Get Into Energy Jobs

Job Information

DTE Energy Environmental Commodities Origin - ET in San Francisco, California

Environmental Commodities Origin - ET


San Francisco, CA, US

Company: DTE Energy Trading

Job ID: 10906

DTE is one of the nation’s largest diversified energy companies. Our electric and gas companies have fueled our customer’s homes and Michigan’s progress for more than a century. And as Michigan’s largest source of renewable energy, we’re creating a cleaner, healthier environment to power our future. We’re also serving communities beyond Michigan, where our affiliated businesses offer renewable energy, emission control technologies, and energy services to industries in 19 states. But we’re more than a leading energy company... and working at DTE is more than just a job. At DTE, we take great care of each other and our customers, and we use our energy to be a force for growth and prosperity in our communities. When you join us, you’ll be part of a team that welcomes, recognizes, and celebrates differences, and values everyone’s health, safety, and wellbeing. Are you ready to make that kind of difference? Bring your energy to DTE. Together, we can achieve great things.

Job Summary

Location: San Francisco, CA

This position will function as part of the environmental commodities trading desk. Working as part of the desk, this position will be responsible for focusing on helping to build out the renewable energy credit and carbon trading business and to support the desk’s other power and environmental trading activities. Work is mainly self-directed, with work results reviewed through the achievement of set goals and adherence to policies and procedures.

Key Accountabilities

  • Structures and deploys boutique hedging products to project developers, lenders, and investors

  • Provides liquidity and risk mitigation to compliance entities to manage their fluctuating environmental commodity obligations

  • Manages deals for the full transaction cycle – prospect new counterparties, leads negotiations and closes transactions

  • Develops new and foster existing relationships with market participants via conferences, DTE branded events, in-person meetings, and other means

  • Performs all other related duties as assigned

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

  • Three years of professional experience in renewable fuels, renewable energy and/or carbon markets

Other Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Finance or Environmental studies

  • Proactive, charismatic individual with the vision and ability to create new market opportunities and relationships

  • Decisive individual who excels working in a high-pressure environment

  • Works effectively with a team to accomplish shared objectives

  • Effective oral and written communication

  • Strong proficiency in MS Office and databases

Physical Demands & Working Conditions

The physical demands characterized here epitomize those that must be met by an employee to properly perform the integral functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. In order to properly perform the integral functions of this job, the employee is required to:

· Occasionally stand or walk and stoop or kneel. Frequently, the employee is required to sit

· Talk or hear, both in person and by telephone; use wrists, hands and/or fingers in a repetitive motion; and reach with hands and arms extensively

· Occasionally lift objects of up to 10 pounds in weight

· Use computers with exposure to video display terminals; and some repetitive motion associated with data entry, the use of a computer mouse, and while using other office equipment

· Vision requirements for this position include close vision, color vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus

The employee performs job duties primarily in a work from home capacity and periodically from a climate-controlled office environment, with a moderate noise level. However, on an occasional basis the employee may be required to travel to project sites where noise levels and environmental conditions may vary.

Additional Information

Incumbents may engage in all or some combination of the activities and accountabilities and utilize a variety of the competencies cited in this description depending upon the organization and role to which they are assigned. This description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by incumbents in this job. It is not intended as an all-inclusive list of accountabilities or responsibilities, nor is it intended to limit the rights of supervisors or management representatives to assign, direct and control the work of employees under their supervision.

At DTE Energy, we are committed to providing an inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcome and a sense of belonging. We seek individuals with a heart for service, a passion to help our communities prosper, and ideas to help shape the future of energy. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.