Gas Analyst

Statkraft
Stamford, CT 06901
United States
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Company Description

Who we are:

Statkraft is Europe’s largest generator of renewable energy. As a major player in the energy wholesale market, we are developing green power solutions for renewable energy producers and companies from trade and industry. Join the team and take part in creating tomorrow’s energy world!

Trading & Origination is Statkraft’s central commercial unit for proprietary trading of standard and origination of non-standard energy related products and assumes the role of a market integrator for third party renewable and flexible assets encompassing the supply of power and green solutions to customers in Europe and in the US. 

Job Description

Description:

We are looking for a Gas Analyst to help strengthen our trading expertise in the North American energy markets. This position will partner directly with our energy traders to drive actionable trading strategies. The successful candidate will be a demonstrated problem solver capable of working with large data sets and analytical software to arrive at relevant commercial solutions.

The candidate will perform fundamental analyses of the natural gas markets and run simulation models to generate trade ideas for the North American markets.

Responsibilities:

  • Build supply and demand models to perform fundamental analysis of the Global Gas Market with particular emphasis on LNG.
  • Monitor and communicate the daily changes in natural gas fundamentals with power and gas traders.
  • Develop predictive forecasting models using various analytical methods to anticipate impacts on regional gas consumption.
  • Develop tools and processes to standardize, improve and automate existing analysis, and expand the current reach of gas analytics.
  • Perform ad hoc project work in support of the gas trading effort.
  • Design trade strategies that consider pricing and execution of various trading instruments in the Natural Gas Market

Our teams use Python as our primary programming language, PostgreSQL for our databases and Microsoft Azure for our cloud computing services.

Qualifications

Essential Skills:

  • Experience with the physical modelling and associated datasets of natural gas markets
  • Strong database, spreadsheet, and programming skills (Python)
  • Familiarity with North American natural gas and electricity markets
  • Ability to communicate effectively with multi-disciplinary teams and present ideas and data in a clear, concise manner.
  • Degree in Business, Engineering or Science, master’s degree

Other attributes:

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to balance multiple tasks.
  • Desire to collaborate, support, and learn in a team-oriented environment.
  • Demonstrated energy analyst and analytical experience.
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Self-starter and detail-oriented problem solver

Additional Information

What we offer 

A career with Statkraft is a career filled with purpose – meaning that every employee is not just making a living, they are making a real difference to the planet, our communities and the future. Together, we work on the front lines of changing the game for renewable energy. From hydrogen development to algorithmic trading and everything in between. We have 125 years of unrivalled expertise in creating the technologies that put ecosystems, communities and our environment first. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match.

This includes: 

  • Unlimited learning opportunities at various levels of the organisation including Linkedin Learning and inspiring leadership programs like IMD  
  • The chance to grow your career alongside a truly global network of experts, leaders, specialists and graduates from different countries and backgrounds 
  • The opportunity to work somewhere with pride, and to be able to honestly say “My work is contributing to saving the planet
  • Being part of a company proudly certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ 

     

Statkraft offers competitive terms of employment and benefits schemes, and we’re a trusted employer that puts the safety of our people first. We believe that a safe and healthy working environment is a matter of choice, not chance. 

Statkraft manages critical infrastructure and services in several countries. The applicant must be eligible for security clearance and authorisation.  

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