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Option/ Derivatives Quant Trader, Americas

Option/ Derivatives Quant Trader, Americas
United States
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Job Description

Key Responsibilities Monitor and manage risk during US or EU time zone + rotation for weekend shift Trade derivatives products both automatically and manually Improving existing strategies and developing new strategies Identifying new markets/opportunities Perform post-trade analysis of strategies Communicate relevant news, market events, and system behaviours to team members Collaborating with software engineers to implement trading strategies and system features Contributing to the development of analytical tools

Your profile A bachelor’s, master’s, or PhD in mathematics, statistics, engineering, computer science, or related quantitative analytical field At least 3 years of profitable trading experience on a leading trading desk in a bank, proprietary trading, or market making environment in any asset class Demonstrable experience in successfully building and managing tradesAdvanced quantitative, analytical and problem solving skills and the ability to deploy those skills during time-sensitive situations Strong interest and knowledge of cryptocurrency and traditional asset class Experience programming in Python, and proficient in Microsoft Excel Are adaptive, self-motivated, enjoy challenges and significant responsibility, and thrive in fast-paced, competitive environments Communicate effectively and work well in teams

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