Convex Energy is charting a course for the future of trading.
Are you going to join or just watch from the sidelines?

Passionate? Ambitious? Master of your trade? Then you have come to the right place.

Convex Energy is not your typical startup: we are a profitable enterprise and do not need to fret about burn rates or whether we will still be around next year. With solid company structures in place, joining our team means that you will benefit materially, intellectually, and in terms of personal growth. We are doing meaningful work that is bound to transform our industry. Do we need to say more, or have you started filling out your application already?

Check out our list of current openings below.

Trading

Meteorologist (m/f/d)

Convex Energy GmbH combines expertise in trading and technology to create solutions for European commodities markets. We actively trade in the markets, for which we also develop software and infrastructure. Every day, we successfully execute our trading strategies having analyzed vast quantities of data. The unique cooperation between our team members has its roots in a continuous feedback loop which enables us to succeed in the commodities markets and gives us an edge over the competition. Our team consists of commodities traders, data scientists, and software developers.

We are looking for an experienced Meteorologist (m/f/d) with a focus on energy markets and in particular European electricity. Your main forecasting horizon will be the short-range and the medium-range with an ongoing focus on longer-term weather developments. Your forecasting skills, your ability to detect forecast biases, shifts in weather patterns, and regime changes will be a cornerstone for our trading success in the energy markets. Hence, you will be working extremely close with our traders to always be one step ahead of the competition and at the top of the game. In addition to that, you will be responsible for the ongoing weather education of our traders.

We offer a vibrant and international working environment in the energy sector. Convex Energy is growing and your experience and insights are needed for taking our trading activity to the next level.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Forecasting weather developments from days to months ahead, focus on the medium-range
  • Risk assessment of weather models and given forecasts
  • Clear communication and responsibility for forecasts
  • Ongoing weather education of trading teams

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 1.5 years of forecasting experience in European energy
  • A strongly proven track record of forecasting weather-driven power production
  • University education in the field of meteorology
  • Ability to collect and analyse relevant data using a scripting language such as python or vba

EXPECTATIONS:

  • Excellent forecasting skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Competitive character by nature

WE OFFER:

  • A newly designed office space at the EUREF-Campus, which hosts five restaurants managed by a Michelin star chef
  • A pension plan with company matching contribution
  • State-of-the-art technical equipment, such as noise cancelling headphones and laptop
  • Salary based on qualifications and performance

If you match the qualifications above, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible.

Apply now

If you have any questions about the job, please e-mail jobs@convex-energy.com

Intraday Power Trader (m/f/d)

Convex Energy GmbH is combining expertise in trading and tech to create solutions for European Commodities markets. We trade in the European commodities markets, for which we also develop software and infrastructure-solutions. Our team consists of commodities traders, data scientists, and software developers.

We are continously looking for Intraday Power Traders (m/f/d) for our proprietary trading activities in the European short-term markets. If you have successful trading experience in these power markets and the desire to join a trading desk in Berlin, then you are the perfect candidate!

We offer an energetic and international working environment. Convex Energy is growing and your motivation, ambition and attitude is needed for scaling our trading activities.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Actively trading on the short-term power markets (intraday, day ahead, balancing-optimization)
  • Execution of trading strategies
  • Participation in the trading team’s shift based working scheme which includes morning, afternoon and occasionally night shifts
  • Constantly educate yourself and your peers to keep up with the pace and competitiveness of the market

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • You have at least 1.5 years of trading experience within the Central Western Europe and/or UK intraday markets, preferably within proprietary trading rather than asset optimization
  • You have proficiency in VBA
  • You have successfully completed a university degree within a relevant field, such as mathematics, finance or economics

EXPECTATIONS:

  • You speak and write fluently in English
  • You are a positive and energetic team player with excellent communication skills
  • You are result driven, extremely hungry for making a difference and competitive by nature
  • You are highly analytical and numerate with strong attention to detail

WE OFFER:

  • A professional development as a trader, and compensation based on performance with a unique bonus scheme for outstanding proprietary trading performance
  • An international working environment and development track for programming skills
  • A location in the heart of Berlin, surrounded by people that work every day to make a difference in the energy sector.

