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FTR Power Trader

Chicago, Houston, New York

Join our Power Trading team as an FTR Power Trader and work to independently develop FTR trading portfolios for monthly and annual auctions. You’ll also work to ensure compliance with collateral requirements, regulatory requirements and internal risk limits.

You will bring to this role:

  • a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field such as Mathematics, Economics, or related quantitative disciple
  • a proven track record of success
  • a minimum of 5 years of experience and prior experience as either an FTR trader or FTR analyst
  • experience with databases, power flow models and programming
  • an understanding of both fundamental and quantitative methods in portfolio development.


Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,000+ employees and offices in 32 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: CGM-954669
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Chicago, Houston, New York
Category: Mid-senior, Mid-level, Commodities, Trading
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Commodity Markets and Finance
Recruiter: Danielle Scaife
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