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Quantitative Research Intern
Summer 2023, Chicago
Updated on 9/23/2022
Locations
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Research
Python
MATLAB
Requirements
  • Currently enrolled in a PhD program in mathematics, computer science, statistics, physics, or a related field with a Winter 2023 or Spring 2024 anticipated graduation date
  • Experience using R, python, or other analytical tools for quantitative research
  • Experience analyzing large data sets
  • Strong research, analytical, valuation, and modeling skills
Optiver US

201-500 employees

Trading firm that provides market-based services
Company mission
Optiver's mission is to improve the market unites us. The firm operates as a market maker on many exchanges and asset classes.
Benefits
  • Transparent bonus structure
  • Top tier benefits
  • Generous vacation time
  • Health and wellness programs
Company Values
  • Senior staff’s commitment to mentorship and guidance as you progress in your career
  • Ethos of internal collaboration and external competition—when the firm does well, we all do well
  • Organization-wide commitment to excellence and non-stop improvement
  • Facilitation of global transfer opportunities between offices