Maven is looking for a US Equity Volatility PM to join its Multi Strategy Group based in London. The successful candidate will build and deploy scalable position-taking strategies that are synergistic to Maven’s systematic volatility trading business. They would  benefit from a cutting edge research and technology platform to enhance their strategy’s alpha generation and execution capabilities.  

The Volatility Alpha team deploys methodically researched strategies focused on stock and index options. Our approach to trading is scientific and process driven, with a strong emphasis on quantitatively driven signals and the ability to execute our strategies with market leading technology. 

 RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Use data to design, backtest, and deploy market leading systematic trading strategies across the US listed options space
  • Leverage Maven’s market leading trading and research infrastructure to grow and expand strategy 
  • Manage  portfolio risk and help identify risk across the prop vol business

CANDIDATE SPECIFICATIONS

  • Minimum 3  years experience as a senior PM or 5 years as an assistant PM
  • Minimum 5 years experience in trading and risk management of a US equity/index options book
  • Attributable PnL track record
  • Experience in designing and executing profitable systematic-taking strategies with listed options
  • Desire to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Proactive interest in improving existing trading strategies and identifying new opportunities
  • Ability to take a high level of responsibility in an expanding, highly successful firm

Apply for this Job

* Required
resume chosen  
(File types: pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf)
cover_letter chosen  
(File types: pdf, doc, docx, txt, rtf)


Demographic Questions UK & HK Approved

Maven is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture for our employees. It is crucial for us to understand the demographics of our candidate pool to measure our recruitment practices. There is no requirement for any candidate to answer our demographic questions. For candidates who complete the questionnaire, their data will be anonymised and used only in the aggregate to inform our attraction strategy . Maven is an equal opportunity employer and this data will be used for opportunity monitoring purposes. 

Which gender do you identify with (Select one)





What is your religion or belief (Select one)









What is your sexual orientation (Select one)





What is your ethnic group (Select one)




















What type of school did you mainly attend between the ages of 11 and 16 (Select one)







If you went to university (college in the USA) or home country equivalent, were you the first of your family to do so (Select one)




If you finished school after 1980, were you eligible for free school meals at any point during your school years (Select one)





Do you have a disability or long-term health condition including, but not limited to: visual and hearing impairments, mobility impairments, autism, diabetes, epilepsy, dyslexia, dyspraxia, mental health conditions, speech impairments and major illnesses s (Select one)




Please reach out to our support team via our help center.
Please complete the reCAPTCHA above.