Power Congestion Intern

Requisition ID:  4533

Houston, TX, US, 77056

ENGIE is hiring a Power Congestion Intern that will assist in improving grid modeling, analysis, and visualization of renewable generators for the purpose of power price forecasting; Research data using relevant databases and statistical tools.



What you’ll do:

  • Build dashboard and visualization using Tableau and SQL queries on large datasets
  • Develop and maintain Excel tools using VBA, macros and advanced formula
  • Develop and maintain adhoc tools using python and large datasets
  • Provide analytical support in business functions, such as analyzing the drivers of congestion market outcomes based on macro-fundamentals (supply, demand, renewables) and mirco-fundamentals (specific transmission and generation outage impacts, bids, facility limits)
  • Provide grid modeling support by identifying model gaps and recommending appropriate solutions
  • Participate in ISO meetings as appropriate and assess commercial impacts
  • Collaborate with IT personnel to maintain and improve trade tools


What you bring:

  • Masters/PhD in relevant disciplines (Engineering/Business/Finance/STEM)
  • Prior internship experience in wholesale electricity markets, preferred
  • Academic project or internship experience in data analytics and visualization using advanced tools such as Python, Tableau, R, Excel
  • Demonstrated strong analytical skills in one or more of the listed job functions
  • Proficient in Tableau and Python/R
  • Proficient in data management (data wrangling, cleansing, and querying)
  • Knowledge of statistical techniques


Additional Information/Conditions:

  • Must be eligible to work for any U.S. employer without the need for sponsorship now or in the future
  • Must be willing and able to comply with ENGIE’s policy with respect to COVID vaccination and testing
  • Must be willing and able to comply with all ENGIE ethics and safety policies
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is not exposed to weather conditions
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate
  • Ability to meet highest attendance requirements
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments on a timely basis with a high degree of accuracy
  • Ability to use a company computer, calculator
  • Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with the needed assistance to perform the essential functions 
  • Eligible for a hybrid schedule consisting of in-office and work-from-home opportunities


ENGIE North America isn’t just participating in the Zero-Carbon Transition, we’re leading it!  Join us as we develop energy that is renewable, efficient, and accessible to everyone. 


Unite with us in leading the transformation of the world of energy!  ENGIE is looking for talented and motivated individuals to create the future of energy and customer solutions.  Join a rewarding and flexible work environment that encourages innovation and creativity to help customers meet their energy challenges today and in the future.  Are you up for the challenge?


At ENGIE, our goal is to support, promote, and thrive on diversity, equity, and inclusion.  We do so for the benefit of our employees, customers, products and services, and community.  ENGIE is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace, and we are firmly committed to creating an equitable and inclusive environment for all employees.

We are committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment.  All employment decisions at ENGIE are based on business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications.  ENGIE is committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of actual or perceived race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), gender identity, or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, civil union, or domestic partnership status, military service or veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected category (referred to as “protected characteristics”) as defined by applicable federal, state or local law in the locations where we operate.


  • Salary Range: $20.00-$30.00 USD, hourly
  • Actual salary offered may vary depending on geography, experience, education, internal pay alignment, or other bona fide factors


ENGIE complies with all federal, state, and local minimum wage laws. 


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Business Unit:  GEMS
Contract Type:  Fixed-Term
Professional Experience:  Junior (experience < 3 years)
Education Level: 

Nearest Major Market: Houston