Junior Analyst EU Power & Carbon Markets

  • RELX Group
  • Karlsruhe, Germany
  • 10/09/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

Quantitative Student Analyst – EU Power Markets

We are looking for a student analyst to join our established energy analytics team in Karlsruhe (Germany).

You will be involved in producing quantitative analysis related to the European carbon and power markets and communicating to an expert audience.

As a student at ICIS, you will work on your own project, develop your own ideas and will contribute significantly to our products. To do so, you will work together with our experienced analyst team to receive support and to have challenging discussions about your project and analysis.

We offer our students a high degree of flexibilities also related to your university schedule – you can organise your working hours independently.

Main responsibilities

  • Assisting with the project back-testing of a fundamental model of the European electricity markets
  • Analyzing the historical events in the electricity markets e.g. power plant outages, price spikes etc.
  • Searching and preparation for data of generating plants, demand, renewable feed-in etc.
  • Maintenance and enhancement of our database
  • Programming and analyzing of model results
  • Support the analyst team in the day-to-day business

Key skills

  • Analytical mindset, critical thinking, and solid numerical ability
  • Affinity with energy and climate markets and basic understanding of the political development
  • Excel, Gams, Python and SQL programming skills are a strong advantage
  • Good communication skills in English as you will work in an international environment

We offer

  • A vibrant environment working alongside a dynamic and motivated team
  • Insights into the European carbon and power market
  • Exposure to key market players in the European power & carbon markets
  • Active involvement and responsibility from Day 1

Fair remuneration for students

We are an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or accommodations@relx.com .

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