Intern Trading Analysis (f/m/d)

  • Alpiq
  • Olten, Solothurn, Switzerland
  • 26/07/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

The Proprietary Trading team at Alpiq in Olten is seeking an intern for 3 months for a project to strengthen the knowledge base and data gathering to support the Desk Strategist

Your main responsibilities

  • Developing tools and enhancing existing and new trading models by using programming techniques, mostly applied to data scraping, storing, mining.
  • Maintaining, expanding and enhancing existing tools for traders to have important information available live
  • Collaboration with Analysis teams regarding data management in order to maximize data quality

Your qualifications

  • University degree in Data Science, Engineering, Computer Science or Quantitative Economics
  • 0-5 years of experience in a similar role
  • Strong Coding (R, Python, etc.) and database skills (SQL)
  • Understanding of energy markets is a plus
  • Fluency in English required

What is also important to us!

Diversity and inclusion
At Alpiq, we believe in the power of diverse teams. We pay great attention to keeping our recruiting process free of any discriminatory bias and we actively use diversity as a selection criteria, when personal and functional requirements are met. We always strive to create an inclusive company culture, and an example of this is, that we try to offer part-time solutions for candidates who match our requirements. Is that important to you and are you really keen on a role, that is only posted as full time? If yes, then please reach out to us and we will check if we can find a solution that works for both sides.

Attractive employment conditions
The energy business is a small and complex world and it’s important to us, to use contemporary and attractive employment conditions to attract the best talent. As a pan-European company, our conditions and benefits are adapted to the local markets. You can find more information about this on our career site. We are currently also reviewing our flexible working guidelines. If we meet in an interview, we will be more than happy to answer any questions you might have around this topic.

Data protection and process
At Alpiq, data protection is an important topic. Please pay close attention to the corresponding disclaimer, which appears in the online application form and explains in detail, what we do with your data. In regards to the recruiting process, we want to keep it as fair and transparent as possible. Even though we try to consider candidate needs individually, we are not always able to avoid standard communication, due to the high number of applications. Therefore, we kindly ask for your understanding. For more information about our recruiting process and some useful tips and tricks on how to apply, please follow this link.

Are you ready to apply now? Need more information about Alpiq? Then follow this link to our homepage.

Moritz NauerContact: +41 62 286 74 35