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Posted:
2/15/2020
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Information Services
Forward Curves Junior Data Analyst
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Argus Media | Houston, TX
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Job Description

Argus is a leading independent provider of energy and commodity price benchmarks. Companies in more than 140 countries around the world use Argus prices to index physical trade and as benchmarks in financial derivative markets. Argus was founded in 1970 and is a privately held UK-registered company. It is owned by staff shareholders and global growth equity firm General Atlantic.

As part of the Argus Data Science department, we are seeking to fill the position for a forward curves junior data analyst to help with the daily production of energy forward curves and implied volatility curves.

Key Responsibilities:

* Maintain forward curve models and associated code
* Creation and adjustment of forward curve models using R
* Produce curves for an assigned energy commodity on a daily basis
* Analyze and validate collected data for input to models
* Analyze and stay current with market dynamics and intermarket relationships
* Daily market data entry
* Answer curve related inquiries from clients

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

* Work collaboratively as a member of our global Data Science team.
* Experience with a programming language, preferably in R.
* Willingness to learn R (if not known).
* Experience with MS Excel and basic knowledge of VBA
* Basic knowledge of Database Management systems
* University degree in Mathematics/Finance/Economics /Computer Science or related discipline
* Ability to work in a fast-paced environment in order to meet multiple daily deadlines
* Any experience with energy commodities is a plus

About Argus Media

Argus is an independent media organisation with almost 1,000 staff. It is headquartered in London and has 23 offices in the world's principal commodity trading and production centres. Argus produces price assessments and analysis of international energy and other commodity markets and offers bespoke consulting services and industry-leading conferences.

Companies in 140 countries around the world use Argus data to index physical trade and as benchmarks in financial derivative markets as well as for analysis and planning purposes.

Argus was founded in 1970 and is a privately held UK-registered company. It is owned by employee shareholders and global growth equity firm General Atlantic.

Benefits

Our rapidly-growing, award winning business offers a dynamic environment for talented, entrepreneurial professionals to achieve results and grow their careers. Argus recognizes and rewards successful performance and as an Investor in People, we promote professional development and retain a high-performing team committed to building our success.

* Competitive salary and company bonus scheme
* Group medical, dental, and vision plans
* Company paid long term disability and life insurance plan
* Group 401K plan with company match
* Subsidized gym membership
* Extensive internal and external training

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled