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Date Posted: Sep 14, 2018

Location: Princeton, NJ, US

Company: NRG

Job Description

NRG is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of our diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. A Fortune 500 company, NRG creates value through best-in-class operations, reliable and efficient electric generation, and a retail platform serving residential and commercial businesses. Working with electricity customers large and small, we implement sustainable solutions for producing and managing energy, developing smarter energy choices and delivering exceptional service as our retail electricity providers serve almost three million residential and commercial customers throughout the country.

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  • Identify and execute fundamental congestion strategies in the respective region.
  • Develop bidding strategies for participation in FTR (Financial Transmission Rights) auctions in MISO and in adjacent markets.
  • Support portfolio optimization activities in MISO  
  • Work with staff to improve NRG’s position in the MISO market, including participation in market regulatory and policy directions.
  • Partner with other business units and/or departments to identify and facilitate business process improvements.
  • Maintain compliance with all related corporate and industry trading policies, codes of conduct and Sarbanes-Oxley reporting requirements.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Statistics, Finance, or other relevant degree required
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience trading power basis in US markets and participating in FTR auctions
  • Experience with power flow models (e.g. UPLAN, Powerworld, Dayzer, PROMOD) required.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills; ability to make decisions quickly required.




NRG Energy is committed to a drug and alcohol free workplace.  To the extent permitted by law and any applicable collective bargaining agreement, employees are subject to periodic random drug testing, and post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing. EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability
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Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.

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