Options Trader

  • Zug , Switzerland
  • Full-Time

Darley Technologies is looking for an Options Trader to join our team in our Zug office. The ideal candidate has trading experience at a proprietary trading firm or market maker, possesses a strong quantitative background and is passionate about cryptocurrencies. This is a unique opportunity to join a fast growing trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture. 

As an Options Trader, you will report to the Head of OTC Trading and be part of a highly collaborative team that seeks to be a leading market maker in the cryptoverse. In this role, you will be tasked with executing successful strategies that will increase the overall profitability of our business.

What You Will Do

  • Answer RFQ from our clients and counterparts
  • Generate and implement innovative and profitable trading strategies
  • Manage and optimize our intraday trading positions and risks
  • Collaborate with Quantitative Researchers to improve pricing models and algorithms
  • Closely monitor our trading algorithms

What You Need to Succeed

  • University degree, preferably in Finance, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics or related
  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience in options market making or execution trading
  • Capacity to communicate clearly with business partners and clients
  • A deep understanding of cryptocurrency market and a strong knowledge of financial mathematics and pricing models
  • Excellent quantitative problem solving and analytical skills
  • Proficiency in Python is highly desired but not required
  • English (written and spoken), German / French will be considered a plus
  • Critical thinking to adapt to an ever changing environment
  • Ability to spot and seize arising opportunities
  • A competitive, innovative and entrepreneurial mindset

What We Offer

We provide our employees with a fun yet very challenging working environment which promotes innovation, trust, passion and cooperation in one of the world leading blockchain ecosystem. We offer competitive salary, annual discretionary bonuses and other fantastic benefits. At Darley Technologies, we care for our employees and we are firmly convinced that the future of the company will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious.

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