Volant is a leading global proprietary trading firm specializing in automated electronic options market-making. We provide liquidity for more than two dozen financial markets by partnering trading talent and experience with state-of-the-art technology. We recruit the best and brightest, recognizing that our most valuable asset is our team. As a small firm, we pride ourselves on our agility and flat structure, enabling our team to work collaboratively and pivot quickly.
From a quantitative analyst and developer perspective, we are responsible for the models of markets and risks that underpin our trading. We build trading models and run proprietary strategies. We study historical data, and we measure and analyze our profitability. We use a diverse range of numerical and statistical techniques, and are always looking for new perspectives and approaches. We support the systems that underpin quant work, including data collection processes, data cleaning scripts, and our toolbox that allows us to provide prototype spreadsheets to the traders. We're looking for smart problem-solvers who are excited to attack the challenges we face on a daily basis and are ready to think outside the box to come up with creative and elegant solutions.
Responsible for significant functional aspects of the trading system, including:
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