Dash Job - Intraday Power Data Analyst - Alpiq (Switzerland)

Dash-Relevant Skills: Pandas, Dash, Plotly, Poetry.

Company: Alpiq

Title: Intraday Trading Data Analyst

Category: Full time

Location: Olten, Near Zurich Switzerland

Experience: 0-5 years with Master’s in Engineering, Math, Finance, Data Science or similar

Application: Intraday Trading Data Analyst (f/m/d)


About the employer

We offer our customers comprehensive and efficient services in the fields of energy generation and marketing as well as energy optimisation. In our daily work for our customers, we develop customised and digital solutions that are reliable and sustainable.

We have been generating climate-friendly and sustainable electricity from carbon-free Swiss hydropower for more than a hundred years. Our power plant portfolio also comprises shares in two Swiss nuclear power plants as well as flexible thermal power plants, wind farms and photovoltaic systems in Europe.

As an international energy trader, we are active on all major European markets. With unique expertise in the field of flexibility marketing and cross-border trading, our staff work around the clock to secure the profits of our customers. Thanks to digital tools, we optimise electricity generation and consumption as well as the energy flow between producers, prosumers and consumers in order to stabilise the electricity grids.

The Alpiq Group has around 1200 employees and is headquartered in Lausanne.

About the job

Your Main Responsibilities:

*Utilizing cloud infrastructure, create dynamic dashboards for traders and other Plotly/Dash stakeholders based on real-time data
*Establish guidelines for dashboard sharing, tool development, and workflows
*Data analysis, backtesting, and the creation of intraday trading models and strategies in collaboration with the intraday trading desk
*Supporting the usage of different features of our digital intraday trading platform by trading desks, particularly the data access and automated trading framework.
*Helping to enhance methods, techniques, and processes for valuing assets for flexible and renewable power generation
*Discover innovative techniques and technology (AI, ML) to improve trading performance

Your Profile:

*Master’s Degree in Engineering, Maths, Data Science, or a related field
*Strong team player, communicative and proactive personality with a commercial mindset
*Preferably track record in a similar position in the energy trading environment
*Motivated to develop a deeper fundamental knowledge of intraday power markets
*Capability to translate analytical thinking and intellectual knowledge into business outcomes
*Proficient in English, German/French highly beneficial
*Swiss or EU passport required

Your Technical Skills:

*Excellent Python programming and data visualization skills
*Knowledge Software development standards such as Git Source Control
*Understanding of data bases language (SQL) and common webservices (API, GraphQL)
*Front end GUI development skills, strong visualization capabilities
*Strong experience designing interactive, real-time dashboards using the Plotly/Dash
*Excellent skills in data science and python programming required
*Experience in application of AI/ML tools/libraries
*Curiosity about Data Science technologies is a plus (Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark)
*Decent understanding of databases, data models and web services