Real-Time Trader
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Real-Time Trader

Reporting to the Manager, Real-Time Trading, the Real-Time Trader’s role is to protect Brookfield Renewable Energy Group’s interests in the intra-day hourly markets. The incumbent is responsible for maximizing the generation revenues on a real-time basis by minimizing the impact of operational constraints and capturing the flexibility of the assets within the generation and transmission portfolio in the real time markets.


  • Bid Brookfield’s generation into ISOs / RTOs as applicable;
  • Ensure that capacity schedules are bid correctly at all relevant interties;
  • Monitor real time markets and take advantage of arbitrage opportunities between markets;
  • Re-supply contracts and mitigate financial implications of curtailed energy transactions and schedules;
  • Provide real-time information to each of the regional desks;
  • Maintain the power trading system (record, enter and verify transactions);
  • Assist in any other tasks as required by the Trading desk.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Administration, Engineering or related field, or equivalent experience;
  • Experience in real-time trading is an asset;
  • Working knowledge of French would be considered an asset.

Candidate Profile

  • Working knowledge of OASIS transmission reservations systems, OATI tagging systems and ISO scheduling systems;
  • Knowledge of PJM and Southeast markets is an asset;
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and Internet Explorer;
  • Solid abilities in working under pressure;
  • Must be highly accurate and detail-oriented;
  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Teamwork and ability to communicate are critical;

Working Conditions

  • Candidates must be willing to work a 12-hour rotating shift schedule.

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Job Title: Real-Time Trader
Reference Number: 14-BEMI-04
Work Location: Gatineau, Quebec

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