OQAM – Part Time Student Position

OQAM – Part Time Student Position

Invest in your future – part-time position for dedicated students

We are looking for talent! Are you, or do you know, our next colleague?

OQAM is a value-driven quantitative asset management company with an open-minded and innovative culture. We have a genuine and passionate interest in finance, people, and technology. We will soon launch new investment products and are therefore looking for a pair of extra hands to help us with the daily operations of these.

We put great pride in being able to employ students and help them gain practical experience. We promise a steep learning curve and that you receive an important role at the company. For more insights into the different student projects (internal and external) OQAM has been involved in see Students + OQAM = win-win.

What we offer

You will be part of a team of people who value sharing experiences and knowledge and who see work as an opportunity to grow both professionally and as human beings. The team consists of people that have experience from successfully managing large investment mandates, building software systems for the investment management industry, building and running asset management companies. Our offices in Malmö are located close to Malmö Centralstation.

You will work within our Back-, Mid- and Front Office together with one other student employee. Responsibilities will include:

  • Order execution surveillance across global markets, multiple asset classes and instruments. Work hours will primarily be on weekday mornings and evenings where the order execution is focused on global liquid futures.
  • Back- and Middle Office tasks.
  • Improvement and automation of Back- and Middle Office routines.
  • Ad hoc projects.

Who are you?

Apart from looking for the right persons and people who value what we offer, we are looking for people who value getting hands-on experience during their studies.

We truly appreciate applicants:

  • Being open-minded, value driven, curious and pragmatic.
  • Having a high degree of personal integrity and who are reliable and trustworthy.
  • Being self-motivated, well organized, able to multi-task and thrive in a fast-pacedenvironment and having the ability to work under pressure.
  • Having excellent technical and analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Having a strong interest in financial markets.
  • Who are interested in 10-20 hours of work per week, including during the school’swinter and summer breaks.

In terms of skills, we are looking for students that have a profound interest in, and want to develop their qualities related to the following:

  • Financial markets; and
  • Asset management and trading; and
  • Data science and coding (preferably Python).

Please note that your personality, interest, curiosity, drive, and eagerness to learn is what we value most.


If you are interested but have further questions, please do not hesitate to send an email to our CEO, Andreas at ao@oqam.se or give him a call on +46705916698. You are also more than welcome to send an email to our CIO, Thorbjörn Wallentin at tw@oqam.se or give him a call on +46733661443.If you are interested and have no further questions, please send your application including a brief cover letter and CV via email to Andreas. Apply before May 26th.Start date: To be discussed.

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