Lead / Senior quantitative trader for US Power


Multiple Locations




As soon as possible


We process applications on a continuous basis

May 26, 2023


Lead / Senior quantitative trader for US Power

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Lead/Senior Quantitative Trader to join the US Power Trading team to help establish our presence in the North American power markets.

Location: Aalborg or Aarhus, Denmark

You will be responsible for driving the development and deployment of quantitative trading strategies for the North American power markets, and be responsible for delivering P&L. This is a senior/lead role that offers an opportunity to join a young team, with a single-minded drive toward realizing commercial targets.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and deploy quantitative trading strategies for the North American power markets
  • Day-to-day trading responsibility for a portfolio of algorithmic strategies
  • Day-ahead to real-time (DART) and FTR trading
  • Contribute to our collaborative team culture with sharing and sparring of trading ideas

Besides the tasks above, you will, as every one of us, play a vital role in making our company the best workplace and energy-trading company by helping colleagues and departments wherever possible.


  • At least 2-3 years of experience having traded f.ex. US or EU day-ahead auctions, prompt power capacities (day-ahead/week-ahead), or other fundamentally driven energy products.
  • A keen interest in trading, and thrives in a performance-driven environment
  • A degree in mathematics, physics, engineering, economics, or a related quantitative field
  • Pathological curiosity and a drive to continuously develop yourself and the team
  • Accepting of an automated and quantitative approach to trading

What we offer

  • Being part of a young ambitious trading team focusing on a (for us) new continent, with all the exciting challenges this brings
  • A highly dedicated and friendly team of over 190 colleagues from more than 19 different countries
  • An exciting workday, where you actively embrace new possibilities and tasks that arise daily
  • The opportunity to grow and educate yourself further during your employment
  • An active staff association with many social activities all year round
  • A competitive salary and good pension agreement
  • Great work-life balance and flexibility

We strive to create close and friendly interactions across teams and to set trust in our professionalism and abilities to make decisions.


We process applications on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible.

Want to know more?

Feel free to reach out if you have any questions about this opportunity

Mads Lund Trolle

Mads Lund Trolle

Head of North American Power