robinhood Chicago, IL; US - Remote Full-time 2024-06-26

Join a leading fintech company that’s democratizing finance for all.

Robinhood Markets was founded on a simple idea: that our financial markets should be accessible to all. With customers at the heart of our decisions, Robinhood and its subsidiaries and affiliates are lowering barriers and providing greater access to financial information. Together, we are building products and services that help create a financial system everyone can participate in.

With growth as the top priority…

The business is seeking curious, growth-minded thinkers to help shape our vision, structures and systems; playing a key-role as we launch into our ambitious future. If you’re invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world — we’d love to have you apply.

About the team + role

Robinhood is seeking experienced CX professionals with a passion for derivative products (futures, options on futures, forex, etc.) to join the Advanced Services team. This team will support customers including power customers on complex topics including margin, options and futures. Robinhood Derivatives, LLC is a new Robinhood subsidiary looking to provide a best-in-class futures product, and later options on futures, forex, and futures across multiple account types.

If selected for this role, you will help shape the brand of this exciting new product suite, and have an opportunity to support customers as they employ sophisticated investment strategies to deliver on their unique investment objectives.

It is preferred that this role is located in one of the office locations listed on this job description which will align with our in-office working environment. This position is only eligible for remote work in limited geographies within the US where we do not have physical office locations. Please connect with your recruiter for more information regarding our in-office philosophy and expectations.

Available Shifts

  • Sunday – Wednesday 10:00pm-9:00am ET
  • Wednesday – Saturday 10:00pm-9:00am ET

What you’ll do

  • Leverage deep product- and subject-matter expertise to resolve customer issues and questions involving options, margin and futures outrights. Later this may expand to other derivative products such as options on futures and forex.
  • Uncover potential customer or firm risk and ability to communicate that to customers in an articulate manner.
  • Utilize our internal tools, including but not limited to: Salesforce and Twilio, to respond to customers in all areas of Options, Futures, and Margin.
  • Leverage knowledge of our Robinhood app, web and futures products in order to assist customers as they navigate our exciting new products and require clear explanations to often technical inquiries.
  • Utilize brokerage acumen and risk management understanding in order to place closing trades for customers when necessary.
  • Research current/future market events and be able to communicate and discuss with customers from a theoretical perspective without providing investment advice.

What you bring

  • Active FINRA Series 7, 63, and NFA Series 3 required
  • Bachelor’s degree, plus if in finance
  • Minimum 2 years in professional trade desk experience
  • Demonstrated results supporting customers in advanced services
  • Ability to break down positions in futures and options
  • Assess risk and how to mitigate when needed
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Ability to make excellent quick decisions under pressure
  • Ability to communicate effectively and de-escalate situations
  • Demonstrates subject matter expertise in complex financial services topics including options, margin, and futures
  • Ability to concisely and accurately communicate complex topics to our customers
  • Schedule flexibility as we evolve to meet the growing demands of our business and customers (working across multiple time zones)

What we offer

  • Market competitive and pay equity-focused compensation structure
  • 100% paid health insurance for employees with 90% coverage for dependents
  • Annual lifestyle wallet for personal wellness, learning and development, and more!
  • Lifetime maximum benefit for family forming and fertility benefits
  • Dedicated mental health support for employees and eligible dependents
  • Generous time away including company holidays, paid time off, sick time, parental leave, and more!
  • Lively office environment with catered meals, fully stocked kitchens, and geo-specific commuter benefits

Base pay for the successful applicant will depend on a variety of job-related factors, which may include education, training, experience, location, business needs, or market demands. The expected salary range for this role is based on the location where the work will be performed and is aligned to one of 3 compensation zones. The expected salary range for this role is based on the location where the work will be performed and is aligned to one of 3 compensation zones. This role is also eligible to participate in a Robinhood bonus plan.

Zone 1 (Menlo Park, CA; New York, NY; Bellevue, WA; Washington, DC)
$50.15$59 USD
Zone 2 (Denver, CO; Westlake, TX; Chicago, IL)
$44.20$52 USD
Zone 3 (Lake Mary, FL)
$39.10$46 USD

Click here to learn more about available Benefits, which vary by region and Robinhood entity.

We’re looking for more growth-minded and collaborative people to be a part of our journey in democratizing finance for all. If you’re ready to give 100% in helping us achieve our mission—we’d love to have you apply even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement in this posting. At Robinhood, we’re looking for people invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world, not just those who simply check off all the boxes.

Robinhood embraces a diversity of backgrounds and experiences and provides equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We are dedicated to building a company that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work (and work environment) will be for everyone. Additionally, Robinhood provides reasonable accommodations for candidates on request and respects applicants’ privacy rights. Please review the specific Robinhood Privacy Policy applicable to the country where you are applying.