Join the In-House Day at Optiver and find out what it takes to be a Trader or Researcher. We will challenge your analytical and numerical skills during inter-active games and fun tests. While enjoying some pizzas and drinks, you get the chance to speak to our employees and find out what a typical day in their lives looks like and what they like the most about working here.
We are always on the lookout for motivated students with an analytical mindset, a flair for numbers and excellent problem solving skills. Econometricians have proven to be a great match for Optiver. Are you eager to challenge yourself and find out if you have what it takes to become a Trader or Researcher? The day will begin with a general introduction about Optiver, before we will continue to provide you with a better insight into the tasks and daily routine of a Trader and Researcher. The number crunchers amongst you will be provided with a practice version of our Numerical test, so you can put your mathematical skills to the test. Afterwards, we will be playing the Market Making Game with you, a playful way to help you understand what Optiver is doing on a daily basis. Finally, we will round off the day by checking your knowledge of the financial markets with an interactive game and see how good you are at estimations. During drinks and pizza, you will get the chance to speak to our Traders, Researchers and Recruiters in order to find out more about our Graduate positions, internships and the recruitment processes.”