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Graduate Trader
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
London, UK
Experience Level
Entry
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Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Requirements
  • An academic degree in Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Econometrics, Computer Science or equivalent
  • Good programming skills, preferably in Python
  • Good understanding of statistics, linear algebra and probability
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • A proactive problem solving nature
  • Competitive attitude and eagerness to constantly improve yourself
  • We accept one application per role, per year, across all office locations. If you have applied to this role across any of our offices in the last year and have been unsuccessful, you can reapply once your 12 month cooling period has concluded
Responsibilities
  • Entrepreneurially manage your own trading book
  • Develop and execute data-driven strategies in financial markets
  • Manage the risks of a complex portfolio of financial instruments
  • Seek improvement in everything you do
  • Work closely with colleagues across multiple departments
Optiver US

201-500 employees

Trading firm that provides market-based services
Company Overview
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 Core 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