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S&P Global Platts

The Role: Energy Analyst I

The Location: Denver, CO

The Team: You are part of a global team. Fast paced, with ever expanding new ways of delivering important content and analytics to our readers. The Production team creates and publishes monthly North American oil and gas production reports containing written analysis and data analytics: covering recent trends, internal rates of return (IRRs), rig activity, producer sentiment and model projections/forecasts. We also answer all client inquiries regarding production.

The Impact: The analyst will collect economic and financial information specific to a commodity market or organization, will conduct market sector or statistical analysis and will interpret key market data elements into useful business information. They will look to leverage their broad scope of knowledge when performing analysis on data sets that may require scripts, codes, languages, etc. The analyst is expected to perform high level analytic work and modeling.

What’s in it for you: This person would be placed on a challenging, steep learning curve in terms of not only becoming a subject matter expert in natural gas, natural gas liquids and crude oil. Numerous opportunities abound to showcase this person's managerial ambitions, presentation abilities and thought leadership that could lead to middle- to higher-management positions within the organization. Strong candidates will be considered for client facing roles.


  • Manage quality assurance and quality control (QA/QC) for production models and upstream data.

  • Developing scripts and tests to validate data, handling change requests and providing quick and efficient solutions to data sourcing issues.

  • Ensuring timely and accurate collection and databased storage.  This includes hands on coding; ensuring data collected is proofed to source, applying industry best practices, and tracking to operational metrics.

  • Collects economic and financial information specific to a commodity market or organization, conducts market sector or statistical analysis and interprets key market data elements into useful business information.

  • Performs high level analysis and modeling (may develop quantitative/analytic models)

  • Prepares presentations and engages directly with clients to present analysis, responds to client requests/inquiries for data and analysis.

  • Leverages broad scope of knowledge when performing analysis on data sets; May use scripts, codes, languages, etc.

What We’re Looking For:
Basic Qualifications:

  • 0-2 years' experience in natural gas/oil/energy industry

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Persistent with a natural curiosity about energy market fundamentals and technical details

  • Exceptional communication skills with the ability to write clearly and concisely

    • The ability to communicate across a wide range of groups and personalities internally and externally


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with relational database: preferably SQL Server

  • Degree focus in Mathematics, Economics or Engineering

  • Displays good numeracy including ability to conceptualize proportional relationships; understand the basic principles of algebra and statistics

  • Adept at managing multiple tasks and adhering to regular deadlines along with the ability to adjust priorities throughout the day

  • Demonstrated experience in working with users to test, debug and document experience in working with large datasets

  • Matlab, R or Python development experience

About S&P Global Platts

At S&P Global Platts, we provide the insights; you make better informed trading and business decisions with conviction. We’re the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets. Customers in over 150 countries look to our expertise in news, pricing and analytics to deliver greater transparency and efficiency to markets. S&P Global Platts coverage includes oil and gas, power, petrochemicals, metals, agriculture and shipping.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.  Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person. 

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