Software Developer for Algorithmic Trading
Centrica Energy Trading is looking for a passionate and highly motivated Software Developer to join their Algorithmic Trading team and contribute to spearheading research, development, deployment and operation of trading algorithms intended for energy commodity markets.
Operating in fast-paced environment, where ideas move from first spark to a working algorithm in a matter of weeks, you’ll be working alongside a cross-disciplinary commercial team with diverse quantitative backgrounds including software engineers, computer scientists, mathematicians, and physicists.
If you’re curious, innovative, and open-minded you’ll certainly thrive with Centrica Energy Trading, where discussing new trading strategies and ideas at a white-board is equally important as your abilities as a first-class code-smith.
This role will challenge your technical capabilities, working across all aspects of algorithmic trading; from researching and implementing trading models and strategies with Algorithm Researchers, maintaining and developing our algorithmic trading framework and bringing new trading algorithms to the markets.
Your responsibilities will include:
Alongside other Developers, Algorithm Researchers and Traders you’ll eventually be responsible for monetizing a business area via algorithmic trading with a clear profit objective, rather than purely customer-based deliveries, allowing you to see the end-to-end value generation of your work.
Centrica Energy Trading work in an open workspace where learning and professional growth are top-of-mind, and participation in e.g., study groups, conferences, sparring and engaging with peers across the organization is actively encouraged.
The Ideal Profile
You have a master’s degree or PhD in computer science or similar, and you have hands-on experience with C# .NET. With your talent and passion for software development, you’re always keeping up to date with the latest technologies and methods.
Furthermore, you’re driven and commercially minded, with a strong collaborative spirit, and you have an excellent command of English, both written and spoken.
It would be a clear plus if you have:
Domicile: Office in Aalborg or Copenhagen.
Please send your application and CV via the link as soon as possible. We will be conducting interviews on an ongoing basis. All applications are treated confidentially.
For more details about the job or the company, please contact Partner at Kompetent, Louise Koldborg on mobile: 2060 2350.
Centrica Energy Trading is a renewable energy trading company operating out of seven offices across all time zones to move energy from source to use.
Their mission is to drive the green transition while offering sustainable and predictable energy costs for suppliers and offtakers. In short, they call themselves energy movers by nature.
Centrica Energy Trading is located in Aalborg and Copenhagen, Denmark and they employ approx. 600 people in 7 different locations.