Senior Expert Trading (all genders)

Date: 17 Nov 2023

Location: Vienna, Vienna, AT, 1020

Company: OMV Group

Overview of the company


As one of Austria's largest listed industrial companies and a global energy and chemicals group, OMV is working on answers to address the challenges of climate change. The agenda is to become a leading supplier of sustainable fuels, chemicals and materials with a focus on circular economy solutions by 2030, and to be climate neutral by 2050 at the latest. This is the mission of our approximately 22,300 employees.


Sustainability: Our approach


In Chemicals & Materials, OMV through its subsidiary Borealis, is one of the world's leading providers of advanced and circular polyolefin solutions and a European market leader in base chemicals and plastics recycling. Together with its two major joint ventures - Borouge (with ADNOC, in the UAE and Singapore) and Baystar™ (with TotalEnergies, in the USA) - Borealis supplies products and services to customers across the globe. OMV's Fuels & Feedstock business produces and markets fuels as well as feedstock for the chemical industry, operates three refineries in Europe, and holds a 15% stake in a refining joint venture in the UAE. OMV operates around 1,700 filling stations in eight European countries. In the Energy segment, OMV explores and produces oil and gas in the four core regions of Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa, North Sea, and Asia-Pacific. Average daily production in 2022 amounted to 392 kboe/d. Its activities also include the Low Carbon Business as well as the entire gas business.


Our business



Your tasks


  • You trade (physical and financial) on all relevant European gas hubs and exchanges.
  • You are generating revenue and assuming risk positions in various gas markets by developing and executing data driven trading strategies & algorithms.
  • You create, code, backtest and implement systematic trading models based on fundamental, technical or quantitative factors.
  • You build a more automated and data-driven trading environment and make it scalable and future proof.
  • You are responsible for continuous development of work flows and trading tools in order to increase efficiency and minimize operational risk.
  • You mentor and coach more junior traders and analysts on the desk. 

Your profile


  • University degree in quantitative field (Maths, Physics, IT, etc.) 
  • At least 9 years of professional experience and 4 years of experience in algorithmic trading or similar role.
  • Advanced understanding of statistical and mathematical models and concepts.
  • Very strong coding skills in at least one programming language (preferably Python, or C++, Java or similar.)
  • Sound knowledge of data mining, research, analysis, and automated trading systems.
  • International experience and strong communication skills.

What to expect from OMV

We believe that we can only evolve and thrive as a company with a highly diverse mix of employees and by ensuring a healthy work-life balance. We have a strong culture of collaboration and our group values ""we care, we're curious, we progress"" are guiding us along the way on our path into a sustainable future.
We will encourage you to take on new responsibilities, work across different functions, become involved in new projects, as well as completing international assignments. In return, we have excellent development programs that will help you achieve your career goals and reach your potential. 


What OMV can offer


The opportunity to join an internationally renowned company in a fast moving business sector, providing excellent development opportunities.
We offer an attractive compensation package that matches your qualifications and professional experience. The minimum gross annual salary according to the collective agreement amounts to EUR 80.577,--all in. Depending on skills and specific experience, over-payment is possible. OMV also offers additional benefits and relocation packages for international moves.

Your contact


Please contact Dominik Leithner for further information.