Experienced Trader

Job Description

Flow Traders is looking for experienced Traders to join our growing teams in Equity, Fixed Income, Digital Assets or FX at our Amsterdam office. The ideal candidate exhibits in depth knowledge in trading along with a passion for the financial markets. This is a unique opportunity to join a leading proprietary trading firm with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture at the heart of its business. We value quick-witted, creative minds and challenge them to make full use of their capacities. If you aim high, the sky is the limit!

As a Trader at Flow, you will be part of a highly innovate and successful global team that trades on various exchanges. 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 quantitative and automated trading strategies
  • Manage and optimize your intraday trading positions together with your team
  • Focus on technical improvements on the desk while also automating various daily processes
  • Manage trading positions and ensure essential information is captured accurately
  • Identify new opportunities and products that align with Flow Traders growth strategy

What You Need To Succeed

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in market making
  • In depth knowledge in trading Equity, Fixed Income, Digital Assets or FX
  • University Degree, preferably in Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics, Engineering, Finance, or related
  • Excellent mental arithmetic and analytical skills
  • Competitive, entrepreneurial and able to deliver under pressure
  • A distinct ability to spot arising opportunities and the assertiveness to seize them

Recruitment Process

  1. Submit your resume and motivation letter
  2. A phone interview with a Recruiter
  3. First interview with the Trading Team
  4. Final interviews with Head of Trading

What We Offer

We like to think that talent grows at Flow and stays at Flow. To ensure this, we provide our employees with an extensive onboarding program, access to Flow Academy, the best working environment, the latest technology and continuous support. We go out of our way to retain the small business feeling with which we started and stimulate innovation and collaboration through teamwork and our non-hierarchical approach. We offer competitive salary, annual discretionary bonus and other fantastic perks and benefits, such as:

  • Flow Academy for continuous learning and opportunities to attend domain-related conferences
  • Our own company boat
  • In-house gym and sessions with our nutritionist or personal trainer
  • In-house Bar and Lounge with an arcade, table tennis, billiards table and game consoles
  • Daily catered lunch, amazing coffee and a fully stocked kitchen and snack bar
  • Weekly chair massages
  • Annual company trip and a variety of events throughout the year, such as the Year End Party that exceeds expectations
  • Global rotations between our offices worldwide
  • and more!

Flow Traders does not accept unsolicited resumes from any professional staffing or search firms. All resumes, and any other information identifying potential candidates, submitted to any employee at Flow Traders via-email, the Internet or directly without a valid and signed search agreement will be deemed free to contact by Flow Traders without any restrictions and no placement fee of any kind will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Flow Traders.