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(Junior) Option Trader

Hong Kong
Posted 5 days ago Permanent Competitive Compensation Package
Posted by
Francesca Lee
OKX is a world-leading digital asset trading platform, providing advanced financial services to traders globally by using blockchain technology. OKX provides hundreds of token & futures trading pairs to help traders to optimize their strategy. We are also one of the top digital asset trading platforms by trading volume, serving millions of users in over 100 countries. OKX derivatives remains a top-notch venue globally and has a daily volume of approximately $10 billion and is widely recognized as the golden standard in the industry.

Why you should join OKX:

  • You'll be a part of a company that's leading the blockchain financial services industry
  • You'll help build financial products with daily trading volumes of USD10 billion
  • You'll be working with talents from major investment banks and tech companies, such as JP Morgan, Credit Suisse, Nomura
  • Securities, Ali, Tencent and ByteDance
  • You'll gain valuable experience from the forefront of the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry

Your Responsibilities

  • Monitor option portfolio risks and hedge portfolio risks if necessary
  • Analyzing data to identify new trading opportunities, such as changes in economic indicators, or political events
  • Monitor market trends and world news and keeping abreast with changes in the financial market
  • Research and back-testing for new trading strategies
  • Monitor and analyzing Daily PnL, risk report, Scenario analysis result and enhance our trading strategies


  • Bachelor, or Master’s in finance, Mathematics or Computer Science or Statistics is preferred
  • Experience in option trading or fresh graduate is also welcome
  • Basic knowledge of option trading strategies (i.e. gamma trading / volatility trading)
  • Ability to work across the organization with Portfolio Managers, Analysts and Program Developer

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Python, SQL, and time-series based DB is beneficial
  • Knowledge of statistics & probability theory
  • Knowledge of options pricing and volatility model
  • A self-starter mindset with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and demonstrated ability to prioritize
Hong Kong
Information Technology
Founded in 2017, OKX (formerly known as OKEx) is one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency spot and derivatives exchanges. OKX innovatively adopted bl...
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