Trading IT Developer

Location: 

Spring, TX, US

Company:  ExxonMobil

 

About us

 

At ExxonMobil, our vision is to lead in energy innovations that advance modern living and a net-zero future. As one of the world’s largest publicly traded energy and chemical companies, we are powered by a unique and diverse workforce fueled by the pride in what we do and what we stand for.

 

The success of our Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions businesses is the result of the talent, curiosity and drive of our people. They bring solutions every day to optimize our strategy in energy, chemicals, lubricants and lower-emissions technologies. 

 

We invite you to bring your ideas to ExxonMobil to help create sustainable solutions that improve quality of life and meet society’s evolving needs. Learn more about our What and our Why and how we can work together.

What Awaits you

We are more than just one of the largest energy companies in the world. ExxonMobil is a place where we believe people should think independently, take initiative, grow to their full potential and help shape the future of energy. Diversity drives innovation and we are committed to providing inclusive workplaces where everyone can thrive, regardless of their background. The safety and wellbeing of our employees is at the heart of everything we do. We build skills and competencies through training and work experiences in a wide range of assignments. With a long history of industry leadership and cutting-edge innovation, we are committed to addressing the dual challenge facing society today: to meet the world’s growing demand for energy while reducing environmental impacts, including the risk of climate change. 


We are continuing to expand our global trading organization, and rapidly building our analytical capabilities. We are looking for passionate individuals with an entrepreneurial mind-set to drive change in our business, and who enjoy working in dynamic, collaborative, and diverse global teams. 


Currently we have an opportunity for an experienced Trading IT Developer to be part of our Global Trading Analytics team.  The role will work very closely with our trading teams on the trading floor and is currently based in Spring, Texas.

The closing date for this role is Friday, February 24, 2023.
 

 

What role would you play within our team?

If successful, you will take a leading role within the technical arm of ExxonMobil’s Trading Analytics organization implementing and further developing a Data & Analytics platform to make the sharing, searching, transforming, and onboarding of data simple and efficient. We are developing a cloud-based platform and infrastructure using the latest tech, capable of cleaning, transforming and efficiently accessing data, running on-demand as well as scheduled models, and integrating with pre-existing technology. We are looking for an experienced individual who will play a key role in shaping and building the platform as we scale it, influencing how it is built, and the technical decisions we take.


The key deliverables include:

 

  • Taking ownership of the technical design of our Data & Analytics platform covering the aspects of integration of new use cases, robustness, performance, data latency, availability and maintainability.
  • Shaping and influencing the technical delivery backlog with new ideas and enhancements and technical requirements.
  • Acting as the interface between Traders, Analysts, and ExxonMobil’s technical community. Support business users to best leverage the Data & Analytics platform. Translate business requirements into a technical design.
  • Acting as technical mentor for the multidisciplinary team of Data Engineers, Developers, and Data Scientists delivering features and enhancements for our platform.
  • Monitoring quality assurance processes and improvements where indicated.
  • Working in a supportive and collaborative environment focused on delivering value to our users.
     

Who are we looking for.

To be eligible for this role, you must:

  • Be educated to Bachelor’s Degree level (or hold other relevant industry experience
  • Have experience in energy/commodity trading and familiarity with commodity trading analytics use cases.

Be able to demonstrate:

  • Strong communication & interpersonal skills
  • The ability to collaborate effectively with internal & external customers
  • Innovative and analytical thinking
  • Intellectual rigor, strong drive and desire to lead change
  • The ability to work with multi-cultural global team 
  • Have an in depth understanding of data flows and be able to integrate data flows from surrounding systems using state of the art technologies.
  • Be a real technical problem solver, able to create solutions for complex requirements with a hands-on attitude.
  • Keep up to date with new trends in Data Analytics tools and always be looking for new solutions to solve complex problems.
  • Have experience in building, operating and/or supporting robust and scalable big data platforms.
  • Have the ability to translate business requirements into a technical design, and be able to review and further improve existing technical designs.
  • Have hands on experience with visualisation tools.
  • Have experience in development and scripting (e.g. Python).
  • Have practical working experience in utilizing and operating cloud services (preferably Azure).
  • Have an understanding of operational aspects like high availability, monitoring, security, robustness.

Additional  skills / abilities

  • Ability to manage workload under time pressure and changing priorities.
  • Working knowledge of data infrastructure, pipelines, and data integration processes to understand data access issues.
  • An appreciation of data science & machine learning applications and the related data requirements.
     

 

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ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or physical or mental disability.

 

Nothing herein is intended to override the corporate separateness of local entities. Working relationships discussed herein do not necessarily represent a reporting connection, but may reflect a functional guidance, stewardship, or service relationship. 

 

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