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

Power Trading Assistant - Working student (m/f/d)

Convex Energy GmbH is active within the energy sector, where we trade in wholesale markets across Europe and combine fundamental analytics with algorithmic trading. We work in an environment of continuous learning in which we always try to challenge the status quo and systematically leverage knowledge and data.

We now have several open student positions in our trading support team. As a Trading Assistant, you will provide direct support for our traders within the daily trading and analysis. One part of the job is the responsibility to develop, improve and support daily trading routines to increase the efficiency of our operations. Another is to conduct market analysis for our traders.

You will find yourself surrounded by talented, international colleagues, where there is a high ceiling to grow and develop. To succeed in the dynamic environment, we expect you to show curiosity, drive and readiness to learn. If you have the ambition to get hands-on experience in the trading world and gain responsibility – apply now!

YOU WILL LEARN:

  • How to conduct market analysis and implement your findings directly in the markets
  • How to develop and maintain tools that support our trading activity
  • And advance your skills in VBA and Python
  • The structure of one of the most attractive sectors in the world

YOU WILL BE PART OF:

  • Assisting in developing trading strategies
  • Cooperating with data scientists, traders and developers
  • Supporting stable performance of the tools used directly for trading

EXPECTATIONS:

  • You possess the drive to succeed, resiliency to overcome challenges and strong will to develop
  • You enjoy teamwork and collaboration, where you show pro-activity and grit to get the job done
  • Preferably, you already have experience with developing trading analysis or modeling for personal gains

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • You have at least one year of studies left in Econometrics, Finance, Engineering or a similar field
  • Experience with GIT and preferably experience with VBA and Python
  • Strong communication skills in English

WE OFFER:

  • An environment to learn and further develop your skills
  • Flexible working hours
  • Excellent career development track provided via expert-authored courses and skills assessments
  • A unique office location at EUREF-Campus, a real-world laboratory of 150 companies innovating the energy and mobility sectors with five restaurants managed by a Michelin star chef

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 email jobs@convex-energy.com or call +49 30 789 5252 05.

Graduate Power Trader - Full-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 and algorithmic trading. We are now hiring graduates for our intraday trading desk. Our team develops and executes trading strategies in collaboration with data scientists and software developers. It is an environment of continuous learning in which we always try to challenge the status quo and to systematically leverage knowledge and data.

You will find yourself in a strong team of talented, international colleagues, where there is a high ceiling to grow and develop. To succeed in the dynamic and competitive environment, we expect that you show curiosity, drive and resiliency. If you have an ambition to start a career within trading and want to obtain responsibility fast –apply now!

YOU WILL LEARN:

  • To understand the dynamics of the energy and climate challenge from a market-oriented point of view
  • To analyse weather patterns which influence renewable energy sources, and therefore also wholesale power prices
  • To create and execute trading strategies

YOU WILL BE:

  • Part of a team that is trading under very volatile market conditions, where two days are never the same
  • Executing our proprietary trading strategies as a member of our trading desk’s shift rotation
  • Conducting your own market analysis, which you will present to the team and bring to the markets
  • Developing new trading models in collaboration with a team of data scientists and software developers

EXPECTATIONS:

  • You possess the drive to succeed, resiliency to overcome challenges and a strong will to develop
  • You enjoy teamwork and collaboration, where you show pro-activity and grit to get the job done
  • You have personal trading experience, where you have put your own money at risk

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • You have a master’s degree in finance, economics, business administration, mathematics, or a similar quantitative field
  • Advanced experience in Excel and VBA
  • Strong communication skills in English

WE OFFER:

  • A competitive salary package with an uncapped performance bonus
  • Excellent career development track offered via expert authored courses and skills assessments
  • A unique office location in EUREF Campus, a real-world laboratory of 150 companies innovating the energy and mobility sectors. The campus hosts five restaurants managed by a Michelin star chef

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

Apply now

Should you have any questions about the role, please e-mail jobs@convex-energy.com or call +49(0)30789525205.

Intraday Power Trader - Full-Time (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

We currently do not have any open positions in our technology team.

The team is always keen to exchange and share knowledge.

info@convex-energy.com

Administration

We currently do not have any open positions in our administration team.

The team is always keen to exchange and share knowledge.

info@convex-energy.com