When you step onto the trading floor at Optiver, you will immediately notice the diversity in our approaches to trading. You will feel the buzz of collaboration across our screen traders who are sharing market insights and discussing the positions they are trading live on their screens. The noise and excitement generated by our wholesale traders is amazing as they speak directly with brokers across Asia, making larger volume trades.
Optiver Graduate Screen Trader
As a Screen Trader at Optiver you get to work at the forefront of the market, solving dynamic problems every day. Your primary role is to monitor and assess markets, looking for opportunities to improve pricing execution and risk management. Change is constant so there’s no time to stand still as you are constantly reflecting and improving your strategy. You’ve got to be on your toes to stay ahead; every day provides a new challenge. We are all about collaboration so you will work with teams across the business to ultimately achieve our goal of improving the market.
Optiver Graduate Wholesale Trader
As a Wholesale Traders you engage with brokers and banks, seeking out alternative ways to improve pricing in the markets. You work as deeply with numbers and strategies as our screen traders, but with more interaction with external parties. Much of the trading that you're involved in happens over the phone, which presents a different kind of challenge and creates an amazing buzz on the floor.