Why a career at AEMO?
AEMO is the independent market and energy system operator, playing a critical role in shaping a better energy future for all Australians. Combining engineering and technology with data, analytics, and security, our work is at the forefront of innovation in the rapidly changing energy sector.
Is it time to hit the switch on your career?
AEMO is a knowledge-based organisation. We take pride in cultivating the best and brightest minds in our sector and are champions of workplace diversity and inclusion.
Our people are driven to find solutions to the energy sector’s toughest challenges, like integrating the Tesla battery into the National Electricity Market, or maintaining affordability and providing value to consumers in a constantly changing environment.
So, hit the switch on your career!
What we do
Australia has some of the most complex energy challenges in the world, providing vast opportunities for development and growth. As a result, our people are highly regarded in the industry for their technical excellence, strategic thinking and ability to solve complex problems.
As a large multi-disciplinary organisation, our roles are nuanced and varied, from HR, communications, IT and stakeholder management to engineering, data analysis, cyber security and more. But the real opportunity? We’re an organisation that encourages you to step outside the parameters of your position description and shape your own role.
Our assets are our people and their knowledge. Our employees gain enormous satisfaction and fulfilment from their work. We are constantly evolving our workplace environment to favour innovation, personal growth and collaboration, while continuing to raise the bar on diversity.
What our employees say about AEMO
Transform your career
“First, I was a scientist and then I transitioned to working on climate policy, and now I’m an energy market analyst! There are real opportunities for anyone at AEMO if you’re interested in complex problems and you’re passionate about the energy industry.”
Jonathan Myrtle, Senior Market Energy Analyst
New ways of thinking
“The opportunities we’re seeing around newer technologies like batteries and renewables, while maintaining Australia’s security and reliability, is really opening up doors to new ways of thinking and managing our energy system. As we move forward, it’s exciting to know that AEMO is constantly breaking new ground.”
Leanna Tedesco, Manager for Operations Planning