pricing decisions
  • Assist in the growth of our equities and execution services arms

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