Eveliina IshiiProduct Manager – Market coupling
1. Who are you, what country do you come from and what is your job title?
2.What do you like most about your job?
Diversity. Working as Market Coupling Services product manager I have the pleasure to work together with external market parties and internal development teams, design and specify services, coordinate work internally, and can even participate in the implementation and testing activities.
3.What is the hardest part of your job?
Working closely together with our main competitors. Power exchanges are one of the rare companies that are required to work closely together with each other on the market design and common system development, even though we on the other hand are competing over same market share.
4.What is the best thing about working in Nord Pool?
Having the possibility to influence the energy market and having the pleasure to work together with extremely competent people.
5.What is the most exciting challenge you have had during your time at Nord Pool?
I've worked at Nord Pool in different positions since 2007, thus have tackled many exciting challenges. From the recent activities, the most exciting challenge was the first Multi-NEMO arrangement project in central Europe, where we had the possibility to design and implement new solutions for enabling multiple power exchanges to be present in the same market areas.
6.What motivates you?
Seeing the ready-made solutions to improve the daily processes.
7.What do you think about working in the energy sector?
Everyone needs energy, so the energy sector is the future (year after year). Exciting to be part of it and influence the constantly changing and improving energy market.
8. How would you describe your co-workers?
They are an innovative, enthusiastic, motivated, professional, and fun group to work with!
9. Do you have any advice for people thinking of applying to work for Nord Pool?
If you are interested in the energy field, like working with different people, and are not afraid to take challenges, send your application!