Job Overview


The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, or FERC, is an independent agency that regulates the interstate transmission of natural gas, oil, and electricity. FERC also regulates natural gas and hydropower projects. As part of our goal, we are seeking highly skilled individuals to assist in carrying out the mission of this agency. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission assists consumers in obtaining reliable, efficient and sustainable energy services at a reasonable cost through appropriate regulatory and market means. To learn more about the Commission, please visit

This position is located in the Office of Enforcement, which serves the public interest by ensuring effective regulations and protecting customers through understanding markets and their regulation, timely identifying and remedying market problems, assuring compliance with Commission rules and regulations, and detecting and crafting remedies to address market manipulation and other non-compliance issues.
Position IS included in the Bargaining Unit
Please note - Only your resume and cover letter will be forwarded to the selecting official.
More than one selection may be made from this announcement and the office for that selection may vary.


  • Participate on teams applying appropriate quantitative analytical techniques in analyzing energy trading portfolios.
  • Assist in the development and analysis of available information sources associated with electric markets to effectively monitor and analyze complex market structure, conduct and performance.
  • Use a comprehensive understanding of energy trading transaction analysis in the context of market rules.
  • Use a comprehensive understanding of trading practices, risk assessment and relevant market tools together with a knowledge of current market issues to assess market behavior and compliance with Commission rules.
  • Perform work individually or as a team member and can be assigned to multiple projects concurrently, in a different capacity on each.