If you match the qualifications above, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible.

Apply now

If you have any questions about the job, please e-mail jobs@convex-energy.com

Technology

Working Student (m/f/d) - Data Management

Convex Energy GmbH combines expertise in trading and technology to create solutions for European Commodities markets. We are participating in the European commodities markets, for which we develop software and infrastructure solutions. Our team consists of commodities traders, data scientists, and software developers.

To further increase the quality of our data-driven machine learning approaches, we are looking for ambitious and motivated students to catalogue, prove and enrich our data intelligence. If you have experience in Excel VBA or Python, and want to learn about German offshore wind turbines or why electricity can be sold at negative prices, apply right away.

At Convex Energy, we value the health and wellbeing of our employees, and therefore we invest only in the best office practices and equipment. We are not looking for anyone but someone with character, drive, and a positive can-do attitude fuelled by curiosity and a passion for knowledge.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Evaluate existing and new data sources to continuously improve our data intelligence
  • Help to identify relevant data for the trading and data science team
  • Validate and enrich the existing data catalogue with insightful information
  • Preprocess source data for further utilization

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPECTATIONS:

  • Excellent German (C1) and good English skills (B2)
  • Enrolled student, ideally in computer science, mathematics, economics, data science, or a similar discipline
  • Practical experience in Excel VBA or Python
  • Good web research skills
  • Ability to structure thoughts in precise and understandable written form

WE OFFER:

  • A Perfect Start: Gain relevant and practical experience in data preprocessing and acquisition
  • Development Opportunities: Learn about energy production, utilization, consumption, and trading from our experts, and truly understand what powers Europe’s economy
  • Team Spirit: Benefit from our agile working environment characterized by collaboration and openness
  • A Unique Location: EUREF-Campus and its surroundings host a variety of international, fine cuisine from all over the world and recreational amenities such as basketball courts, a park, beach volleyball fields, an outdoor gym, and a boulder park

If you match the qualifications above, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible.

Apply now

If you have any questions about the job, please e-mail jobs@convex-energy.com

Other

HR Business Partner – Part time (m/f/d)

Convex Energy GmbH is active within the energy sector, where we trade in wholesale markets across Europe. We combine fundamental analytics, algorithmic trading, and smart proprietary cloud technologies. This unique combination enables the integration of renewable energy sources into the European grid and helps to accelerate the green revolution. Working with Convex Energy is being part of the change!

We are looking for a HR Business Partner (m/f/d) in a part-time role. As the ideal candidate, you will be a sparring partner for the management team in all aspects of human resources. Ultimately you will be responsible for all processes concerning the employee lifecycle. If you want to shape the HR function within a growing, internationally oriented start-up, join our team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide and build in-house expertise in the following areas: employee relations, learning and development, recognition programs, compensation and benefits, and succession management
  • Collect information from senior business leaders to ensure our thought leadership within people management
  • Engage in and manage our recruiting and onboarding processes
  • Collect and analyze people data strategically to uncover and solve actual business problems

EXPECTATIONS:

  • You master English and German on a professional, business level
  • You have at least 5 years of experience, preferably in a similar role in Germany
  • You have a relevant university degree in human resources, business management or psychology
  • Experience in a scripting language for data analysis is beneficial

WE OFFER:

  • A newly designed office space at the EUREF-Campus, which hosts five restaurants managed by a Michelin star chef
  • A pension plan with company matching contribution
  • State-of-the-art technical equipment, such as noise cancelling headphones and laptop
  • The opportunity to represent Convex Energy at relevant conferences and obtain additional certifications within the field

If you match the qualifications above, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible.

