MISO Nodal Trader

  • 387 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10016, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

CWP Energy is active in all North American physical & financial electricity markets since 2012. Backed by a team of renewable energy specialists, our business is underpinned by robust risk management, market experience and analytical capability.

We are currently looking to hire an experienced Nodal Trader with a successful track record in MISO.

Job Description

  • Developing and executing trading strategies on both a proprietary and (foreseeably) asset management/power marketing basis;
  • Upholding a strong understanding and unwavering commitment to sound risk management;
  • Analyzing market data and building & leveraging optimal power flow models;
  • Understanding energy market rules, system planning, expansion studies and power system operations in MISO;
  • Collaborating and sharing insights with other traders and the broader CWP Energy team.


  • Master’s or PhD degree in Electrical Engineering (preferred) or an advanced quantitative area (physics, applied mathematics, etc.);
  • Successful PnL track record of nodal trading within MISO;
  • Experience in MISO transmission planning/modeling in an ISO, utility, IPP, renewable developer, trading firm or consulting firm;
  • Experience using optimal power flow and market forecasting tools, such as PowerWorld, Genscape, LCG, or similar tools;
  • Excellent Excel and SQL skills (required) and fluency in a coding language (Python, etc.) would be an advantage;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Drive and entrepreneurialism. An intense sense of competitiveness, coupled with a strong sense of collaboration.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.