Energy market analyst / Consultant

  • KYOS
  • Haarlem
  • mrt 01, 2024
Fulltime Finance Risk Management Consulting Sustainability/Climate

Job Description

We're hiring! KYOS offers an exciting opportunity to join our team as an


Energy market analyst / Consultant


Are you interested to be part of the energy transition? Do you want to understand the challenges of the energy markets and make them visible to others? We have the ideal position for you. We are looking to expand our team with an Energy market analyst /Consultant.

On a continuous basis you will support clients who are using KYOS’ fundamental power price forecasting model KYPF and other applications in the KYOS Analytical Platform. As part of the Market Analysis team you will maintain, develop and improve our fundamental power model, based on your research and what you observe in the energy markets. At the same time, as part of our consulting team, you will be applying and customizing other models for consulting assignments, in order to help customers and positively impact their energy market operations.

All of this you will do in close collaboration with our Quant Analysis and Development team.

Depending on your background and interest, you will have the freedom to sculpt this role into your dream job! What you don’t have in experience yet, you make up for in enthusiasm and eagerness to learn. In any case, we expect a genuine interest in the (European) energy market developments, and the transition to renewable energy.

If you recognize yourself in this description, then send us your CV and motivation letter. This is your chance to make a contribution to an energy world in transition, which requires new solutions to become more sustainable.


About KYOS

Our analytical software - embedded in the KYOS Analytical Platform - is based on a thorough understanding of energy markets and strong financial-mathematical algorithms. Our customers are mostly large international companies in the energy and commodity industries. They operate across Europe and beyond, and use our solutions to make optimal investment & trading decisions, manage price risks, optimize the use of their assets (power plants, energy storage, renewable power projects and PPAs), and assess future market price scenarios. More and more of our clients are active in the field of renewable energy.

Our customers use our software, but approach us for individual consulting assignments as well. The challenges faced by energy market participants increasingly require a combination of quantitative models and a thorough understanding of market developments. All of this must be supported by high-quality data and continuous research.

We are an international team of 40 people, working on quant model development and a range of different international consulting projects. Our office is based in the center of Haarlem, the Netherlands, where most of our people are based. Haarlem is e.g. 15 minutes by train from Amsterdam.


Tasks Energy market analyst / Consultant

You will be:

  • Closely following European energy market developments, perform meaningful analysis and report about your findings
  • Supporting our consulting projects with thorough analysis and interpretation
  • Creating analysis and decision support tools for ourselves and our clients
  • Responsible for maintaining our European energy market dataset used in our fundamental power market model, and driving its continuous development and expansion
  • Working with other models in the KYOS Analytical Platform, in particular models for Monte Carlo simulations, PPA valuation and risk management, and battery valuation and optimization. 
  • Part of a small but expanding team of energy market analysts / consultants
  • Reporting on a regular basis to our clients and subscribers to give meaning to current energy market developments
  • Having fun with your colleagues, both quant developers, energy market consultants and software developers.
  • Regularly working in international teams with clients, colleagues and other consultants

 

We expect that you have

  • A university degree (MSc or PhD) in a quantitative or economic field
  • A genuine interest in energy market developments
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to translate research and analysis into useful information for decision makers
  • Quantitative mindset and good skills with Excel and statistical programs
  • Ability to work with Python, Matlab or similar programming languages is a plus
  • A pragmatic problem-solving attitude and keen to take on new challenges
  • Good oral and writing skills in English.

 

We value team work

Working together as a team is very important to us at KYOS. It is our mission to deliver software that exceed our customer’s expectations, and exceed the industry standard. We believe in synergy, and that only together we can develop even better practical solutions for our clients. Therefore, we expect you to be communicative and actively seek and provide feedback to your colleagues. Good, constructive collaboration will bring us further whilst helping you to grow professionally.


We offer

  • Competitive remuneration.
  • A nice international team of colleagues to work with.
  • A full-time position, 32 or 40 hours/week.
  • Pleasant office along a canal in the center of Haarlem, 10 minutes’ walk from the railway station, and 15 minutes by train from Amsterdam.

In your motivation letter, please tell us why you would like to work for KYOS, and what experience and skills you will bring along. You can send your application (CV and motivation letter) to: info@kyos.com.