Houston, TX

An energy trading firm is searching for an experienced a Nodal Congestion Trader within its power trading team. The team trades in the nodal and ICE/OTC power markets across all the US ISOs.


The focus of the position is to construct an FTR / CRR / TCC portfolio for an assigned ISO to leverage congestion risk with trades rooted in the fundamentals (deep understanding around power system economics and power flow drivers).


Educational and professional qualifications include a Masters or PhD (ideally in Electrical Engineering with a power systems focus); 2+ years of profitable trading (speculative or hedging) FTRs / CRRs /TCCs at a utility, IPP, or power trading firm; expert knowledge in the market rules of one or more of the following regions (PJM, NYISO, ISO-NE, CaISO, ERCOT or SPP); power fundamental modeling skills; and experience using UPLAN, PowerWorld, Dayzer, PROMOD or PSSE. Advanced technology skills desired for data mining purposes and building trading tools. Submit resumes to chynes@salthillgroup.com.