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Junior Developer Front Office

Date:  01-Apr-2021
Job ID:  4093
Company:  Alpiq AG

Olten, CH

Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full-time position
Job Level:  New professionals
LinkedIn:  #LI-SFCH

Within the Portfolio Management department of our Sales & Origination business for Italy, we are looking to hire an Analyst with solid coding skills, who not only manages daily operational tasks, but who can also automize and finetune data flows, as well as optimize existing and create new models. The role is ideal for somebody, who is looking for a front office related role in the energy business and wants to put his/her coding skills to use in an impactful way. The role is based in Olten, Switzerland 


Your main responsbilities

  • Ensuring deal capturing in the trading system and data integrity
  • Supporting the Front Office with pricing requests
  • Front office tool development (VBA, Python)
  • Maintenance and further enhancement of existing in-house developed tools
  • Proposing further enhancements of the pricing principles, models and tools
  • Ensuring and controlling internal deal and contract processing. Coordination with Mid- and Backoffice
  • Performing various fundamental commodity market, price and portfolio analysis (trends, volatility, correlation and sensitivity analysis, etc.)
  • Improving the forecasting performance with the help of the Quant team in order to minimize imbalances
  • Developing and deploying innovative sales and structured products in close collaboration with the Front Office (Portfolio Manager)

Your qualifications

  • University or equivalent degree
  • Ideally 1-2 year working experience in the energy and/or financial sector 
  • Team player with good communication skills and the ability to work independently and in an intercultural environment
  • Analytical mind-set with a flair for business any experience in statistics and stochastic modelling is a plus
  • Advanced Excel/VBA knowledge, Phyton and/or other programming skills as well as experience in database and sql 
  • Experience in dealing with information platforms such as Bloomberg / Reuters is a benefit
  • Fluent English required, any additional language a plus

Your opportunity
We offer you modern terms of employment and an interesting and multifaceted area of responsibility in an exciting, dynamic environment. Have we sparked your interest? Then please apply using our job application portal. Alpiq stands for equal employment opportunities. Designations of persons and functions apply to all sexes. Applicants from recruitment agencies can only be considered upon prior arrangement by telephone.

About Alpiq
Alpiq Holding Ltd is a Swiss energy company operating throughout Europe. Its activities include the generation and supply of electricity, energy trading and energy management. Alpiq Ltd. is a subsidiary of Alpiq Holding Ltd. with headquarters in Olten.



Moritz Nauer
Tel.:  +41 62 286 74 35



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