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Senior Options Trader

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: US$100000 - US$350000 per annum
  • Job reference: 278793/001_1528756463
  • Sector: Portfolio management, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 11/06/2018

Senior Options Trader

A Global Options Market Making firm is looking to add an experienced trader to its automated options desk here in Chicago. The team is actively growing, and they are hoping to speak with strong Options Traders that have a background in financial mathematics and taking initiative in generating trade ideas. Areas of specific interest are currently within the Fixed Income & Commodity Options Markets.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors and/or Masters in Math, Computer Science, Physics, Engineering or related field

  • 2-5 years of experience in the financial or trading industry

  • Experience or strong understanding of options theory

  • Experience in Python or R preferred

  • Experience trading commodities or fixed income products are a bonus, however not required

  • Strong communication skills & desire to work in a collaborative environment