Senior FX Options Trader (Multiple Openings)
6 days ago
Optiver US LLC seeks a Senior FX Options Trader (multiple openings) at its facility located at 130 E. Randolph St., Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60601. S/he will run the trading desk strategy by adjusting parameters of trading algorithms and making trading decisions within the framework of the desks' trading strategy. S/he will recommend investments and investment timing and analyze pricing or risks of trading decisions. S/he will mentor and supervise 1 employee including a Junior Options Trader on a peer basis by providing coaching on derivatives and trading practices. S/he will identify trends in the market and build automated strategies to capture the available opportunities. S/he will apply mathematical or statistical techniques to address practical issues in finance, such as derivative valuation, securities trading, risk management, or financial market regulation. S/he will collaborate with product development teams to research, model, validate, or implement quantitative structured solutions for new or expanded markets. S/he will collaborate in the development or testing of new analytical software to ensure compliance with user requirements, specifications, or scope. S/he will have final authority over optimizing all algorithmic trading parameters. This requires extensive data analysis and collaboration with other trading and development leads. S/he will set the long term vision for the team's path with the goal of delivering strong trading profits.