Graduate Quant Trader

  • All Options
  • Amsterdam, Nederland
  • apr 23, 2024
Fulltime Quantitative Finance Finance Trading

Job Description

JOIN OUR QUANT TRADING TEAM!

All Options is growing and therefore we are looking for Graduate Quant Traders to expand our Amsterdam trading team! Are you ready to kick-start your career in the world of options trading, solve complex problems and work in a dynamic environment? Then we’d love to welcome you to join our next class of aspiring Graduate Quant Traders in July 2024.

 

WHO ARE WE

All Options is a specialized proprietary trading firm based in Amsterdam and Austin (Texas, USA), founded in 1998. We are fully regulated and trade our own capital as a liquidity provider (market maker) on all major European option exchanges. We have just opened an office in Austin to expand our market making activities in the US market.

Our culture is professional, international, and informal. We are inherently curious and believe actions speak louder than words. We make decisions based on data. Our values: we learn and improve every day; we share our ideas; we own our jobs; we play as a team.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO AS A GRADUATE  QUANT TRADER

As a Graduate Quant Trader at All Options, you will work at the intersection of statistics, trading and technology. We provide data-driven insights to the trading teams and management, continuously monitor strategy performance, design and build automated trading and position management algorithms, improve our pricing models, and take responsibility for building, maintaining and improving the company's code base and technology stack.

As a new joiner, your initial focus will be on internalizing options theory, getting to know the business, learning to work with our systems and building and maintaining our business and trading intelligence stack. As your knowledge and skills grow, you will gradually become more involved in the PnL-generating processes. And within a few months, you play a key role in developing automated analysis programs and trading algorithms!

 

WHO ARE YOU

  • A Master’s degree of higher in a quantitative field: STEM, Statistics, Econometrics, Quantitative Finance
  • Strong interest in (option) trading and financial markets, demonstrated through attended courses and/or experience
  • Result-driven and able to prioritize
  • Strong at pattern recognition
  • Combining data and theory is your bread and butter
  • Ready to excel in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills

 

WHAT WE’LL OFFER

  • A remuneration package comprised of base salary, bonus opportunity and pension scheme
  • Unique opportunity to join our up and coming quant trading team
  • Continuous Learning & Development opportunities
  • Well-being allowance and a bicycle plan
  • 29 vacation days
  • NS Business Card
  • A nutritious in-house breakfast and lunch
  • Monthly drinks and other festivities to celebrate our successes!

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPOYER

All Options is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to any type of background.

 

READY TO APPLY?

If all of the above aligns with your interest we’d welcome you to apply by submitting your CV & Motivation Letter. We will carefully review your application and will get back to you within one week.

If you match the requirements we will contact you to start up the application process. The process consists different stages: an online assessment, an online coding assignment, an HR interview, a Technical interview and a final interview. If we’re both enthusiastic after the several rounds, we’d love to welcome you to our team! Note: the start date for this position is 1st of July 2024.