Real Time Meteorologist

Berlin

ID : 3380207

About Trailstone

At Trailstone we believe in shared success for our investors and our employees. Success is driven by exceptional people working together as a team with a passion for the mission and common values.

Trailstone is a global energy trader and risk manager. Our mission is to play a leading role in facilitating the worldwide transition to renewable power. Our primary business is real-time management of electricity generation assets. Our team of traders, meteorologists, software engineers, risk managers, and data scientists aim to increase the stability of electric grids while minimizing risk for generators of intermittent electricity from wind and solar investments. Trailstone leverages its energy market experience and predictive modelling platform to take and manage financial trading risk in energy markets.

Trailstone operates and develops a platform to trade renewable electricity assets like wind and solar power plants in Europe and North America. Today our robotic, AI & ML-driven real-time order execution manages thousands of renewable electricity assets.

 

Role Profile

Trailstone is looking for a Real Time Meteorologist to join our team in Berlin, Germany. This role reports to our Head of Weather Analytics and will work hand-in-hand with our team of shift traders and portfolio managers in support of proprietary power trading and the management of renewable power assets. This is an excellent opportunity to play a role in a live trading environment in a weather-driven market.

 

What will you do?

  • Interpret meteorological data in real time to formulate short range forecasts and nowcasts for Central and Western Europe.
  • Proactively identify and alert energy traders of impactful weather events.
  • Interpret weather forecasts and events in terms of their effects on renewable generation and electrical power demand.
  • Participate in the development of weather data-enabled software tools to support manual and automated daily trading.
  • Educate traders on weather and be available for questions.
  • Deliver concise, understandable, and accurate forecasts.

 

What do you need?

  • Bachelor’s or graduate degree in Meteorology or related field.
  • Flexibility to adjust your work schedule for availability on days when weather is critical.
  • Ability to work efficiently under pressure and aptitude for solving new problems.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills, including fluent English language skills.
  • Strong technical/programming experience is a plus (Python preferred).

 

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!