European Options Market Maker

Posted on 7/19/2023

Maven Securities

Maven Securities

201-500 employees

Proprietary trading firm specializing in low-latency execution


Junior, Mid, Senior

London, UK

  • Prior options trading experience
  • Successful track record of proven P&L and market share
  • Good understanding of trading systems
  • Outstanding numerical and analytical skills
  • Familiarity with automated options trading strategies and an interest in their development
  • Proactive interest in improving existing trading strategies and identifying new opportunities
  • Ability to take a high level of responsibility in an expanding, highly successful firm
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Fast problem solving skills
  • Embodiment of Maven’s core values: Integrity and fairness, market leading, creativity, individual and collective success, discipline and accountability
  • Programming skills (desirable)
  • Day-to-day responsibility of trading the relevant Index or Fixed Income options book
  • Rigorous risk management and perfect compliance with regulatory rules
  • Improving strategies through analysis, prototyping and collaboration with developers
  • Proactive behavior in helping other books achieve their goals through observation and analysis of trading behavior
  • Designing and implementing new trading strategies
  • Openness to trading new products and willingness to set them up
  • To comply with all applicable Compliance policies, procedures, laws and regulations.

Maven Securities is a proprietary trading firm which utilizes cutting-edge technology such as C++, Python, C#, and FPGAs to architect low-latency trading systems and sophisticated web interfaces. The company’s focus on leveraging advancements in machine learning, computational processing, and network capabilities particularly positions it as a leader in deploying innovative trading strategies across various global markets. Its commitment to continuous technological progression makes it an appealing environment for professionals eager to engage in dynamic and technologically advanced trading operations.

Company Stage


Total Funding



null, United Kingdom



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



401K Scheme

25 Days Annual Leave plus public holidays

Healthcare, Dental & Vision

Employee Volunteering Opportunities

Annual Discretionary Bonus