Full-Time

Graduate HFT Researcher

Phd, 2024 Start, Austin

Posted on 5/25/2024

Optiver

Optiver

1,001-5,000 employees

Global electronic market maker in financial products

Quantitative Finance
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Senior

Austin, TX, USA

Required Skills
Python
Data Structures & Algorithms
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Graduating with a PhD in a quantitative field
  • Expected graduation date between December 2023 and June 2024
  • Superior analytical, statistical, and mathematical skills
  • Passionate about machine learning algorithms and statistical modeling
  • Interest in strategic games and competitive activities
  • Proficiency in Python
Responsibilities
  • Conduct research and analysis on high frequency trading strategies
  • Design and implement algorithmic trading models
  • Develop statistical models and machine learning algorithms
  • Utilize big data technologies for market data analysis
  • Collaborate with traders and team members to enhance trading performance

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

5%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

40%

Benefits

Transparent bonus structure

Top tier benefits

Generous vacation time

Health and wellness programs