Delta-1 Trader

What You’ll Do:
Delta-1 Traders are expected to own, maintain, and grow a successful futures trading strategy in concert with technologists, quants, and traders here at Valkyrie. In this role, you will be responsible for leveraging your knowledge and experience as a successful futures trader, managing a basket of correlated deltas. Your decisions will help guide the implementation and path of Valkyrie’s burgeoning futures market-making strategy. On every level, Delta-1 Traders will look to effectuate systemic improvements to the existing trading strategy to ensure the long-term growth and competitiveness of the strategy.
What You’ll Need:
  • 4+ years experience on a futures or delta-1 trading desk
  • A strong ability to manage and assess risk in a futures derivatives portfolio
  • A passion for trading and financial markets
  • A desire to develop and constantly improve the strategies and models that drive our trading activities
  • A tenacious determination to problem solve
  • Strong math and numerical aptitude
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • A keen attention to detail
  • Willingness to dig into problems
  • Relentless desire to constantly improve
  • Proactive attitude
  • Quantitative analysis skills are a plus
  • Advanced degrees preferred
What You’ll Get:
  • Competitive salaries and performance bonuses
  • Top-tier medical and dental coverage
  • Relocation assistance packages
  • Generous vacation policy
  • Training opportunities and continuing education
  • Catered lunch, snacks, and beverages
  • Group outings and company parties
  • Casual dress environment

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A day in the life of a trader.
  • Researching ideas to improve our models, risk parameters, and trading strategy
  • Moving quickly as market watchers to seize fast-paced opportunities
  • Collaborating with the software team to create system improvements
  • Learning from each other every day
  • Exploring what the future of market making holds, and rising to meet those challenges