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Internship - Software developer to build an energy tariffs application

Are you looking for an internship ? 

Are your passionate about economics, energy, and software development ?

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The Position


Context : Energy tariff web tool

  • PIA supports energy regulator set power tariffs. Such services are provided for regulators in Europe, Africa and the Carribean.

  • Building on its strong expertise in this area, PIA is developing a web tool to offer subscription based tariff setting services

  • This development is supported by La Banque Publique d'Investissement (BPI)

  • A roadmap has been developed for the tool.


Your contribution

  • Supported by PIA's analysts and senior experts, you will contribute in the development of the backend of the software.

  • Your work will benefit from the roadmap as well as from Excel tools developed for current clients

  • You may also benefit from ad-hoc support from web application experts.

  • This initial version will then be used to develop the stable version of the tool

  • It will also be used by first clients for trial purposes.

  • You will translate business requirements into algorithms and technical tools. 

  • You will collect, understand and process data. 

  • Translate specific processes into generic ones. 


What you will learn

  • Engage in a high impact project. 

  • Create a unique webtool designed to help the energy industry actors: regulators utilities and respective ministries determine the efficient and fair tariffs.

  • Exposure and understanding of the energy sector elements including its financial, regulatory, developmental and political aspects. 

  • Tackle real life, practical challenges and processes. 


Skills required

  • The internship requires analytical and problem solving skills and ability to work autonomously under the guidance and with the support of PIA team members.

  • Your work demands independence in seeking solutions, but its high impact profile is rewarding and unrivaled in
    development of your professional skills and career.

  • Familiarity with Python, analytics, Java, and other relevant tools.

  • Working level French and English

  • Engineering degree or masters in preparation.


PIA mission and values

PIA is a purpose driven company. The raison d'être (Purpose) of the company is to develop quality expertise to support its clients in the development of infrastructure that respects the environment and contributes to human progr


:Our Values

  • Trust

  • Impact driven

  • Autonomy



  • Remuneration available

  • Duration of internship is adaptable (2 to 6 months)

  • We're based in Paris 75013

The Position
What we are looking for

We look for candidates who 

Are Competent

We are experts in finance, economics, and regulatory affairs applied to water, renewables and networks. We like to learn and share our knowledge


You’re a great fit for us if you can demonstrate excellent technical and analytical abilities, and if you’re willing to share your knowledge and learn new skills.

Are Collaborative

We are supporting our clients achieve the greatest endeavors. These require great teams.


You're a great fit for us if you are willing to work with others to solve big problems and to invest in good communication with your team mates, your partners and your clients.

Take Ownership

Our experts operate in a fast paced environment. 


You’re a great fit for us if you make timely decisions, take initiatives, and go out of your way to seek help and feedback.

Are Impact Driven

We strive to bring real value to our clients. It may be timeliness, stakeholder proof solutions or deep expertise.

You're a great fit for us if you are able to put the client front and center and constantly adapt what you do to what your client needs.

Working level French and English is required

We know (and appreciate) Ecole Polytechnique, Sciences-Po Paris, Paris School of Economics, Ecole des Ponts ParisTech and Ecole des Mines de Paris

Engineering degree or Masters in preparation

We also like to get to know other schools and backgrounds


Are we a good fit for each other ?

send us your CV, a sample of a previous work you have done (an article, a report, etc.) and a couple of sentences telling us what brings you to us.

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