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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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Junior Trader

DV Trading, LLC is a global proprietary trading firm with over 225 traders and personnel that specializes in trading commodity futures, as well as equities and other financial instruments. DV is looking for someone eager to join one of its trading desks and support an actively growing team.

Details of the duties

  • Real-time risk management by entering, checking, and maintaining records of trades
  • Start and end of day position and profit/loss reconciliation
  • Manage positions during the European (third shift/overnight) and North American market sessions
  • Learn proprietary methodologies and trading systems that support an established trading business
  • Oversee and improve day to day processes as needed
  • Build and maintain trading models
  • Further responsibilities may be driven by the individual’s interests and specific skills


REQUIREMENTS
  • Pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in Engineering, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Strong understanding of math, probability and statistics
  • Possess a strong work ethic and be able to learn quickly in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Detail oriented, organized, diligent
  • Maintain composure and communicate clearly when under pressure
  • High level of proficiency in Excel and VBA
  • Previous experience in trading desired
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Junior Direct Sales/Trades - Energy Desk (London)

DVT Global (UK), Ltd. is an affiliate of DV Trading, LLC, a proprietary trading firm that specializes in the trading of cleared financial commodity products. DV Energy, a division of DV Trading, is a liquidity provider in Brent, WTI, distillates, gasoline, fuel oil, and Henry Hub natural gas.

DV Energy is looking for someone eager to join and support an actively growing team.

  • Interact with external counterparts about markets and daily deals
  • Form opinions and articulate those daily to relevant counterparts; read business related articles and keep up to date on current macro and geopolitical affairs
  • Continuously develop new sales pipeline
  • Work closely with compliance to conduct business according to all current and upcoming regulations
  • Keeps up-to-date with financial products, legislation and requirements for compliance with all applicable regulations
  • Work with traders daily to understand each market and develop deals that suit their books
  • Work with, and assist head of department on new projects


REQUIREMENTS
  • Positive attitude: driven to succeed and excel in their performance. Possess a strong work ethic and able to learn quickly in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Autonomous, self-starter and entrepreneurial, able to create new solutions independently and eager to learn
  • Highly motivated by the development of new sales pipeline
  • Previous experience in trading required
  • Proficiency in Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters Eikon
  • Fluent in Mandarin
  • Detail orientated, organised, diligent
  • Maintain composure and communicate clearly when under pressure
  • Ability to succeed working as part of a diversified team, aiming for the growth of the team and the company
  • Strong interest in trading and energy markets in particular
  • Strong understanding of math, probability and statistics
  • High level of proficiency in Excel
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Developer / Quantitative Analyst (Entry Level) - Chicago

DV Trading, LLC is a global proprietary trading firm with over 225 traders and personnel that specializes in trading commodity futures, as well as equities and other financial instruments.

The candidate and traders will work side-by-side to increase the efficiency of our operations and help the firm identify new talent. Successful candidates will be detail orientated, organized, with excellent communication skills and display a high aptitude for problem solving. Candidates must have strong quantitative and analytical skills.

Details of the duties

  • Quantitative analysis of trading positions
  • Develop trading algorithms
  • Troubleshoot trading applications
  • Maintain spreadsheets and perform analytics on trading PnL


REQUIREMENTS

Demonstrated ability and desire to:

  • work well under pressure
  • learn and apply new skills quickly (e.g. new technology and coding languages)
  • multi-task, prioritize and adapt with changing conditions

Preferred but not necessarily required

  • Experience coding in VBA, R, C++, Java, C#, Python


Resume Requirements

  • In exactly four words, at the top of your resume, above your name, please describe one notable accomplishment.
  • Resumes must be font size 14 or larger
  • Resumes longer than one page will not be accepted


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