Come and join us! DXT boasts a result-oriented team of experienced and international professionals. We are proud to be able to react quickly to an everchanging market.

Are you smart, entrepreneurial, enthusiastic and looking forward to careers within the Energy and Commodity Trading sector? If yes, send us your resume to hr@dxtcommodities.com.

Internships & Entry Level Positions

Administrative Internship

Administrative Internship 

(with possibility of full-time permament employement)

DXT Commodities is looking for young graduates in Business Administration and Economics with an excellent knowledge of English (level C1) to perform the following tasks: 

  • Assure accurate deal capture through daily control and reconciliation of trades
  • Actively manage and negotiate contracts related to commodity trades with Legal&Credit depts
  • Preparation of documentation for compliance purposes
  • Preparation of documentation for licenses and registration purposes
  • Responding to various ad-hoc information requests by other functions of the Company

Professional requirements:

  • A Masters or Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Economics with excellent grades
  • Native Italian language
  • English proficiency
  • Previous work experience appreciated but not required
  • Proficiency knowledge of Microsoft Office (especially excel)

Personal requirements:

  • Highly motivated and precise person who is eager to learn new things
  • Pro-active and reliable person who has the ability to work under pressure
  • Person with multi-tasking ability
  • Person that is able to work both autonomously and within a team

Offer:

  • Internship with paid accommodation in Lugano
  • Possibility of full-time permanent employment
  • International and challenging working environment
  • One of the fastest growing and changing markets

Please send your updated CV together with a cover letter to: hr.admin@DXTcommodities.com

Mid-Senior Level Positions

Cross Commodities Trader

Cross Commodities Trader

DXT Commodities SA, a leading commodity trading firm based in Lugano (Switzerland), is looking to expand its power trading desk with an experienced long term trader focused on energy commodities.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and suggest new trading opportunities in cooperation with the team
  • Manage long term portfolio exposure on different energy commodities (power, gas, coal and oil)
  • Dark and Spark Spread trading
  • Build up models to support trading decisions

Requirements:

  • 2 – 4 years of relevant working experience in a Cross Commodities trading desk, focused on mid/long term maturities with a sound track record
  • Strong trading discipline
  • Deep and sound knowledge of Coal and Emission markets; Oil market is a plus
  • Master’s level education in Economics, Engineering, Energy Sciences or a related field
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, strong result driven attitude and ability to discuss ideas within a team
  • Good communication and writing skills in English is a must (German is an advantage)

The offer:

  • Permanent Position with attractive remuneration package
  • Young, dynamic, and professional environment
  • Join a well-established desk

Please send your updated CV to: hr.power@dxtcommodities.com

Gas Analyst

Gas Analyst

DXT Commodities is looking for a Senior Gas Fundamentals Analyst to strengthen the analysis team that supports traders in the Gas desk. Applicants should have at least 3 years of relevant working experience, preferably working with stack models applied to European Gas trading.

Tasks:

  • The analyst will work on the development and deployment of simulation models of European Gas markets. This includes daily analysis assessing the impact of fundamentals and external factors
  • Monitor gas production, gas demand including gas in power generation, cross border flows
  • Review, communicate and discuss model performance with the rest of the team as well as other key internal stakeholders. Be a leader in proposing, testing and implementing improvements as required
  • Collecting and maintain up-to-date market information and analyze market conditions to evaluate fundamental trade opportunities
  • Develop and use analytic tools to predict changes in the gas markets
  • Participate in the gross margin formation by providing trade or tactical recommendations

Requirements:

  • The position requires a passion for quantitative development but also strong business acumen, given the continuous interactions with Traders, Meteorologists, Analyst and IT developers
  • Strong numerical skills a must with the ability to manage a large amount of market information
  • A degree in mathematics, statistics, economics, engineering, or equivalent is required
  • Advanced programming skills (Python, VBA)
  • Excellent knowledge of European gas markets is essential
  • Strong track record of modelling gas supply and demand is ideal

Offerings:

  • Permanent position with attractive remunerative package in the headquarter office Lugano, Switzerland
  • A unique possibility to work in a young, dynamic, professional and rewarding environment

Please send your updated CV together with a cover letter to: hr.gas@dxtcommodities.com

Data Scientist

Data Scientist

DXT Commodities, for its Lugano office, is looking for a data scientist to strengthen the analysis team that supports traders of the Power Trading desk. Applicants should have at least two years of relevant working experience.

The position requires a passion for quantitative development but also strong business acumen, given the continuous interactions with Traders, Meteorologists, Analysts and IT developers.

This is an exciting opportunity to apply advanced statistics in a dynamic and challenging environment.

Tasks:

The successful applicant will maintain and improve forecasting models to provide quantitative support to traders and analysts.

The statistical problems to solve will require exposure to time series analysis, functional data analysis and image recognition.

Requirements:   

  • At least two years of post-graduate experience in developing statistical models, and incrementally improve the accuracy of results
  • Advanced degree in Statistics (Mathematics, Physics, Economics)
  • Proficiency in Python and R
  • Basic knowledge of PL/SQL
  • Willingness to keep up with the newest machine learning and AI techniques
  • Fluent in English, a second European language is a plus

Offerings:

  • Permanent position with attractive remuneration package
  • Young, inclusive and professional environment

Please send your updated CV together with a cover letter to: hr.power@dxtcommodities.com

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