Employment type: Full-time & Permanent
Reports to: CEO
Location: Dubai, UAE (We provide visa sponsorship & relocation assistance)
Annual Base Salary range of 80,000 USD – 150,000 USD + performance-based bonus – 0% tax environment + an opportunity to join our employee share scheme.
About Cobblestone Energy
Cobblestone Energy is an energy trading company specialising in the Great Britain and European wholesale electricity markets. Founded in 2017, we are part of the next generation of companies defining the future of global commodity trading.
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. In doing so, we help to balance the electricity grid, lowering the cost to end consumers, and aiding the transition to a renewable future. Technology and risk management form the backbone of our business.
At Cobblestone Energy, we are a diverse team of over 50 people from 20+ nationalities – we believe in hiring extraordinary talent from all around the world. Our flat organizational structure helps us in giving our team members complete ownership of the work and ensures ideas come from every level. We believe in providing unlimited growth opportunities to our people alongside constant feedback and support, which allows us to cover our vulnerabilities and grow as a team in new and interesting ways. With the right performance and potential, you could be managing the power desk for an entire country within eighteen months in your role. Come join our dream team!
- 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.
What we offer in this role
- A full-time position on our Commercial team
- Committed and remarkably talented colleagues.
- Highly competitive compensation dependent on performance
- An exciting, challenging and fulfilling career.
- Investment in your development to ensure that you always remain the best in business.
- Equity participation for strong contributors, ensuring our interests are all aligned long term.
We are looking to recruit a talented Data Scientist to join our team in Dubai. As a data scientist at Cobblestone Energy, you will be responsible for developing and testing new trading strategies, discovering new knowledge, and creating bespoke data-tools and forecasts to enable our trading and asset dispatch teams to make the correct moves in the market.
- Develop and implement advanced analytics and infrastructure solutions to support power and gas trading operations.
- Collaborate with traders and other stakeholders to identify key business challenges and opportunities.
- Use data science techniques to build predictive models and other solutions that drive value for our organization.
- Develop systematic trading strategies across all of our markets.
- Continuously monitor and evaluate the performance of analytics solutions and make recommendations for improvement.
- Bachelor’s or master’s degree in a related field (e.g., Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics)
- 3+ years of experience as a Data Scientist
- Strong experience with predictive modelling and optimization algorithms
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders.
- Experience mentoring and developing junior team members.
- Proficiency in python programming language.
- Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau
- Experience in a power or gas trading markets is highly desirable but not required.
We offer a competitive salary, benefits package, and opportunities for professional growth and development. If you have a passion for power markets and data science, and are looking for a challenging and rewarding role, we encourage you to apply.