ScottsdaleRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Scottsdale jobs

Lead Analyst - CAISO & WECC Market Fundamentals (OPEN TO REMOTE)

Company: Clearway Energy Group LLC
Location: Scottsdale
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Lead Analyst - CAISO & WECC Market Fundamentals (OPEN TO REMOTE) Apply Now About Us Clearway Energy Group is leading the transition to a world powered by clean energy. Along with our public affiliate Clearway Energy, Inc., we own and operate more than 8 gigawatts of renewable and conventional energy assets across the country. As we develop a nationwide pipeline of new renewable energy projects for the future, Clearway's 5.6 gigawatts of wind, solar, and energy storage assets offset the equivalent of more than 10.5 million metric tons of carbon emissions for our customers today. Clearway Energy Group is headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Carlsbad, Calif.; Scottsdale, Ariz.; Houston; and Princeton, N.J. For more information, visit Summary Reporting to the Senior Manager, Market Fundamentals, the Lead Analyst will be market SME and responsible for undertaking development of company's views across CAISO & WECC power markets with focus on forecasting energy prices, basis/congestion, curtailments risk, evolution of hourly price shapes, ancillary services, capacity and RECs. This role will help enhance the company's power market modeling capabilities, and integrate into the growth of project development, M&A and hedging /risk management activities. Location is Scottsdale, AZ or San Francisco, CA or Remote.

  • Lead the development of fundamental market analysis and modeling for CAISO & WECC. Follow regulatory updates, utility IRPs and gas markets to support the development of market insights
  • Serve as the subject matter expert in explaining changes from fundamental variables and scenario analysis
  • Work with other internal stakeholders like origination, business development, regulatory affairs, trading and risk management to develop a consensus view on the market supply and demand dynamics
  • Based on the fundamental nodal view and transmission development, support FTR trading activities as they pertain to hedging basis/congestion risk
  • Work with external consultants on ad hoc market studies that help form internal views and analysis
  • Lead the development and maintenance of supply/demand & nodal market datasets, output reports, and market insights
  • Summarize market analysis and articulate findings & insights to aide in the company's strategic view
  • Provide analytical support to External Affairs team by quantifying the impact of new policies at state and ISO levels Knowledge & Skills
    • Strong understanding of nodal power market fundamentals, renewable energy background a plus
    • Ability to formulate and articulate viewpoints (written and verbal) in a clear, persuasive, and succinct manner
    • Ability to handle multiple concurrent efforts and provide high-quality deliverables accurately and on time
    • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, team-oriented, collaborative environment that emphasizes attention to detail, meeting deadlines and working together to achieve company-wide objectives
    • Strong interpersonal, analytical, and problem-solving skills Ideal Qualifications
      • Minimum of 5 years of experience in an analytical role at an energy trading firm, banks, IPP, ISO or Utility.
      • Experience in power market modeling in CAISO & WECC required. Understanding of utilities' IRP framework required
      • Experience with production cost modeling is required, Aurora, PROMOD, PLEXOS or Dayzer
      • Programming experience in Python or R and SQL.
      • Strong experience in data mining and working with large datasets
      • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Finance, Mathematics, Statistics, Power, Economics and/ or Business or comparable. -

Keywords: Clearway Energy Group LLC, Scottsdale , Lead Analyst - CAISO & WECC Market Fundamentals (OPEN TO REMOTE), Professions , Scottsdale, Arizona

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Arizona jobs by following @recnetAZ on Twitter!

Scottsdale RSS job feeds