September 2019
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[Met-jobs] Career Opportunity. Quantitative Meteorologist (Power Trading). Private Trading House. Location. Northern Denmark.

From "Robert Carruthers" <>
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Date Wed, 25 Sep 2019 12:53:42 +0100

Career Opportunity. Quantitative Meteorologist (Power Trading). Private Trading House. Location. Northern Denmark.


We are representing a Private trading house who are looking to recruit a  Quantitative Meteorologist to join the trading desk based in Northern Switzerland.

You will be part of a highly skilled Analysis and Algorithms team where you will work with weather related data to generate trading signals for the trading teams.


Job Profile:


Main tasks:

·         Build reginal and country-wide weather to power forecast models (wind, solar, consumption) based on raw meteorology data (EC/GFS, etc.)

·         Develop algorithms and strategies based on weather to power models to generate trading signals for short- and long-term power trading

·         Simulate and backtest trading algorithms using historical power prices

·         Launch and operate trading algorithms



·         Strong programming skills (ideally expert knowledge of Python or another numerical programming language)

·         Strong academic background in relevant field, e.g. fluid dynamics engineering, physics, etc.

·         Minimum 3 years’ experience within the field of applied quantitative meteorology

·         Preferably experience within energy trading


The client offers a highly competitive salary, incentivisation structure and the opportunity to join a successful and dynamic team.


If you are interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your resume and your earliest possible start date (accounting for any notice period to be served).


I look forward to hearing from you.

Best regards,







Robert Carruthers

Managing Director

Global Head of Commodities

Global Commodity Search

5 Fairmile





M: +44 (0) 7713 498 984



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