Optiver Services B.V.

  • Case study
  • One-on-one interviews

About the case study

Ever wondered what it’s like to work on one of Europe’s most exciting trading floors? Well, now’s your chance to find out!

Through this workshop, you’ll get to know Optiver: a proprietary trading firm and leading global market maker. You’ll see what’s it’s like to think like an Optiver Trader by taking our challenging numerical test.

If your math skills prove top-notch, you might just have what it takes to help us make the market.

2022 Career Event Job Offerings

Optiver Services B.V.

Data Scientist

If you have a technical academic degree, programming skills, experience with machine learning and a passion to prove yourself, you could be the Data Scientist we are looking for.

Quantitative Researcher

Are you looking for bigger challenges? Do you want to use your analytical skills to solve real world problems and see the results right away? Do you enjoy writing computer programs? Then the Quantitative Researcher position might be a great opportunity for you! 

Trader Trader (Amsterdam or London)

As a Trader at Optiver you will work in an entrepreneurial manner to fully manage your own trading book. Your tasks will encompass many different responsibilities, primarily making good risk/reward trading decisions but just as importantly working closely with the technology, research and control departments to make continuous improvements.

About Optiver Services

Over 30 years ago, Optiver started as a single trader on the floor of Amsterdam’s Europeans Options Exchange. Today, we are a leading global market maker driven by technology, providing liquidity to financial markets using our own capital at our own risk. Focused on pricing, execution and risk management, we pioneer our own trading strategies and systems using clean code and sophisticated technology to trade a wide range of products: listed derivatives, cash equities, ETFs, bonds and foreign currencies. Our expertise allows us to continuously strive to offer the best prices in all market conditions.

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