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Product Owner Energy Trading

  • Digital Innovation
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Product Owner Energy Trading

Job description

We are looking for a product owner of our Energy Trading Platform! Will you be leading us towards all the business value in this part of the energy sector?

Vandebron is taking a growing role as an energy supplier. This entails we are insourcing different core elements from third parties to take more responsibilities in the full operations of being an energy supplier. Last year we already set up a trading department (PV), and now it is time to support this team with a platform that leverages other different core elements such as Energy Forecasting and our Flex platform. The new platform should help us to take ownership of business critical processes. We have the ambition to implement core processes such as Spot trading, Intraday, Risk Management and Pricing. The Energy Trading Platform will have to interface with various other (external) systems such as market exchanges, Tennet, ARIS, Rabobank and our data-warehouse. Your role as Product owner is to get requirements prioritized and clarified for the team to deliver the needed functionality.


What does the job entail?

  • You are ready to learn all the ins and outs of the wholesale energy market and the related capabilities. 

  • Your main stakeholders are with the trading (PV) team and you will also collaborate with the Data Analytics team on a daily basis. 

  • You actively gather feedback from your stakeholders and use it to update your future product plans and vision;

  • You will embark in the group of Product Owners within Vandebron. This community will guide and help you and the team towards the functional goals that are set.

  • You will work very closely with your scrum team, but also collaborate with other scrum-teams such as Ecedo, Big Data and WebApps to ensure alignment and to effectively handle dependencies;

  • You will help the team and Vandebron to get ready and implement 24/7 supportprocesses to take up the responsibility that comes with the capability of energy trading.

  • You are responsible to help the team reach their objectives by setting good MVP’s as well as continuously prioritize the backlog;

  • You create roadmaps that will help your team to get a high level of predictability. By creating maximum transparency you make sure your team and stakeholders are always informed.

  • You make sure you are in control over your teams performance insights (velocity and quality KPI’s) together with your scrum master.


What is your profile?

  • You are knowledgeable about Vandebron and its current core processes.
  • You are analytical and data-driven.
  • You can add value to a relative new team by having a creative business development mindset.
  • You are eager to learn about the ins-and-outs of the wholesale energy market;
  • You deal with complex issues by making them simple and you are experienced or interested to work in short incremental iterations (Agile);
  • You are result-driven and able to motivate the people around you to get to results;
  • You are able to work effectively under pressure;
  • You have strong written, verbal and presentation skills with the ability to communicate at all levels within the organization; 
  • You are a teamplayer with a positive attitude, good communication skills, flexible in dealing with change and have a mindset of continuous learning and growth.


Please press the button below and tell us before September 23rd who you are and why you want to work with us! 

More about Vandebron

Best working place. In the center of Amsterdam!

Vandebron is a scale-up in the energy world, with a mission to transform the energy market. Starting with 100% green & local energy in the Netherlands. We are doing so by using state of the art technology that distinguishes us from other utility providers. In our latest developments we are using blockchain technology to create a flexible energy solution for electric vehicles.

With your skills as a business developer, you can contribute to this awesome and ambitious mission. So not only you will get to work with inspiring people, but also will you bee able to learn a lot in the field of energy & technology in an office with free bio-lunch and great parties: your effort will also help making the world a better place at the same time.


"Why wouldn’t you try to make the future better, if you are going to be a part of it?"

- Elon Musk