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Job Locations US-TX-Houston
Category Research / Analysis Type Regular Full-Time
Castleton Commodities International (www.cci.com) is a leading commodity trading and investment firm. As a trader, CCI deploys capital on a proprietary basis in the physical and financial commodity markets, providing the Company with market insights and access. As a strategic investor and developer, CCI leverages its market expertise, operations capabilities, and industry knowledge to invest in, and develop, select commodity infrastructure assets. CCI focuses its activities on the markets it understands best, while constantly striving to expand its knowledge base and network of relationships in order to participate in new markets.
CCI is hiring a Meteorologist in Houston, TX to support Natural Gas trading activities. No prior experience in energy commodities or a trading is required for this role. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals that are looking to leverage their prior weather experience to transition into a trading environment.
Manage and develop process to analyze & interpret weather models for North America.
Generate forecasts of temperature and rainfall for North America.
Research seasonal forecasting, ocean forecasting and climate prediction
Manage the weather and climate data process.
Manage and develop firm's weather analytic tools.
Produce forecast reports and distribute to trading teams.
Educate traders on weather and be available for questions.
Report on research and incorporate promising results into process and analytics.
Bachelors or Masters in Atmospheric Sciences or related field of study is required.
Minimum of 2 years prior experience in a meteorologist role at a weather data provider. No prior experience in trading/energy commodities is required.
Strong analytical and communication skills
Strong technical experience is required (Databases, Exl, VBA)