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Head of Risk - Options Trading Firm

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: United States - San Francisco
  • Salary: 130,000.00 - 210,000.00 USD per Annum
  • Job reference: 86126
  • Sector: Buy Side
  • Date posted: 11/01/2017
A prop trading firm is looking for a Head of Risk. In this role, you will work be responsible for the all of the firm's risk and be asked to grow the firm’s risk team.  In this role, you will be given a unique opportunity to join an established company that is growing massively

The responsibilities of the individual will include monitoring all trading desks.  You will be given the opportunity to build out the firm’s risk department, framework, and models.  You will work along side some of the strongest quants and engineers in the field and share ideas. 

Skills Needed:

  • 7+ years of an experienced risk manager in trading firm, bank, or clearing firm
  • A strong understanding of options
  • Cross asset experience
  • Options market making experience
  • Heavy understanding of derivatives
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