Overview

80 % or more | Baden


Bring along your knowledge, your enthusiasm and your dedication – and take charge as a “Intern Meteorology” at Axpo for 6 month. We offer a variety of challenging tasks and projects, and the flexibility to present and implement your own ideas. The energy industry is changing; it is continuing to develop dynamically and innovatively. That’s why we promote internal and external courses, coaching and digital learning opportunities to educate and further train our employees on both professional and technical topics.

What you will do

Perform data analysis with reanalysis data and numerical weather model data in order to improve extended-range forecasting capabilities of the meteorology desk of Axpo Solutions

Special focus : 1) Persistence of summer weather patterns 2) Developing an uncertainty tracking tool which shall help to identify different physical pathways in ensemble forecast models

Support the meteorology desk of Axpo Solutions with the daily forecasting tasks

What you bring & who you are

University degree (or close to graduating) in Atmospheric Sciences, Meteorology or a related field

Good understanding of atmospheric dynamics, knowledge of scientific literature about subseasonal to seasonal (S2S) predictability is a plus

Strong coding skills in either Python, R or Matlab

Experience in analyzing meteorological datasets, such as reanalysis data, satellite data or numerical weather prediction model data

Start: as soon as a suitable candidate is able to start.

What we offer

Lifelong learning

Get off to a flying start with the induction programme at the Axpo Academy. And don’t stop there: we offer a wide range of courses and training, including flexible e-learning. Benefit from time and financial support on your learning and development journey, and take advantage of initiatives like ‘Lunch & Learn, individual development plans, coaching and talent management.

Your choice

Flexibility comes in many forms. How about an annualised hours model, part-time position (even for managers) or the freedom to choose when and where you work? Axpo offers all these as well as the chance to buy additional vacation days if you need them.

You’re covered

Investing in your future starts now. Axpo pays generous employer contributions to the pension fund. If you get sick, we’ll cover your salary in full for up to two years. And because safety’s a priority, we offer private accident insurance for everyone as well as reduced premiums for health insurance.

The whole package

As a market leader in our field, we offer competitive salaries across Axpo including a variable compensation component. Important to us is our commitment to equal pay for equal work.

Your choice

Flexibility comes in many forms. How about an annualised hours model, part-time position (even for managers) or the freedom to choose when and where you work? Axpo offers all these as well as the chance to buy additional vacation days if you need them.

Out of office

At Axpo, you can take overtime (< management level) or arrange additional days off (management level). Our parental package provides 16 weeks of leave for mothers and two for fathers. Look forward to a loyalty bonus every five years – in the form of extra vacation if you prefer. Other options include unpaid leave, sabbaticals or the chance to purchase additional vacation.

About us

Axpo is Switzerland’s largest producer of renewable energies. The Trading & Sales business unit is a world leader in energy trading and the marketing of solar and wind power. With a true entrepreneurial mindset and around 1,000 employees in asset-backed trading, prop trading and origination functions in over 30 countries throughout Europe as well as the USA and Asia, we develop innovative, sustainable energy solutions for our business customers and private customers worldwide. Good collaboration between colleagues in the team and the various specialist areas is central to our success. We have an open corporate culture and we value diversity. We therefore welcome applicants regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion or ideology, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

More information

About the team

As part of our team, you will not only work on exciting and challenging tasks but also make a valuable contribution towards helping future generations. We offer a young, open and collaborative work atmosphere in a professional and innovative environment. You’ll work in our offices in Baden or also have the possibility to work from home.

Contact

Ian Steinmann

Talent Acquisition Expert

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