TotalEnergies has developed a strong expertise in oil and biofuels, natural gas and electricity trading. Trading entities are based in Geneva, Paris, Houston and Singapore.
TotalEnergies installed its European trading hub across in Geneva, which now bring together very large teams around trading activities: TotalEnergies Trading & Shipping (T&S) and TotalEnergies Gas and Power (TGP).
T&S is the trading company in charge of all physical trading and shipping of crude oil and refined products including biofuels on behalf of the TotalEnergies. It has been a major and active participant all over the supply chain as well as on the derivatives paper market in order to manage market risk.
Context and environment
You will be part of the Front Office Innovation team (FIT), a team of 7 members with a front status, sitting on the trading floor. The FIT team is responsible for all digital tools developed in house for the usage of front office operators. Its main attributes include the maintenance of our pricing library, the maintenance of the economic department’s database and the web front end giving access to all our tools (live prices, book positions etc.). For the development of those tools, the FIT team is in charge of the full stack architecture ranging from the C++ pricing library to the delivery of the final product to the trader.
The team’s missions also cover a large range of activities like structuring products for our marketing team, helping physical traders manage optionalities in physical contracts or assets or even testing new digital solutions together with the IT department…
The trading floor is a high pace, challenging environment, requiring agility, sharpness and rigour. Good communication, teamwork, multi-tasking are also essential skills.
Recently we have put in place a new data architecture in order to have a more robust and agile approach to the various economic data that we use to observe the physical imbalances in crude oil and to better predict them.
What you will do:
When joining us, your first missions will be:
- Finalize putting this new database in production
- Implement better prediction models together with our market analysts
- Exploit this database to spot price deviations with observed physical imbalances.
- Other FIT related tasks
We are committed to meet the energy needs of a growing population and we are committed to the energy transition. The volatility of the energy trading markets requires excellence in risk management and a culture of innovation. We are fully embracing the digital revolution.
Our people flourish in an environment that promotes expertise, entrepreneurship spirit, agility and a purpose-driven culture, generating boundless opportunities to learn, grow and achieve collaborative success.
Reinforcing the competencies of our people is a key pillar of our culture: we train our people to ensure their development and we pledge to encourage safety in all our actions.
We look for passion, ambition and open-mindedness. While we evolve in a demanding industry that requests to be always on the edge, we cultivate a friendly workplace where our people feel good, where team spirit and respect guide our daily routine, where the diversity of our people and their skills create a nourishing experience for all of us.
- You have a MSc. in a quantitative discipline (Mathematics, Physics, Engineering or Quantitative Finance, Data science).
- You have very good programming skills (object oriented) is mandatory as code is at heart of our job
- A previous experience on a trading floor or in the commodities market would be a plus.
- Python is a mandatory. VBA, C++, React and Django are a plus.
- You have some knowledge of SQL language
- Good knowledge of continuous integration tools is such as Git, TFS, Docker, and Swarm/Kubernetes would be a plus.
- Good knowledge in time series analysis, machine learning, statistical models and data science would be a plus.
- Strong communication skills, proactive, ability to quickly deliver and work under pressure.
At TotalEnergies, we believe that our employees’ fulfilment has its roots in the wealth of the experiences they are offered. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to respecting diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard for race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability, military status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender.
About us / company profile
Become one of the drivers of energy transition with TotalEnergies Trading & Shipping.
TotalEnergies is a broad energy company that produces and markets energies on a global scale: oil and biofuels, natural gas and green gases, renewables and electricity. Our 105,000 employees are committed to energy that is ever more affordable, clean, reliable and accessible to as many people as possible. Active in more than 130 countries, TotalEnergies puts sustainable development in all its dimensions at the heart of its projects and operations to contribute to the well-being of people
Trading Shipping :
Give your best to better energy and make the commitment with TotalEnergies. We are one of the most active players in the international oil markets, trading with a vast network of customers and suppliers worldwide: national oil companies, producers, other oil majors, refiners, traders, distributors and end-users.
We have developed a set of trading strategies and expertise, which allows us to respond permanently to market changes and opportunities, on all physical and paper oil markets.
Satisfying the energy needs of a growing world population, curbing global warming, and adapting to changing customer behaviors and expectations are the three challenges that TotalEnergies must meet over the next 20 years. With its biomass blending and trading activity, TotalEnergies Trading & Shipping is an active participant in the development of sustainable biofuels. Our maritime transport expertise also helps to reduce the carbon footprint of sea transportation and we recently announced the time chartering of new vessels equipped with LNG propulsion.
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