Power Analyst

  • Axpo
  • Baden, AG, Switzerland
  • 17/06/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics

Job Description

Power Analyst

100% | Baden


  • Fundamental analysis of European power markets in order to support the proprietary trading activities of Axpo Solutions (1 month to 3 years)
  • Continuous development and improvement of models as well as data quality and accuracy through ongoing market observation, validation and backtesting
  • Timely anticipation and valuation of fundamental changes in power markets, and other price influencing factors
  • Monitoring of market trends, regulatory changes and trading opportunities
  • Ensuring data integrity from and to the Axpo database, as well as expanding it by adding new data scrapes
  • Collaborating closely with Senior Analysts and Traders


  • University degree in a natural science, engineering, computer science or quantitative Economics/Finance with a solid quantitative academic training
  • 2-5 years of experience in market analysis in the energy sector (preferably Eastern Europe)
  • Good understanding of economics in energy markets and commercial acumen with the ability to translate market mechanics into quantitative supply/demand models
  • Great numerical skills and high attention to detail, ability to deal with high levels of complexity
  • Strong Coding (R, Python, a.o.) and database skills (SQL)
  • Ability to work under pressure and volatile market conditions
  • Fluency in English required,German a plus

This role is a unique opportunity to join Axpo's successful power trading desk. It is located at our HQ in Baden Switzerland and is ideal for somebody who enjoys working in both analytical as well as entrepreneurial ways. More junior or more senior profiles will be considered.


ContactMoritz Nauer
Senior HR Manager Recruiting
recruiting.trading@axpo.comInformation about the recruitment process