PRIOGEN Energy B.V.

Do you immediately link your neighbor’s new electric car to falling oil prices?

Does stormy weather make your brain work faster?

At Priogen, understanding the energy of things is our core business. In a highly complex energy market, our in-depth scientific approach to price forecasting enables us to distill the exact information needed to make fact-based, future proof and profitable business decisions.

Based in Amsterdam, our 24/7 business operation focusses on short- and medium-term power trading, sourcing and optimizing generation under management.

While many people see the world along political, geographical or financial lines, we believe that energy will shape tomorrow’s view of reality.

 

We look for the brightest

At Priogen, we do not base our market decisions on gut feeling. Our people are able to translate the highly complex energy environment into forecasting models that are rock solid.

We need people who can make quick decisions to respond to our fast-moving market. Men and women who share our vision and who enjoy a good challenge.

 

What’s in it for you?

We’re not offering you just a job, we offer you a career. If you’re ambitious and hungry to learn, take the opportunity to grow and flourish in our company’s professional playground.

Follow different tracks, try various business units or positions and find out what it is that you do best. We support your development and want you to succeed!

Whether you start your career at Priogen taking part in our seven-month traineeship or enrich our team with some more seniority, we embrace our flat organization structure in which everybody’s opinion is valued.

Together, we are Priogen: outstanding in our professional performance, rock solid as a team and extremely energizing during (and after!) office hours.

Excited to join? Follow this link to find out more about our current vacancies https://priogen.com/careers

PRIOGEN Energy B.V. Amsterdam, Nederland
dec 09, 2019
Parttime
Are you quick and accurate when dealing with large amounts of data? Are you up for the challenge of being part of a fast-paced trading environment? Do you want to join an international organization at the cutting edge of the energy revolution? Priogen is an innovative Energy Trading and Portfolio Optimization company, based in Amsterdam. Our focus is on utilizing in-depth fundamental analysis to forecast the impact of renewable energy output on the power and gas markets. We have been growing rapidly in the European Electricity and Gas markets on the back of the energy transition. We currently have a vacant part-time Data Specialist position available in our Data Management team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the integrity and transparency of the data that forms the foundation of our trading forecast. You will be required to process crucial data on energy flows, consumptions, prices, capacity and production rates. This role will require you to utilize your programming skills to automate and further develop our business processes. What you will do: Gather, clean and process raw data into standardized formats and data types suitable for analysis - which includes writing scripts, web scraping, calling APIs, writing SQL queries, etc. Perform quality checks on individual data sources (which include both raw data and data stored in our database), identify and correct issues. Build tools/viewers to provide the front office simplified access to prepared data sets. Identify new data sources for the required information. Serve as a liaison between the trading desk and the back office, and assist in the day-to-day trading related operational tasks. Come up with creative ways to automate operational tasks. Effectively collaborate with different departments. Who you are: Bachelor's or Master's student in a scientific or economic field Strong analytical and numerical skills Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel Good programming skills, familiar with SQL databases and VBA Knowledge of Python and JAVA is an asset Fluent in English Disciplined, accurate and precise Keen sense of prioritization Excellent verbal and written communication skills Hands-on multitasker Team player Available between 16h and 40h per week, potentially including weekends Bonus points if you can effectively communicate solely through GIFs and reaction emojis What's in it for you? A true career! We hire to retain and want you to grow and become a superstar at Priogen. Colleagues who care! We have a very energetic and collaborative team. Interesting and challenging work!  We offer roles with broad responsibilities, high autonomy and diverse tasks. Performance coaching and training  aimed at strong personal development and career growth. Excellent benefits!  Pension plan, commuting allowance, fitness discount, fresh fruit, juice and soda daily, social events, and more. Does this sound like you? Then we look forward to receiving your application! Apply now via the apply button
PRIOGEN Energy B.V. Amsterdam, Nederland
dec 09, 2019
Traineeship
Do you have a passion for working with substantial amounts of numerical and graphical data? Are you eager to learn about energy trading? Does statistical, financial or operational modeling come naturally to you? At Priogen we excel in power trading. Over the years we have honed our craft by continuously improving and expanding our in-house forecasting methodologies. We identify profitable trading opportunities by leveraging our advanced weather capabilities, thorough analysis, creativity, and a strong business sense.  One of our primary activities is forecasting the outcome of the day-ahead auction where trading takes place for the delivery of electricity on the next day.  We are looking for highly motivated Trainees to join our team for an opportunity to become one of our next top Traders.  What you will do?   The Traineeship at Priogen provides you with the opportunity to explore a diverse range of aspects of energy trading, from research and development to data analysis to trading and to ultimately start actively trading in the European energy markets. The training comprises of three key learning objectives:  Understanding all aspects of the pricing of European and Global Energy commodities. Learning about the trading tools and fundamentals. Grasping how the traders combine price forecasting with trading, so that you can operationally manage your own energy portfolio. Your Profile Interest and passion for working in the energy sector and power trading Master's Degree in Econometrics, Engineering, Finance, Economics or a related discipline Strong numerical and analytical skills to use data to make decisions Team player that can communicate his/her opinion and listen to others well to propel the team forward. You challenge prevailing assumptions. Creator that can identify improvements to existing systems as well as develop new ones Advanced Excel, i.e. Macros, VBA, Pivot tables, etc.  Ability to code in Python and R is a plus.  Able to perform under pressure Fluent in English  What's in it for you? A true career!  We hire to retain and want you to grow and become a superstar at Priogen. Colleagues who care!  We have a very energetic and collaborative team. Interesting and challenging work!  We offer roles with broad responsibilities and diverse tasks. Performance coaching and training  aimed at strong personal development and career growth. Excellent benefits!  Pension plan, commuting allowance, fitness subsidy, fresh fruit, juice and soda daily, social events, and more. Does this sound like you? Then we look forward to receiving your application! Apply now via the apply button below