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Risk Manager

What You’ll Do:
As a Risk Manager, you will collaborate with key business units in Trading and Technology and will be ultimately responsible for implementing and improving comprehensive risk management processes.  Your work will play an integral role in the success of the firm
 
You will make critical decisions regarding Valkyrie’s Automated Trading Systems by designing market and technology risk systems and methodologies as well as satisfying regulatory requirements and stress testing processes. You will be responsible for ensuring risk and inventory limits are properly set and monitored accurately. You will provide robust solutions to complex problems and build out a business continuity plan to ensure the firm’s ability continues to be successful in unforeseen events. You will drive continuous improvements and tuning through analysis and review.
 
What You’ll Need:
  • 5+ years of professional risk management experience within a high-frequency trading firm, hedge fund, or financial-related industry
  • Strong understanding of options pricing theory and trading strategies
  • Experience with VaR and stress testing
  • Strong math and quantitative background as well as strong attention to detail
  • The desire to continuously learn and proactively challenge the status quo to improve existing processes as well as a tenacious determination to problem solve
  • Strong communication skills: The ability to clearly and quickly communicate ideas verbally and in writing for complex problems
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and able to take ownership
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What You’ll Get:
  • Competitive salaries and performance bonuses
  • Top-tier medical and dental coverage
  • Relocation assistance package
  • 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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