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Full-Time

Graduate Quantitative Researcher

Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree

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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, Senior

Austin, TX, USA

Category
Quantitative Analysis
Algorithm Development
Quantitative Trading
Quantitative Finance
Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Natural Language Processing (NLP)
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, or a related STEM field
  • Expected graduation date between December 2024 and Spring 2025
  • Availability to commence full-time employment upon graduation in 2025
  • Solid foundation in mathematics, probability, and statistics
  • Excellent research, analytical, and modeling skills
  • Independent research experience
  • Proficiency in any programming language
  • Knowledge of machine learning, time-series analysis, pattern recognition, and NLP is a plus
  • Strong interest in working in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Fluent in English with strong written and verbal communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Using statistical models and machine learning to develop trading algorithms
  • Leveraging big data technologies to analyze high-frequency trading strategies, market microstructure and financial instruments to identify trading opportunities
  • Building stochastic models to determine the fair value of financial derivatives
  • Combining quantitative analysis and high-performance implementation to ensure the efficiency and accuracy of pricing engines and libraries

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

3%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

30%

Benefits

Transparent bonus structure

Top tier benefits

Generous vacation time

Health and wellness programs