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NuonInternship Short Term Optimisation

Application deadline 12-12-2015
Duration in months
3
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Duration in months max: 
6
Category

Engineering

Finance

Marketing

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Level
WO
Location
Amsterdam
Salary / month
€ 500.-
Deadline:
12-12-2015 (For Past)
Category:

Engineering

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Finance

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Marketing

Level:
WO
Location:
Amsterdam
Duration in months:
3
Start date:
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12-12-2015
Deadline
Past
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The Intership

‘’Are you a highly motivated master student with above average analytical skills and large interest in power plants processes? Do you want to work in an international team of professionals and want to get the opportunity to add value to a team?

If your answer is ‘’YES’’ on these questions, we are looking for you! The Short Term Optimisation Flex team of Business Area Markets in Amsterdam will be glad to welcome an Intern  for the duration of 3-6 months. We are flexible about the duration and start date.’’

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Your workspace

The Short Term Optimisation Flex team in the Netherlands optimizes the current conventional/flexible asset portfolio and is facing the challenging market situation.

Our team is preparing for an integration with other production types like big scale wind energy. We are working closely with the asset (technical responsible) to optimize margin in the different short term markets, like selling the energy production & with increasing importance selling its flexible capacity to Ancillary Service markets and portfolio balancing.

The Short Term Optimisation Flex team in the Netherlands consist of 5 experienced professionals, who work 7 days a week (office hours), because energy never stops.

 

Your workspace – Business Area Markets

Markets is the Business Area where all asset optimisation and trading activities are centralized for the Vattenfall Group. Our activities are multi-site located across Europe with almost 700 professionals working in Sweden, Germany, The Netherlands, Denmark, and Poland. We trade the full range of energy commodities such as electricity, gas, oil, coal, freight, renewable energies and emissions, take responsibility for a diversified sourcing of power, fuels and carbon credits and optimize the running and hedging of Vattenfall’s generation assets. These efforts are the basis for maximum profitability and continuous business growth.

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Your role

As an intern you are not just supposed to observe our daily business,  but rather we give you the chance to work on different projects and really have a role within the team. The best way to discover the business, is to do it! You will be working on 1 of the following  assignments:  

  • setting up a process to include a battery (power storage) in the NL asset portfolio to deliver primary control reserve;
  • setting up a process for an operational excellence track for the imbalance management in the Netherlands;
  • optimizing bidding strategy; secondary control reserve energy. 
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Your profile

To be successful in this internship you need to have a pro-active mind set, above average analytical and structuring skills and affinity with the energy market. Good knowledge of power plants processes will also help you exceed. With your service orientated and initiative behaviour,  sense of responsibility and stress- resistant behaviour you are able to make the difference.

You like to be part of a team of analysts, do sparring but are also capable to work independently.

We also require the following qualifications: 

  • Currently living and studying in the Netherlands;      
  • a relevant quantitative Masters discipline, such as economics, engineering or similar;      
  • good knowledge of mathematics, statistics, modelling (Linear programming, Regression based modelling, Neural networks, Manipulation of large data sets);
  • good communication skills;
  • fluent in English;
  • you have an understanding of system services and their markets in the Netherlands.
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Our offer

To be successful in this internship you need to have a pro-active mind set, above average analytical and structuring skills and affinity with the energy market. Good knowledge of power plants processes will also help you exceed. With your service orientated and initiative behaviour,  sense of responsibility and stress- resistant behaviour you are able to make the difference.

You like to be part of a team of analysts, do sparring but are also capable to work independently.

We also require the following qualifications: 

  • Currently living and studying in the Netherlands;      
  • a relevant quantitative Masters discipline, such as economics, engineering or similar;      
  • good knowledge of mathematics, statistics, modelling (Linear programming, Regression based modelling, Neural networks, Manipulation of large data sets);
  • good communication skills;
  • fluent in English;
  • you have an understanding of system services and their markets in the Netherlands.

Our offer

We offer you a challenging internship by working on interesting cases and analyses on high level in the energy market. From the start you will get responsibly to work on projects and be part of the team. 

If you do an internship at Vattenfall you will be part of the internship network 'Voltage'. We organize activities for our interns in the whole company on regular basis. For example: application training, LinkedIn training, lunches and excursions (for example to The Nuon Solar Team).

There are also monthly sports, cultural and social activities from the MegaWatt network (this is the young employees network in Nuon) you can join.

These are all moments to do sparring with each other about your different experiences within the company and hear more about the organization. It's also good for your network!

Vattenfall/Nuon gives a fixed compensation of 500 euros. If you don’t have a student travel card, we will also pay travel costs.

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Apply?

Do you want to use your power? We look forward receiving your CV and application letter in English via the application button below.

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Working at Nuon

Branche
Technology / Industry
Energy sector
Headquarters Holland
Amsterdam
Employee in NL
6000