Dynasty Power

Careers

Dynasty is looking for experienced traders to fill the following roles in either our Calgary or Houston offices.

ERCOT Balance of Day, Next Day Trader

Dynasty Power is seeking an experienced ERCOT Power Trader to transact in ERCOT’s balance of day ICE swap product and the ERCOT Day Ahead Market

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Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, Math, Engineering, or related fields
  • At least 5 years experience in ERCOT markets
  • Demonstrated multi-year profit history. Candidate will be required to discuss capital allocation required to deliver past earnings

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of ERCOT market rules and protocols
  • Experience in physical and financial transactions in ERCOT, MISO, PJM, SPP markets
  • Experience trading the ERCOT balance of day swap and options and managing a large active position
  • Understanding fundamentals of the ERCOT market in general with an expert understanding of how supply demand fundamentals and power flows within ERCOT and to a lesser extent - the eastern interconnected marketplace - effects prices in ERCOT
  • Team player – actively discuss market fundamentals with other traders illustrating how they impact prices and influence trading strategies
  • Knowledge of major market information systems: Yes, Genscape, Innotap, etc.
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Junior C# Developer

We are looking for a highly motivated, and talented junior developer to join our growing team in Calgary.

We do programming in C# .NET and WPF with SQL Server. If you are unfamiliar with these technologies, but know other programming languages and are a fast learner apply anyway, we’re looking for amazing developers who are not afraid of a challenge!

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Responsibilities

  • Full stack development, you get to work from DB all the way to the UI
  • Gathering requirements and building new applications
  • Supporting existing development

Qualifications

  • Degree in Computer Science
  • Passionate about technology
  • C# skills are an asset but not required

Required Skills

  • Great communication skills
  • Logical thinker
  • Fast learner
  • Good with people
  • Able to work independently as well as in groups
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Junior Power Analyst

Dynasty Power is a privately held power trading firm that trades financial power across North America. Dynasty is active in the following ISO/ RTOs: CAISO, IESO, ISO-NE, NYISO, PJM, MISO, SPP and ERCOT.
Dynasty Power is looking for a highly motivated, self-sufficient and enthusiastic individual who has strong desire to grow within the company to fill a new junior power analyst role. The role requires analysis of large amounts of data to produce meaningful reports that result in profitable trading strategies.

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Responsibilities

  • Analyze data relating to load, weather, generator and line outages to look for profitable trading strategies
  • Develop custom analysis and modelling for power trading
  • Monitor transmission line outage and congestion risks
  • Summarize day ahead power flows and risks
  • Work with meteorologists to identify hourly and weekly risks in power demand

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, Math, Engineering, or related fields
  • An outstanding academic record
  • Passion for trading, financial derivatives and financial data analysis considered an asset

Required Skills

  • Strong programming experience and knowledge of SQL and VBA/Excel
  • Proficiency in another programming language considered an asset
  • Strong statistical and quantitative analysis abilities
  • Strong communications, multi-tasking and time management skills
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MISO Trader

Dynasty Power is seeking an experienced MISO Power Trader to transact in the virtual markets as well as the short term MISO ICE markets.

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Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, Math, Engineering, or related fields
  • 5 years experience in MISO markets
  • Demonstrated multi-year profit history. Candidate will be required to discuss capital allocation required to deliver past earnings

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of MISO market rules and protocols
  • Understanding fundamentals of the MISO market in general and the zones in particular, including how other eastern interconnect power flows, generation and load situations effects prices in MISO
  • Experience creating fundamental and quantitative models and developing trade strategies from those models
  • Team player – actively discuss market fundamentals with other traders illustrating how they impact prices and influence trading strategies
  • Experience in physical and financial transactions in MISO, PJM, NYISO, and SPP markets a plus, but not required
  • Knowledge of major market information systems: Yes, Genscape, Innotap, etc.
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PJM Congestion Trader

Dynasty Power is seeking an experienced PJM Power Trader to transact in the virtual markets

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Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, Math, Engineering, or related fields
  • 5 years experience in PJM markets
  • Demonstrated multi-year profit history. Candidate will be required to discuss capital allocation required to deliver past earnings

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of PJM market rules and protocols
  • Experience in physical and financial transactions in MISO, PJM, SPP markets a plus, but not required
  • Understanding fundamentals of the PJM market in general and the zones in particular, with an expert understanding of how eastern interconnect power flows, generation and load situations effects prices in PJM
  • Experience creating fundamental and quantitative models and developing trade strategies from those models
  • Team player – actively discuss market fundamentals with other traders illustrating how they impact prices and influence trading strategies
  • Knowledge of major market information systems: Yes, Genscape, Innotap, etc.
Apply

PJM Short Term Trader

Dynasty Power is seeking an experienced PJM Power Trader to transact in the balance of day market and short term PJM swap products

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Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, Math, Engineering, or related fields
  • At least 5 years experience in PJM markets
  • Demonstrated multi-year profit history. Candidate will be required to discuss capital allocation required to deliver past earnings

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of PJM market rules and protocols
  • Experience in physical and financial transactions in MISO, PJM, NYISO, SPP markets
  • Expert understanding of the fundamentals of the PJM market including how other eastern interconnect power flows, generation and load situations effects prices in PJM
  • Experience trading PJM balance of day swap and options and balance of month and near term swaps for PJM
  • Team player – actively discuss market fundamentals with other traders illustrating how they impact prices and influence trading strategies
  • Knowledge of major market information systems: Yes, Genscape, Innotap, etc.
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Transmission Analyst

Dynasty Power is looking for a highly motivated, self-sufficient and enthusiastic individual who has strong desire to grow within the company to fill a new Transmission Analyst role. This analyst will provide electrical transmission system congestion analysis for short and longer term power and FTR trading activity. The role requires aggregating data across a number of databases to produce easy to use reports. The successful candidate will possess an extensive knowledge of power flow simulation software and forecasting tools such as UPLAN, PROMOD, PowerWorld, or similar.

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Responsibilities

  • Run Daily/Term PowerFlow Simulations Models using Powerworld/Matpower
  • Design & develop custom analysis and modeling software for power trading
  • Develop a comprehensive database of various fundamental & statistical risk factors of Power/Gas Markets
  • Develop a stack and dispatch model for generation
  • Identify economic and non-economic factors driving generation behavior
  • Understand cross-commodity fuel linkages, coal/gas switching, gas pipeline flows
  • Develop custom reports and indices summarizing the Energy markets and other market participant FTR portfolios

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering or related quantitative field, Master’s or PhD degrees preferred
  • High Level of Proficiency in Matlab/Eviews/ programming and Excel analysis. SQL and VBA skills are also required
  • Advanced experience running Powerflow Software: Promod/Dayzer/Powerworld/Matpower
  • Analytical skills required for trade analysis and pricing work
  • Team Player: actively share information, constructively build new strategies, work to make the team better and smarter

Required Skills

  • Prior power trade floor experience is required
  • Confident, articulate individual
  • Independently prioritize task and respond quickly to changes in priorities
  • Explain complex concepts in a cohesive and clear manner
  • Good understanding of business processes and data management
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