Senior US Index Options Trader
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Maven Securities

201-500 employees

Market maker & proprietary trading firm
Company Overview
Maven implements both fundamental and quantitative trading & market making strategies across global financial markets, utilising only the group’s capital. Maven is just as much a technology firm as a multi-strat trading firm.
Fintech

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2011

Headquarters

, United Kingdom

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

32%
Locations
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
CategoriesNew
Finance & Banking
Quantitative Finance
Requirements
  • Experienced options market maker with the ability, passion and drive to build and expand a successful trading business
  • Proven track record of successful PnL and risk ownership on a high volume Index options market making desk
  • Excellent understanding of the systematic and discretionary considerations involved in the risk management of an options book
  • Experience in taking down large orders originating on screen, phone or floor
  • Expertise in capitalising on opportunities that arise around events or other sources of price dislocation
  • Familiarity in the use, monitoring and optimization of a high-performance execution system
  • Exposure to the study of market microstructure and the low-level analysis of trade executions
  • An ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
Responsibilities
  • Take a high level of responsibility at a fast-growing global trading firm
  • Trust and empowerment: we allow you the freedom to operate, make decisions and shape the business
  • A unique opportunity to join a well resourced firm; yet you will be exposed to the excitement, creative opportunity and upside that define startups
  • A great engineering environment whereby technology is key to our success
  • Significant and continuous investment in technology for execution and research
  • Pragmatic and openly collaborative culture
  • The upside of a start-up without the associated risks