Trading Associate

Recruiter
Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
30 Nov 2016
Ref
201664
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Sales/Marketing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This position will provide analytical support for the Congestion Trading Group within Proprietary Trading. Analyst recommendations will be incorporated into investment decisions and strategies to extract value from congestion markets across the US. Other responsibilities include working with traders to analyze daily P&L fluctuations, create forecasting tools, and assist traders with daily tasks.

Primary Duties and Accountabilities
  • Analyze US power transmission and generation fundamentals
  • Forecast congestion patterns and opportunities
  • Monitor and analyze congestion trends
  • Assist traders
  • Develop tools and processes to improve routine tasks
  • Support adhoc project requests

Qualifications:
Position Specifications

Minimum :
  • Bachelors in EE, other engineering discipline, Math, Economics, Finance, Physics, or equivalent experience. Masters preferred. Degree in EE preferred
  • Solid understanding in power flow concepts
  • 1-2 years of power market experience
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • UPLAN, PROMOD, or similar modeling experience
  • Proficient in PowerWorld or similar analysis tool
  • Programming experience/coursework
  • Understands key finance and economic principles