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Brookfield Renewable Student, Quantitative Analyst (Summer 2017) Temporary in Gatineau, QC

Brookfield Renewable

Branch Gatineau QC CA

Position:
Student, Quantitative Analyst (Summer 2017)
Location:
Gatineau, QC

Knowledge of power engineering is an asset; Currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary program in the areas of Mathematics, Computer Science,…

Reporting to the Manager, Market Risk, the student will assist the team in studying and running a power flow optimization/analytical software to support energy trading strategies; and also collaborate in the management of financial risk associated to the energy markets.

Responsibilities

  • Review software manual process;
  • Collect, convert, review and clean-up all data inputs;
  • Run optimization model, conduct scenario analysis, debug/explain & summarize results;
  • Program new features (add-ons) to the optimization model as required;
  • Participate in group initiatives to improve risk reporting and reporting infrastructure/processes;
  • Work on ad-hoc analytical requests from senior management and other teams;
  • Support the Market Risk Group in other various tasks.

Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary program in the areas of Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or similar quantitative field (preferably 3rd or 4th year, or a Master’s student);
  • Strong analytical capabilities with demonstrated proficiency in modeling;
  • Programming experience with Matlab;
  • Knowledge of power engineering is an asset;
  • English is required (French is an asset).

Requirements

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to synthesize information to understand issues, identify options, and support sound decision making;
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, with a dedication to achieving high quality results with the organization’s standards;
  • Strong interpersonal and collaborative skills to work effectively in a team setting.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Gatineau, QC, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24
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