Senior Power Analyst (f/m)

  • Axpo
  • Baden, AG, Switzerland
  • 30/03/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Bring along your knowledge, your enthusiasm and your dedication – and take charge as a Senior Power Analyst at Axpo. We offer a variety of challenging tasks and projects, and the flexibility to present and implement your own ideas. The energy industry is changing; it is continuing to develop dynamically and innovatively. That's why we promote internal and external courses, coaching and digital learning opportunities to educate and further train our employees on both professional and technical topics.

What you will do

  • Develop and maintain European power pricing models, preferred focus on Germany and France
  • Support the CEMT Power Trading team with short, medium and long term (1 month - 3 years) fundamental analysis and independently derived trading strategies
  • Monitoring of market trends, regulatory changes and trading opportunities
  • Ensure data integrity from and to our Axpo database
  • Improve existing power models with better analysis on supply and demand
  • Collaborate with trading analysis in the power, coal, gas and oil markets

What you bring & who you are

  • 5+ years of experience in energy markets analysis and several years in the European power sector
  • University degree in Mathematics, Physics, Economics or Engineering with a solid quantitative academic training
  • Background in fundamental analysis in European power markets. Exposure to non-asset backed power trading
  • Strong coding skills (Phython, R or SQL coding skills)
  • High attention to detail and strong numerical skills
  • Great communication and influencing skills in dealing with traders, management and the team
  • Ability to work under pressure and volatile market conditions

What we offer

Your recovering is important for us. Enjoy at least 22 days’ vacation for your work-life balance, and up to 12 paid public holidays per calendar year. You’ll get extra vacation days as a loyalty bonus every five years. In addition to that, you can benefit from flexible working hours as well as the opportunity to work remotely.We offer fairness. In addition to a competitive salary, all employees are entitled to a performance-based componentSafetey first! Our sick pay insurance pays your full salary for up to 730 days. We also have collective health insurance contracts.Above-average and generous. We cover at least 60% of your pension contribution.Your development matters to us. Therefore we invest in your professional growth with a wide range of internal training opportunities and the possibility of cost and/or time-sharing.A modern workplace awaits you in the centre of Baden. The main station is less than a five-minute walking distance. Baden is just 15 minutes from Zurich by train, and offers attractive shops, cultural variety and a wide range of hot springs.At Axpo you can reduce your carbon footprint. Use your free half-fare travel card for business and private travel. When travelling on business by train, you can travel first class. For business trips by car, a separate Mobility fleet is available at Axpo in Baden.About us

Axpo is Switzerland's largest producer of renewable energy, as well as an international leader in energy trading and the marketing of solar and wind power. We develop innovative energy solutions for our customers based on state-of-the-art technologies in over 30 countries in Europe, the USA and Asia. Around 5,000 employees work on exciting and challenging tasks, contribute their ideas and solutions and put them into practice. Our entrepreneurial way of thinking and acting helps us develop innovative and sustainable energy solutions for our customers. We have an open corporate culture, treat each other with respect and value diversity. We therefore welcome applicants regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion or ideology, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

More informationAbout the team

This is a great role for a front Analyst, who is a great team player and equally passionate about analysis as well as coming up with own specific trading strategies. The person will sit on our successful Power Desk and is able to participate in the respective PnL. Our teams think and work in an interdisciplinary way and are closely connected at national and international level. This role in our Energy Analysis team is ideal for somebody who enjoys working in both analytical as well as entrepreneurial ways. We offer you an entrepreneurial, dynamic and international environment in which you can actively contribute your strengths to help ensure the success of Axpo.