Power & Emissions Developer (Systematic Trading and Fundamentals Team)

Posted 1 year ago

Who we are

Aubay Group are an international Digital Services Company operating for 21 years in the European market and working alongside some of the biggest names in the Banking, Finance, Insurance, Energy, IT/Digital, Manufacturing, Transport and Telecoms sectors. With over 7000 Employees across 7 countries and within 16 offices in England/France/Belgium/Luxembourg/Italy/Spain and Portugal, Aubay generated revenues of €423 million in 2018. We are listed on a Euronext Stock Exchange.

Aubay were recognised as #32 Best High-Tech Employer in 2016 in France (Google #1).

AubayUK  are also based at Europe’s foremost Fintech hub called Level39 www.level39.co at One Canada Square in London/Canary Wharf, E14 5AB and our Client-side demand is in  London/Geneva/Paris/Singapore and Houston. Our Clients are globally recognised as Super Majors Financial Services and innovative FinTech.  You will be working onsite at one End-Client. You will have the opportunity to work direct for the client at the end of the assignment on a permanent basis.

What we are looking for:

There are certain qualities and 10 character traits we seek in our people and these are aligned with our company values.

  • Commitment… doing what it takes for lasting results.
  • Together… combining our expertise to create smarter solutions.
  • Driven… personally aiming high and wanting better.
  • Smart… being innovative and open with ideas and using common sense.
  • Passionate… about what you do for the company
  • Attitude… positive at all times, we are in customer service
  • Aptitude… think outside your comfort zone to create solutions from nothing
  • Motivation… striving to be better than before
  • Trust… your colleagues and manager will expect you to earn this and retain it
  • Integrity… thinking of others and striving for excellence


We are looking for talented people to join a front office IT development team in the Gas, Power and Environmental trading division. The development team will be working in a systematic trading and fundamental analysis team providing IT tools, data and analysis directly to the traders and trading desk analysts. This will be a fast-paced and dynamic environment where the needs will be changing on a frequent basis. The ideal candidates will have a flexible mind-set and a strong record of accomplishment working within commodity trading. This role will be an application developer tasked to deliver tools and applications for use directly on the trading desk. It will involve developing tools directly on top of and within an Azure cloud platform. The role is part of a small team so there is an expectation that it will involve designing, building, testing and releasing small applications and data handling tools end-to-end, independently.

Key Skills and Experience:


  • 3+ Years development experience in designing, developing and maintaining, front-end applications using .NET/C++/Python
  • 3+ Years’ experience working in a trading related environment (energy & commodities trading, banking or consultancies)
  • Hand-on time series data experience in SQL and Python
  • Has used Azure or other Cloud offering (Serverless computing (AWS Lambda/AZURE Functions etc.)
  • Has built low latency solutions for data acquisition and/or trading
  • Has created proprietary code libraries (with documentation) to be used by other developers
  • Uses version control and manages their code base appropriately
  • Has both supported their own solutions post go-live and offloaded support to a third-party


  • Statistics/Machine Learning
  • Power & Emissions industry specific experience
  • Knowledge or Visualisation Tools (Spotfire etc.)
  • Knowledge of Excel/VBA

Personal Attributes:

  • Team player and able to collaborate
  • Adaptable to change, versatile and pragmatic
  • Uses best practice development techniques but can change approach according to conflicting timelines/risks involved
  • Comfortable talking to trading business users and can translate business needs into tangible IT deliverables
  • Keeps up-to-date knowledge with recent IT software developments (open source and cloud in particular)
  • Uses initiative and owns end-to-end solution delivery
  • Brings ideas to the table, is inquisitive and excited by new technology
  • Proactively communicates and shares understanding and experience within a team
  • Used to working in a flexible, independent manner on a mixture of small unstructured and large structured items

About the Client-side deployment:

Our Client, a Super Major, is a Global Energy Company. Around 73,000 employees across more than 78 countries working together to power progress through more and cleaner energy solutions.

Specialties: Upstream/ Downstream, Bio-Fuels, Integrated Gas, New Energies, Chemicals, Energy, and Trading.

Becoming one of us:

Remuneration Package:

  • Salary band up to 95k based
  • 25 Days Annual Leave
  • Pension
  • Udemy Training Platform
  • Perkbox
  • All Public Holidays are not required to work
  • Free fruit/ hot & soft drinks/ cookies/ candy (If onsite at Level39)
  • You’ll become a community member of Level39 giving you an access and insight to network amongst peers and learn more about tech trends and events like Artificial Intelligence/ Machine Learning/ Crypto/ Digital Banking/ Cyber/ Robotic Process Automation/ Internet of Things, among others
  • Monthly Socials/ Summer Socials/ Winter Socials
  • Time to attend conferences
  • Work from home opportunities
  • Discount on Wintersports holiday at aero1607.com
  • Weekly/ Fortnightly and monthly catch-ups with your assigned Talent Attraction and Retention Consultant at AubayUK for open and honest feedback and support – ensuring smooth onboarding.
  • The opportunity to work direct for the Client at the end of the assignment on a permanent basis


Job Features

Job CategoryPermanent

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