Lead Architect/Technology Expert - Power trading

Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts

Posted on Jan 29, 2024 by Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts
Genève, Switzerland
IT
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Lead Architect/Lead Developer/Technology Expert- Power, Energy, Commodity Trading in Geneva (Switzerland) or Paris (France) (English/French). ETRM (Energy Trade Risk Management)

In this role, you will assume an expert role for the energy management systems, which includes the physical and short-term power trading systems, and the integration of systems within the gas and power trading landscape. You will oversee the architecture and take a leading role on solutions design within the energy management perimeter, and the execution thereof. The landscape will include an optimal mix of in-house developments and bought-in third party systems. To support the continued expansion of the gas and power business, and particularly our transition to power, there is a significant change program in progress that you will be expected to contribute to.

You will report to the Manager of Energy Management Systems, Gas & Power Trading IT.

Key Responsibilities/Objectives

  • Oversee the architecture for the energy management systems perimeter
  • Take a lead/advisory role in energy management projects and contribute as necessary
  • Advise and manage the integration of systems within the power trading and energy management environment
  • Communicate with business stakeholders to understand their complex requirements and advise IT and business solutions, with an optimal mix of global vs regional solutions
  • Cooperate and align with other Technology Experts and Tech Leads from within Trading IT on cross-domain design and implementation initiatives
  • Coach new and existing analysts, developers and application engineers, to ensure standards and knowledge transfer
  • Work with the relevant IT delivery teams, provide inputs to their work and ensure the quality of deliverables
  • Provide inputs to procurement initiatives, in terms of design and requirements inputs, and the drafting of contracts with third parties
  • Apply the architectural, security and design, and other relevant standards of Trading IT, including cloud migration
  • Ensure compliance of development and related activities with legal, regulatory and other audit/internal requirements, eg Sarbannes-Oxley
  • Contribute to the strategy and budgeting exercises for Gas & Power IT

Qualifications & Experience

  • 10+ years' experience of working as an IT Architect or as a Lead Developer
  • A deep understanding of power trading and energy management systems, likely gained from working with a power utility or trading company
  • A strong, all-round knowledge of IT and software integration/development, together with experience and knowledge of project management, architectural frameworks (eg TOGAF) and software development methodologies
  • Expertise in cloud and integration technologies is desirable, likewise experience of contract management and procurement
  • Demonstrable ability to create an architectural vision and to design complex IT solutions, and to act as a mentor
  • Educated to at least Masters degree level or an equivalent in computer science or a similar technology or engineering discipline
  • Fluent in English; competency in French is advantageous

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Reference: 2708389357

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Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts

Lead Architect/Technology Expert - Power trading

Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts

Posted on Jan 29, 2024 by Michael Bailey Associates - UK Contracts

Genève, Switzerland
IT
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Lead Architect/Lead Developer/Technology Expert- Power, Energy, Commodity Trading in Geneva (Switzerland) or Paris (France) (English/French). ETRM (Energy Trade Risk Management)

In this role, you will assume an expert role for the energy management systems, which includes the physical and short-term power trading systems, and the integration of systems within the gas and power trading landscape. You will oversee the architecture and take a leading role on solutions design within the energy management perimeter, and the execution thereof. The landscape will include an optimal mix of in-house developments and bought-in third party systems. To support the continued expansion of the gas and power business, and particularly our transition to power, there is a significant change program in progress that you will be expected to contribute to.

You will report to the Manager of Energy Management Systems, Gas & Power Trading IT.

Key Responsibilities/Objectives

  • Oversee the architecture for the energy management systems perimeter
  • Take a lead/advisory role in energy management projects and contribute as necessary
  • Advise and manage the integration of systems within the power trading and energy management environment
  • Communicate with business stakeholders to understand their complex requirements and advise IT and business solutions, with an optimal mix of global vs regional solutions
  • Cooperate and align with other Technology Experts and Tech Leads from within Trading IT on cross-domain design and implementation initiatives
  • Coach new and existing analysts, developers and application engineers, to ensure standards and knowledge transfer
  • Work with the relevant IT delivery teams, provide inputs to their work and ensure the quality of deliverables
  • Provide inputs to procurement initiatives, in terms of design and requirements inputs, and the drafting of contracts with third parties
  • Apply the architectural, security and design, and other relevant standards of Trading IT, including cloud migration
  • Ensure compliance of development and related activities with legal, regulatory and other audit/internal requirements, eg Sarbannes-Oxley
  • Contribute to the strategy and budgeting exercises for Gas & Power IT

Qualifications & Experience

  • 10+ years' experience of working as an IT Architect or as a Lead Developer
  • A deep understanding of power trading and energy management systems, likely gained from working with a power utility or trading company
  • A strong, all-round knowledge of IT and software integration/development, together with experience and knowledge of project management, architectural frameworks (eg TOGAF) and software development methodologies
  • Expertise in cloud and integration technologies is desirable, likewise experience of contract management and procurement
  • Demonstrable ability to create an architectural vision and to design complex IT solutions, and to act as a mentor
  • Educated to at least Masters degree level or an equivalent in computer science or a similar technology or engineering discipline
  • Fluent in English; competency in French is advantageous

Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 2708389357

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