Asset Optimization Power Trader

Brookfield RenewableNew York, NY17d ago

Responsibilities

  • Monitor the physical/financial markets and maintain an acute understanding of market/price trends;
  • Develop the Day-Ahead Bidding Strategy for generation assets & transmission positions;
  • Collaborate with the PJM Director of Trading and the power trading team to develop and execute trading and optimization strategies;
  • Execute trades within the Brookfield Power Risk Management Policy;
  • Participate in the collaboration and execution of the monthly FTR strategy to better manage congestion risk;
  • Help coordinate the Hydro Generation Strategy with the Generation Planner and Operations Staff;
  • Collaborate with the other regional teams in analyzing and implementing cross regional trade strategies to maximize Brookfield’s asset value;
  • Monitor and validate various reports generated by the Operations and Enterprise Risk Management Groups;
  • Participate in various ad hoc analysis and reports requested by Management;
  • Maintain up to date understanding of market rules.Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, economics, business administration, finance, or other relevant degree MBA or MSC Finance is preferred;
  • At least 3 years of experience in the energy trading sector;
  • Good knowledge of the PJM, MISO and SERC power market structures and rules;
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills as well as sound conceptual thinking;
  • Works well in a team setting or independently, with strong verbal and written communication and organizational skills;
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines;
  • Knowledge of English is essential; working knowledge of French is an asset.Competencies
  • Working knowledge of OASIS transmission reservations systems, OATI tagging systems and ISO scheduling systems;
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and Internet Explorer;
  • Solid abilities in working under pressure;
  • Must be highly accurate and detail oriented;
  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Teamwork and ability to communicate are critical;