Energy Platform Team
Shell's Energy Platform team is leading Shell's efforts to design, develop, deliver and maintain a global energy management platform that unlocks value across Shell's Power business. The Energy Platform team aims to enable Shell's efforts to harness the potential in its vast fleet of customers, energy assets, and power trading capabilities to deliver value across the energy industry value chain.
The Energy Platform team is a nimble, cross-functional, deeply technical and passionate group that embodies the speed and agility of a startup while embracing the scale of one of the largest companies in the world. Achieving a balance between agility and global scale provides unique opportunities, and the Energy Platform Team borrows from best-in-class product development, continuous delivery, and commercialization techniques while adapting them to the unique global context within Shell.
The Energy Platform team is empowered to coordinate and align Shell's energy management platform objectives, strategies, and execution approaches across the company, as well as to design, deliver and maintain a mission-critical component of Shell's ability to deliver differentiated products, offerings, and capabilities across its expanding global footprint.
The Market Optimization Engineer will lead the development of valuation and operational models and processes within the Energy Platform infrastructure to drive the logic and empower the trading strategies for Shell's global energy market participation efforts. Responsibilities include:
Architect and maintain economic optimization models that drive Shell's valuation of market participation in global wholesale electricity markets
Formulate and develop optimization models for market participation and optimal bidding strategy of Shell's portfolio in global electricity markets
Conceptualize, formulate and develop bidding modules to incorporate multi-use application (i.e. customer, portfolio, grid, and market use cases) into Shell's economic optimization platform
Develop risk mitigation strategies and turn into quantitate optimization model features for market transactions
Gather, monitor and maintain critical data sets required as inputs into Shell's suite of market participation models
Support continuous market participation development processes by working cross-functionally with internal stakeholders (i.e. product management, software engineering, data science, fleet operations, asset management, strategy, commercialization)
Perform market research and codify processes required for market participation, identifying gaps and developing mitigation strategies
Support development of technical requirements for participation in global electricity markets and ensure requirements are properly incorporated into Shell's suite of market optimization models
Act as market design expert to support identification of policy barriers and recommend solutions