Apply now

If you have any questions about the job, please e-mail jobs@convex-energy.com

Buchhalterin/Buchhalter – Teilzeit (m/w/d)

Convex Energy ist aktiv im Handel und in der Entwicklung von Softwarelösungen für europäischen Rohstoffmarkt. Unser Team von Händlern (w/m/d) handelt und vertreibt Rohstoffe grenzüberschreitend in Europa an 365 Tagen im Jahr. Unterstützt werden sie durch Handelsmodelle, die von Softwareentwicklern (w/m/d) und Data Scientists (w/m/d) entwickelt und gepflegt werden.

Wir suchen eine(n) Buchhalter:In in Teilzeit (20-25h) zur Verstärkung unseres dynamischen Teams. Du hast eine hohe Affinität für Zahlen, verfügst über ein starkes Eigenengagement und bist mit DATEV vertraut? Dann bist du die ideale Besetzung für unser Team.

VERANTWORTUNGSBEREICH:

  • Laufende Buchhaltung, Begleichung von Rechnungen sowie Auslagenerstattung
  • Koordinierung mit dem externen Lohnbuchhaltungsbüro
  • Erstellung der monatlichen Berichte (BWA) und Jahresabschlüsse in Zusammenarbeit mit Steuerberatern
  • Selbstständige Durchführung der Umsatzsteuervoranmeldung quartalsweise
  • Unterstützung des Management bei administrativen Aufgaben sowie Einführung von Prozessautomatisierungen

QUALIFIKATIONEN:

  • Sehr gute Deutsch- und Englischkenntnisse in Wort und Schrift
  • Abgeschlossene kaufmännische Ausbildung mit Weiterbildung zum Bilanzbuchhalter oder eine vergleichbare Qualifikation
  • Anwendungssichere Kenntnisse im Umgang mit DATEV Rechnungswesen sowie mit MS Office
  • Erfahrung in einer Programmiersprache zur Erhebung und Auswertung relevanter Daten ist von Vorteil

WIR BIETEN:

  • Ein modern renoviertes Buero auf dem EUREF Campus mit fuenf von einem Michelin Sternekoch gefuehrten Restaurants
  • Eine betriebliche Altersvorsorge mit Arbeitgeber-Matching
  • Hochqualitatives Equipment wie beispielsweise Noise Cancelling Kopfhoerer und hoehenverstellbare Schreibtische

Wenn du über die oben genannten Qualifikationen verfügst, freuen wir uns von Dir zu hören.

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Solltest Du noch Fragen zum Job haben, schreib uns gerne eine E-Mail an jobs@convex-energy.com

Working Student (20h/w) – Financial Controlling / Risk Management

Convex Energy GmbH is active within the energy sector, where we trade in wholesale markets across Europe. We combine fundamental analytics, algorithmic trading, and smart proprietary cloud technologies. This unique combination enables the integration of renewable energy sources into the European grid and helps to accelerate the green revolution. Working with Convex Energy is being part of the change!

We are now hiring a working student to support financial controlling and risk management. If you are seeking practical exposure within these fields, this is the perfect role for you.

The purpose of the role is to evaluate our market activity. The quality of our internal processes ensures that the company complies with relevant regulations and guarantees operational excellence.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct financial control of AP and AR invoices
  • Support the accounting department with invoice pre-coding
  • Participate in the continuous development of our risk management framework
  • Provide ad-hoc analysis of trading and risk data

EXPECTATIONS:

  • You are a positive and energetic team player
  • You are ready to take responsibility fast
  • You bring an entrepreneurial mindset and like to tackle problems proactively

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least a bachelor’s degree in Finance, Risk Management or similar
  • Fluency in English
  • Experience with MS Office
  • Experience with Python and VBA
  • Minimum 1 year left to complete your master’s degree

WE OFFER:

  • A newly designed office space at the EUREF-Campus, which hosts five restaurants managed by a Michelin star chef
  • International, young working environment on the EUREF Campus in Schöneberg
  • Flexible working hours
  • State-of-the-art technical equipment, such as noise cancelling headphones and laptop
  • Career development opportunities

If you match the qualifications above, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible.

Apply now

If you have any questions about the job, please e-mail jobs@convex-energy.com