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Spot Power Analyst


ID : 3715766

About Trailstone

Trailstone is a global energy and technology company, operating at the intersection of renewable and conventional power. We trade energy in global markets, and we provide a best-in-class service to manage the inherent intermittency of renewable power generation across the short, medium and long term.

As an energy trader, we buy and sell electricity and gas which is physically delivered on the grids, and we leverage our physical market knowledge to trade financial commodities.

As a provider of renewable energy management services, we take on the complexity of managing renewable power across different countries so that our customers can focus on their core mission of investment and growth. Trailstone offers an efficient, fully automated front-to-back renewable power management platform underpinned by our long-standing market experience, proprietary technology, data analytics and meteorology.


Role Profile

As a power market analyst, you will have a crucial role providing insight into the fundamental developments in the power market for both the short and long term. This will involve advising Not only advising traders in addition to expanding further Trailstone’s modeling capabilities. The Trailstone Analytics team represents the backbone of the department, with a highly results-oriented and driven mindset.

This role provides exposure in a fast-growing international commodity trading and asset company, including an attractive compensation package and bonus scheme.

The role is based in Berlin and will require the successful candidate to be predominantly office-based.



  • Provide robust forward-looking fundamental analysis.
  • Actively engage in the discussion of trading strategies, providing challenging views to help drive trading tactics.
  • Develop and maintain fundamental models and pricing tools to support trading decisions.
  • Provide market and competitor intelligence.
  • Contribute to and work as part of an entrepreneurial culture.



  • University degree in Natural Sciences, Engineering, Mathematics, Business or similar discipline.
  • Demonstrable working experience within European power, and/or cross-commodity.
  • Solid understanding of fundamentals driving European power markets.
  • Experience working with a Power stack model.
  • Solid understanding of EU Allowances (EUAs).
  • Experience writing basic SQL queries using SSMS and/or MySQL.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Python (OOP) especially with timeseries manipulation.
  • Fluent English language skills. Other language skills are desirable but not required.


Other Attributes

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced trading environment.
  • Strong commercial acumen.
  • Analytical and highly numerate, with strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to communicate and collaborate effectively across different levels of the global business.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and work in an energetic environment.
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines and not get stuck in perfectionism.


We’re different, and we like it that way!

Here at Trailstone, we value our differences. In fact, our success depends upon them.

Differences in backgrounds, identities and experiences lead to differing views of the world.  Different world views lead to healthy differences in opinions. Different opinions are essential to creating a robust marketplace of ideas. And it is our ideas that will make Trailstone a market leader in energy innovation and disruption!

By our commitment to a diverse and inclusive workforce, Trailstone is creating value for our employees, our investors, and our communities.

So regardless of your gender, race, ethnicity, orientation, physical limitations, how you identify, how you pray, who you love, where you went to school, who you consider family, or how old you are… you can belong here!