Join Grid United as a Commercial Analytics Associate

Grid United is at the forefront of revolutionizing the energy landscape by developing long-distance transmission lines in North America, addressing key challenges for a cleaner and more reliable grid. With patient capital backing led by experienced energy veterans, Grid United is in a fast-growth stage, boasting a purpose-built team of motivated and entrepreneurial talent. We are now expanding our Commercial Analytics team and are excited to invite an enthusiastic analyst or associate to help shape the value proposition and commercial strategy for our long-distance transmission projects. This role will report directly to the Manager of Commercial Analytics.

Why Join Us:

  • Mission-Driven: Be part of a mission-driven organization tackling significant challenges in the energy sector.
  • Growth Opportunities: Contribute to a fast-growing company with opportunities for personal and professional development.
  • Collaborative Environment: Work with a purpose-built team of accomplished innovative talent in a collaborative and inclusive environment.
  • Flexibility: Enjoy the flexibility of a one-day-per-week work-from-home policy as we continue to expand our team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Value Proposition: Manage consultants performing grid modeling studies to showcase the value of projects in our transmission development portfolio; perform ad hoc analyses to support projects and find new opportunities.
  • Storytelling: Use model outputs and historical power market and weather data to compellingly convey project benefits to both internal and external
    stakeholders; work with potential customers and stakeholders to design and perform analyses justifying participation in projects.
  • Market Insight: Track information on potential customers and markets, staying informed about utility integrated resource plans, market design changes, and other initiatives to shape our commercial strategy.
  • Educational Background: Bachelor’s degree.
  • Industry Experience: 2+ years of experience at an energy project developer, consultant, utility, or trading shop working with electricity products or
    performing wholesale power market analysis.
  • Independence: Ability to work independently under minimal supervision. 
  • Communication Skills: Strong communication skills with the ability to build relationships and effectively communicate across disciplines. 
  • Adaptability: Adaptability and flexibility to manage deadline pressure, uncertainty, and project changes.



  • Modeling Skills: Understanding of fundamental or statistical models of electricity markets, experience with production cost modeling or resource
    adequacy modeling software such as PLEXOS, Aurora, PROMOD, SERVM.
  • Technical Skills: Experience using a programming language to manipulate and analyze data (python, R, SQL).



  • Competitive base compensation and annual organizational bonus. 
  • Company-wide inclusion in Long-Term Incentive Program (equity). We are all owners of this business.
  • All standard benefits effective from day one, immediately vested in all 401(k) contributions, company contributes even if you don’t.
  •  Opportunities to be involved in interesting work that will make a meaningful contribution.

Apply today and join us on this exciting journey!

Grid United is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation,  national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Grid United is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please let us know.

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Job Category: Commercial Analytics
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Houston TX

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