Single Stocks Options Trader

100K + OTE Amsterdam

My client is a fast-growing, global proprietary trading house, driven by data and technology. They act as a market maker, using their own capital to trade on global stock and derivatives exchanges. By leveraging a large network of interdealer brokers and the latest advancements in electronic trading technology, they add liquidity to the financial markets specialized in cash equity and derivatives.

Since their very first trade in 2009, they have been based in Amsterdam, nowadays supported by a strong presence in the major European financial hubs. With their 80 employees of over 20 different nationalities, they are united in their great ambition to grow into a global leader in arbitrage and liquidity.

Their Paris team is looking for a Senior Single Stocks Options Trader with a proven successful track record to further expand their business.

This is a great opportunity to work in synergy with a diverse team of senior traders and contribute to running and expanding an already established and profitable equity desk, bringing their wider trading team to the next level.

You will be responsible for running a market-making book covering global exchanges and take a model-based / quantitative approach to trading on the EU, UK, and US markets. This to make sure you generate consistent and steady returns by applying a disciplined trading approach.

You will make markets, develop relationships and provide pricing to brokers and will be reporting to the Head of Desk / Business Partner.

You get the exciting opportunity to join a highly professional and ambitious trading company in a highly competitive field, offering an excellent remuneration package with a considerable potential upside.

They offer facilities to develop your skills and competences and the possibility to work in a diverse, international, highly driven team located in the beautiful center of the City of Lights!

Next to this they provide lunch vouchers, sport facilities and have a lot of fun.

Who are you?

You have obtained a degree in a STEM area (preferably from the leading French engineering schools) and you have at least 2-4 years of experience as a single stocks options trader, with a proven track record of consistent returns.

Possessing strong quantitative and analytical skills as well as experience using a model-based strategy to minimize risk is a must, as is a drive for results, competitiveness, discipline and decisiveness.

Do not hesitate to apply if you think this exciting role could be yours!

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