Join the Prime Trading, LLC Team

ETF Index & Options Trader

Prime Trading, LLC is a premier options, futures, and equities proprietary trading firm.

We offer traders a full service trading suite which includes:

  • Efficient clearing
  • Financing
  • Analytics
  • Training
  • Risk management
  • Back office services
  • Technical support

As an ETF Index & Options Trader you’ll be responsible for:

  • Execution of trading strategies
  • Making statistically-based decisions across large universe of symbols
  • Working with our technology team for tool building
  • Analyzing post-trades doing PnL analysis and portfolio reviews
  • Researching potential trading opportunities with our Analytics team and helping to devise new trading strategies
  • Mentoring junior traders on trading principles and strategies

Experience:

  • Index vs ETF pairs trading​
  • Bond and interest rate futures and options with experience in ETFs​
  • Country specific indexes/ETFs​
  • Commodities futures and options with experience in ETFs
  • Volatility related futures and options with experience in ETFs​
  • Leveraged ETFs

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience trading derivatives on equity index and ETF’s
  • Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative field, advanced degrees are a plus
  • Proven ability to successfully manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise discretion in making decisions
  • Aptitude and preference for working in a highly collaborative environment
  • Ability to communicate effectively with other traders on your team as well as with management
  • Experience being the decision maker and risk manager for yourself or your group
  • Exposure to coding and programming languages (Python, C++, C#, R etc…)

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive split of trading profits
  • Negotiable deals with consideration of experience and profitability
  • Reasonable expense structure
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance available
  • Remote trading access an option
  • Opportunity to join a premier proprietary trading firm growing in scope and size

Trading Operations and Risk Analyst

Overview:

Prime Trading, LLC is a well, established proprietary trading firm specializing in the trading of Futures and Options in Treasuries, Energies, Grains, Softs, and Metals. We are a member firm of CME, NYMEX, CBOT, COMEX and ICE. We also are active on B3 (Bovespa), OSE, EUREX, and in US cash equities, giving our traders access to all venues they need to maximize profits and grow. We are expanding our existing business lines as well as adding onto our offerings in cash equities and options, and cash treasuries. This role will be responsible for assisting the COO & Risk Department by directly interacting with all trading groups in the company. This role will require strong problem solving, flexibility, collaboration, and attention to detail. This is a fast paced and challenging role with growth potential for the right person. This role will involve becoming deeply familiar with trading and modeling options.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate between clearing firms and traders to resolve reconciliation issues
  • Help traders set up and maintain OTC broker relationships
  • Onboard new traders and groups, coordinating their setup with all departments in the company,
  • clearing firms, and exchanges
  • Work with traders and the accounting department to optimize commissions and fees

Desired Skills:

  • 1-3 Years previous experience with back office and options
  • Strong problem-solving ability
  • Self-motivated to see tasks through completion and follow-up afterwards
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work well on a team
  • Strong communication skills
  • Programming and data analysis skills are a plus

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Discount