(Senior) Meterologist

Join E.ON Energy Markets GmbH in Essen, München, Germany as (Senior) Meteorologist. Analyze weather data, provide forecasts, and support energy trading decisions. Benefits include flexible work model and personal growth opportunities.

Essen, München, Germany  UTC+01:00   Hybrid   10000+   2 months ago

E.ON Energy Markets GmbH is a subsidiary of the E.ON Group based in Essen. Our main purpose is to coordinate access to trading markets for our regional business units, to bundle the associated chances and risks plus to provide innovative services. Our core competencies include portfolio strategies, risk management and data processing. With activities in various European countries, we shape the future of energy.

At E.ON diversity matters. We welcome all people and are convinced that differences make us stronger. Become part of our inclusive and diverse company culture! To create equal opportunities for everyone we offer our positions in full or part-time.

Seize the chance to become part of our E.ON Energy Markets GmbH team in Essen, München as soon as possible and apply online now as (Senior) Meterologist (f/m/d). Create perspectives not only for the future of E.ON, but also for your own. We can't wait to meet you, because none of us is as strong as all of us.

The Job

As a Trading Meteorologist your role will comprise applied research into global weather patterns, data analysis and visualization, and communication of weather signals. You will ideally work on the trading floor, directly with a team of meteorologists, market analysts and energy traders, and take leading role in providing market insights to support commercial decision making.

What we are looking for / Role Responsibilities

  • Monitor and interpret weather data from various sources to provide accurate and timely weather forecasts.
  • Provide real-time updates on global model runs, sharing insights on impacts to energy demand and renewable generation.
  • Forecast optimization for direct marketing of the renewable energy portfolio (solar, wind) Week Ahead to Intraday
  • Build up databases containing meteorological parameters and historical forecasts for model back testing and detailed analysis
  • Develop and maintain weather-based power load forecasts and models to inform the hedging strategy and shape management for the E.ON sales portfolio in Europe
  • Proactively initiate discussions with the wider team, collaborating with traders and portfolio managers to share insights and develop trading strategies.
  • Keep up to date with latest developments in academic research, weather forecasting technology and vendor products.

Who we are seeking / Role qualifications

  • Advanced degree in Meteorology, Atmospheric Science, or a related field
  • Comprehensive understanding of sub-seasonal forecasting and numerical weather prediction
  • Interpretation of satellite images for nowcasting changes in solar power production
  • Knowledge of advantages and drawbacks of different forecasting systems (IFS, UKMO, GFS, etc.) beneficial
  • Excellent Python coding skills for data analysis, with machine learning knowledge beneficial
  • Excellent research skills and strong knowledge of statistics
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate complex ideas in plain language
  • Ability to work occasionally on bank holidays or weekends

E.ON is united in working on the most exciting issue that our generation needs to solve climate change! With all our employees and customers, we are a global community of innovators and changemakers, all with the belief that each one of us can make a difference for our environment, for our society and for our children – We shape the future.

To keep you motivated and healthy we are offering you the following benefits:

  • Flexibility: hybrid work model, flexible working times, sabbatical or additional vacation opportunities allowing great work-life balance
  • Working from abroad: up to 20 days in the European economic area
  • Flat hierarchies: interdisciplinary and very cooperative working style providing room for own ideas
  • Modern work environment: workplace according to digital and ergonomic standards
  • Personal growth: life-long independent learning making use of a broad range of opportunities working with the newest technology and state of the art trainings
  • Family service support: services in the areas of childcare, holiday care, nursing support or everyday assistance
  • Nutrition & Health: wide selection of fresh meals and drinks in our subsidized bistro and canteen as well as various health offers (e.g. physiotherapy, flu vaccinations, mental health)
  • Corporate Benefits: employee share program, pension scheme, employee discounts, special insurances (and much more)
  • A central location: very good public transport connection, free parking and charging points for e-vehicles
  • Individual mobility: private car and bicycle leasing

Do you have questions?
For further information please contact Linda Sloboda, Are you already convinced that this is the next step in your career? If yes, we would be happy if you would register and apply online (ID 224928). Just a quick note: Please only use our official application portal to apply. Unfortunately, we can't consider applications sent via email. We really appreciate your understanding!

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About the role

Mar 12, 2024


Aug 17, 2024


Essen, München, Germany



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