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A career at DV opens countless opportunities for employees to be empowered and unlock their potential. We offer excellent benefits, a chance to provide exceptional value and an exciting atmosphere for professional growth. No matter the location, or the role, every DV employee shares one mission: ADAPT, INNOVATE, AND EVOLVE.

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Experienced Trader

Since 2006, DV Trading has been actively transacting both as a provider and consumer of global financial market liquidity.


DV is a truly meritocratic organization with over 225 team members and 60 trading units globally. Each team is given the opportunity to pursue and scale their strategies while leveraging the firms shared resources, including:


  • newly architected trading floors in our Chicago, New York, and Toronto offices
  • advanced proprietary and vendor packaged software
  • state of the art latency and ultra-latency sensitive technology infrastructure
  • robust quantitative research and testing platform
  • world class operational infrastructure and services
  • exchange memberships
  • firm capital and balance sheet
  • robust risk management and compliance

As a proprietary organization, we trade our own capital. This gives us the flexibility to advance our objectives without the encumbrances of operational friction or investor demand. We are therefore committed to being an entrepreneurial and agile organization which prides itself on its ability to constantly innovate new ideas and adapt to the market in order to maintain our competitive edge.

DV Trading is actively seeking to hire experienced traders or trading teams in our Chicago, New York, and Toronto offices who have meaningful trading experience and a proven record of success. We have successfully provided our desks with a platform to both amplify their existing strategies and leverage our global reach to expand into new frontiers.


DV hires and invests in exceptional talent with the goal of empowering them to make a lasting and positive impact on the organization. Our management principles and work environment are designed to foster free flowing creativity and a no-fear attitude towards expressing and testing of new and interesting ideas. Most people who walk into our offices comment on the persistent buzz that permeates the floor. This energy has resulted in high output and a steady trajectory of growth since day one.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum 3 years of working experience within a proprietary trading firm or hedge fund.
  • At least 1 year in a risk taking role.
  • Ability to clearly articulate your strategy as well as provide validation.
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Experienced Trader/PM

Since 2006, DV Trading has been actively transacting both as a provider and consumer of global financial market liquidity.

DV is a truly meritocratic organization with over 225 team members and 60 trading units globally. Each team is given the opportunity to pursue and scale their strategies while leveraging the firms shared resources, including:

  • newly architected trading floors in our Chicago, New York, and Toronto offices
  • advanced proprietary and vendor packaged software
  • state of the art latency and ultra-latency sensitive technology infrastructure
  • robust quantitative research and testing platform
  • world class operational infrastructure and services
  • exchange memberships
  • firm capital and balance sheet
  • robust risk management and compliance

As a proprietary organization, we trade our own capital. This gives us the flexibility to advance our objectives without the encumbrances of operational friction or investor demand. We are therefore committed to being an entrepreneurial and agile organization which prides itself on its ability to constantly innovate new ideas and adapt to the market in order to maintain our competitive edge.

DV Trading is actively seeking to hire experienced traders or trading teams in our Chicago, New York, and Toronto offices who have meaningful trading experience and a proven record of success. We have successfully provided our desks with a platform to both amplify their existing strategies and leverage our global reach to expand into new frontiers.

DV hires and invests in exceptional talent with the goal of empowering them to make a lasting and positive impact on the organization. Our management principles and work environment are designed to foster free flowing creativity and a no-fear attitude towards expressing and testing of new and interesting ideas. Most people who walk into our offices comment on the persistent buzz that permeates the floor. This energy has resulted in high output and a steady trajectory of growth since day one.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Minimum of 5 years of industry experience: Portfolio Management, Asset management, proprietary trading, risk management, research.
  • Minimum 3 years of working experience within a proprietary trading firm or hedge fund.
  • At least 1 year in a risk taking role.
  • Ability to clearly articulate your strategy as well as provide validation.
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Quantitative Developer

DV Trading, LLC is in search of a talented and diligent individual to join one of our trading teams as a Quantitative Developer. The ideal candidate will have experience working with C++, GUI construction and large dataset screening. Backgrounds in trading, finance, aerospace, robotics, physics, search, pattern recognition are all desirable.


