Power Market Research Scientist

Company Overview:
REsurety is a mission-driven organization solving the challenge of resource intermittency for renewable energy.  We work in partnership with the world’s leading energy and risk management providers to enable renewable energy consumers and producers to manage the fuel risk of the future: the weather.  As a high-growth, profitable company that has already supported over 4,000 MW of clean energy transactions, we are a small team making a big impact! Our culture is open and collaborative.  We expect excellence from our team members and reward it with high ownership and flexibility.  If you’re a high-achiever with a passion for clean energy, then we look forward to receiving your application. 
 
Position Overview:
As a Power Market Research Scientist, you will research and model future market structures, including the effect of renewable energy buildout on power prices.
 
Key Responsibilities: 
  • Lead research into the effects of renewable capacity buildout on power markets, producing actionable insights 
  • Model the generation stack at various ISOs (ERCOT, SPP, etc.), enabling stochastic scenario analysis
  • Forecast the effects of increased transmission buildout on electricity markets
  • Model risk and its relationship to financial returns 
  • Improve upon and/or replace existing statistical price models
  • Integrate your research with REsurety’s engineering team to productize results
 
Required Qualifications:
  • Proven ability to conduct independent, commercially relevant research 
  • Understanding of power markets
  • Degree in energy economics, computational finance, financial engineering, data science, or related field

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of wind industry resource assessment, operations, and economics
  • Working knowledge of statistical analysis
  • Programming experience with R (preferred), MATLAB, Python, or similar languages
  • Experience in conducting power flow modeling and analysis 
  • Master's degree or higher in a relevant field

Details:
  • Location: Boston, MA
  • Travel: Minimal
 
Benefits:
  • Unlimited Vacation Policy
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • 401(k)
  • Gym Membership Reimbursement
  • Blue Bikes Gold Membership

REsurety, Inc.  is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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