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Trading Interns – Expressions of Interest

This is the perfect opportunity to gain exposure to a real-life trading floor. Expand your knowledge of the financial markets and apply your quantitative and technical skills to solve the multitude of challenging problems that enable trading success.

  1. Options Market Maker
    You love puzzles, predictions and problem solving. You’re always hungry to learn. You’re driven to understand the why, and you’re also comfortable making decisions under uncertainty. You have a real passion for quantitative problems and a flair for numbers. 
  2. Delta 1 Trader
    You have a love for statistical analysis and deriving insights from big data sets. You enjoy micro analysis and applying those insights to the bigger picture.  You’re likely more comfortable with a slower pace of work, but still retain a competitive spirit and drive to succeed.
  3. Wholesale Trader
    Building rapport comes naturally to you. You enjoy developing strong relationships and you don’t take yourself too seriously. You have amazing communication skills and remain focused under pressure. You’re passionate about quantitative problems and have a flair for numbers. And you have an inherent drive to work in a fast paced, sometimes uncertain environment.

Please note, our formal applications for Graduate and Intern opportunities are currently closed. We are seeking expressions of interest for our 2021 campaign and would love to hear from you! Please complete this application to join our Trading ‘Talent Community’ and ensure that you identify your year of graduation, so that we can keep you up to date with suitable upcoming vacancies.

Optiver embraces diversity and encourages applications from people with a disability. Candidates will have the opportunity to request support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process in order to demonstrate their ability to meet the inherent requirements of the job.

If you have any questions regarding this opportunity, please contact us at [email protected].

Closed 5 months ago
Closed 5 months ago
  • Job type:Internships
  • Disciplines:

    Actuary, Banking and Finance, Computer Science,

  • Work rights:

    Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident,

  • Locations:


  • Closing Date:6th Dec 2020, 11:59 pm


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