Job Responsibilities

  • Perform data mining
  • Analyze data
  • Develop market making and high frequency trading strategies
  • Create quantitative models based upon market data in order to analyze and improve trading strategies and forecasting
  • Build trading tools for application in global futures markets
  • Develop and maintain version controlled code repositories of trading algorithms
  • Technical Environment: C#, C++, Java, SQL, Python, R, electronic trading.
REQUIREMENTS

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree in Statistics
  • Financial Engineering or any Engineering field plus one year of experience in the job offered or in financial analysis required

Skills Required

  • C#
  • C++
  • Java
  • SQL
  • Python
  • R
  • Forecasting
  • Data Mining
  • High Frequency Trading
  • Electronic Trading
  • Market Making
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Quantitative Research Intern

This position is for a quantitative researcher who will work directly with a senior-level trader. You will leverage the firm’s historical data environment to assemble and analyze historical market data. This individual will have the opportunity to learn the dynamics of US interest rate markets, and merge this understanding with quantitative modeling skill-sets.

REQUIREMENTS

What our Quantitative Research Interns do:

  • Work with a senior trader to become familiarized with the structure of US interest rate markets
  • Clean and manipulate large historical datasets using the firm’s R environment
  • Apply statistical analysis to time-series data to observe relationships, identify potential statistical arbitrage opportunities, and backtest strategies
  • Research and interpret academic literature on related finance and quantitative method subjects

Who we are looking for:

  • Experience handling and analyzing large time-series datasets in R
  • Pursuing a Master's level degree in Financial Mathematics/Computational Finance/Mathematics preferred
  • Completed coursework in statistics
  • Basic knowledge of financial futures markets, interest rates, and yield curves
  • Strong communication, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Confident team player motivated by a fast paced environment
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Options Market Making Programmer

DV Trading, LLC is looking for a talented programmer with proven mathematical, analysis and design skills. The primary responsibilities of the Programmer are to design, develop, deploy, and support applications for the trading team, and to provide technical guidance on complex applications, programming and integration projects.

REQUIREMENTS

Responsibilities

  • Key player in an application development team that supports data management for traders.
  • Communicate effectively with business and technical teams.
  • Analyze the business and technical requirements
  • Ownership of data analysis and data integrity throughout the system.
  • Includes, but not limited to requirements gathering, technical design, application development and architecture, validation testing, and maintenance of investment management applications.
  • Adhere to the IT department policies, procedures and development practices, including application life cycle standards and procedures.
  • Relationship management with internal business partners and vendors that we work closely with daily.
  • Preparation of documentation including requirements documents, test and implementation plans, and system reference materials.
  • Ability to take ownership, be accountable, and to be decisive.

Requirements

The ideal candidates will be able to understand the challenges of our business and will be able to apply the correct technology solutions for those challenges.

The following describes the skills and experience required for candidates that apply:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology or business or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.
  • At least 3-5 years of experience developing applications in Java
  • Finance related programming
  • Strong mathematical skills
  • Genuine interest and a desire to learn new applications.

The following describes desired skills for candidates:

  • Experience with Electronic Options Software
  • User Experience with Java Swing
  • Option Modeling
  • Formal Software Development with multiple users
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Software Engineer - Cryptocurrency

DV Trading is seeking a Software Engineer to join its cryptocurrency trading division, DV Chain. This role provides an opportunity for a skilled developer to work on the firm’s next generation, cutting edge, trading platform. Under the guidance of DV Trading’s senior architecture and engineering staff, you will build cryptocurrency exchange connections, trading strategies, management interfaces, and graphical user interfaces. This is an opportunity to work on a truly greenfield, polyglot, full stack development project in the highly desired cryptocurrency space.


Primary Responsibilities:

In this role, you will work closely with DV’s senior staff to design, build, and maintain a variety of software solutions that interact with the cryptocurrency markets. You will work directly with the head of DV Chain, a cyptocurrency veteran and successful trader, to understand how DV Chain wishes to participate in the cryptocurrency markets, and deliver software solutions to facilitate those goals.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Demonstrable programming knowledge in Java, Scala, or Python
  • Experience with front end JavaScript development a plus
  • Experience with some variety of open source tools and libraries a plus. Some of the tools we’re using incude:
    • Akka
    • Node
    • Play
    • React
    • Kafka
    • Elasticsearch
  • Demonstrable understanding of basic HTTP based communication tooling and RESTful API design
  • Experience in Git Version Control System a plus
  • Experience with any of the major cloud based technology platforms a plus (AWS, Azure)
  • Experience with electronic trading or capital markets a plus
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