Chicago, IL

A global energy trading & marketing firm is searching for candidates with strong technical/technology skills and experience in a middle office or trading risk environment. This position will focus on delivering continuous improvement and innovation initiatives within a middle office risk team supporting four trading desks (Low Carbon, Gasoline, Distillates, Crude).

Key responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with key stakeholders to understand requirements,
  • Evaluating, recommending, and implementing applications, tools and solutions for the commodity risk teams that ensure timely validation of deal blotters and business summaries from the front office, price curves, deal level MTM, exposure and P&L,
  • Becoming a superuser for the ETRM systems, and
  • Supporting regional and global standardization initiatives.

 

Educational and professional requirements include a bachelor’s degree in Finance or related numerate field; 5+ years’ experience working in multiple development environments and programming languages (object-oriented development in C#, Python, SQL and/or Java); experience in risk, trade reporting, valuations, product control, or a middle-office PnL role; strong understanding financially traded instruments; and ability to communicate complex trading transactions. Submit resumes to chynes@salthillgroup.com.