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Junior Quantitative Analyst

Published on 08.12.2021


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Industries :
Electricity, water, gas, nuclear, energy
Research and development
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Job Ad & Profile Description

Position : Junior Quantitative Analyst

obblestone Energy is an independent trading firm. Founded in 2017, we are part of the next generation of companies defining the future of global commodity trading. Although we have experienced very strong growth so far, we are still near the start of our journey. We have ambitions to go a lot further.

Energy in one form or another is fundamental to almost all the world's economic activities. By understanding the demand, supply, and logistics of these commodities, we can better understand the world.

We specialise in the proprietary trading of the intraday and short-term wholesale electricity markets across Europe. We make use of advanced data analytics and extensive research to drive profitable decision making, trading enough electricity every day to power a small country and growing every day. Technology and risk management form the backbone of our business.

Cobblestone Values

  • Lifelong learning with continuous reflection.
  • Independent thinking through a meritocracy of ideas.
  • The team is more important than the individual.
  • Being the best in any market we enter.
  • Hiring and keeping only the most effective people.
  • Others must benefit from our existence.

Junior Quantitative Analyst - Commercial Development Programme - Dubai, UAE

Starting Remuneration of 50,000 USD per annum, 0% Tax environment.

Job Description

Cobblestone Energy is becoming the most advanced electricity trading company in the energy markets. You will be part of the dream team, a group of vibrant and talented individuals from all over the world working together to create something excellent. We are looking for driven and creative individuals that think both inside and outside the box and achieve fulfillment from contributing to an environment where ideas matter.

The successful Junior Quantitative Analyst assists in the development of core algorithms and models to support trading and asset optimization decisions. The role begins with a 4-month period in trading designed to provide exposure to electricity trading markets and help you develop the tools needed to be a highly effective team member.

On joining the Analytics team, you will help develop models, price energy derivatives, design and perform quantitative studies and conduct analysis of spot or forward prices and volatilities for making pricing, trading, and risk management decisions.

What We Offer In This Role

  • A full-time position on our analyst team
  • Exposure to electricity trading markets
  • Committed and remarkably talented colleagues
  • Great compensation and rewards
  • An exciting, challenging and fulfilling career
  • An opportunity to work on new things from scratch and make independent decisions
  • Unlimited growth potential


  • Quantitative analysis and market monitoring to support the commercial decisions of the traders in short term power markets
  • Research and implement systemic trading strategies on the short-term power markets
  • Assists development of energy price forecast, forward curve, and volatility models
  • Designs and constructs risk management tools used in evaluating company's risk profile and exposure levels
  • Analyse business requirements (tools and systems) and provide ideas to solutions that add value to the bottom line
Required profile for job ad : Junior Quantitative Analyst


  • Strong quantitative and analytics background, including statistics, optimization, simulation, and data analysis
  • Experience with quantitative modelling in Python, R, MATLAB, C++, Excel VBA or comparable programming work, data modelling tools
  • Knowledge and experience using relational databases and SQL
  • A in A level Mathematics. Must have studied Mathematics at A level. *
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Effective communication to a wide range of audiences in both oral and written form
  • Independent and creative thinkers with growth mindset
  • Attention to detail, diligence, and strong organizational skills
Job criteria for job ad : Junior Quantitative Analyst
Job category :
Accounting, controlling, finance
IT, new technologies
Marketing, communication
Industries :
Electricity, water, gas, nuclear, energy
Research and development
Employment type :
Permanent contract
Region :
Arusha - Dar es Salaam - Dodoma - Geita - Iringa - Kagera - Katavi - Kigoma - Kilimanjaro - Lindi - Manyara - Mara - Mbeya - Morogoro - Mtwara - Mwanza - Njombe - Pemba - Pwani - Rukwa - Ruvuma - Shinyanga - Simiyu - Singida - Songwe - Tabora - Tanga - Zanzibar
Experience level :
Less than 2 years
Educational level :
Number of Position(s) : 1

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