Options Trader

Flow Traders is looking to hire an Options Trader specialized in index options trading in a market making capacity. In this challenging position, together with your team, you will be responsible for setting up our index options market-making desk at our Hong Kong office.

We are at the intersection of finance, technology and scientific research. Financial markets have made a rapid shift from trading in the pit towards algorithmic trading, and Flow Traders has developed into an entrepreneurial and team driven FinTech Company.

What you will do:

  • Formulate innovative and profitable trading strategies
  • Collaborate with our Software Engineers to develop trading models and tools that allow us to capitalize on opportunities swiftly and adequately
  • Manage and optimize our daily positions in terms of pricing and trading in our index options book

What you will need to succeed:

  • Minimum 3 - 10 years of automated options trading experience in a market making capacity, preferably in Asian markets
  • University degree in Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics, Engineering, Finance, Technology, Sciences or a related field;
  • Experience with development languages (C, C++, Python, JAVA, or similar);
  • Excellent mental arithmetic and analytical skills;
  • Competitive, logical and able to deliver under pressure;
  • A distinct ability to spot arising opportunities and the assertiveness to seize them;
  • Entrepreneurial mindset

 Recruitment process:

  • Submit your resume and motivational letter
  • Motivational / Technical Interview with our Senior Traders
  • Motivational / Technical interview with the Head of Trading (Hong Kong) and Global Head of Trading

We Offer:

Flow Traders offers you an exciting job within the most dynamic environment. We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with a great, non-hierarchical working environment with many opportunities and fantastic perks, such as:

  • Competitive salary and annual discretionary bonus;
  • Flow Academy for continuous learning;
  • In-house lounge with a bar, pool table and console games;
  • Catered breakfast and lunch with healthy snacks and drinks available throughout the day;
  • In-house hairdresser and massage therapist;
  • Personal trainers running boot camps twice a week and subsidized gym membership;
  • Annual company trip and events;
  • And much more
Apply for Options Trader


Nikki Reen
+852 2593 3050