• Analytics Engineer

    Location US-CA-Oakland
    Requisition ID
    Business Area
    Position Type
    Permanent employment
  • Local Unit & Position Description

    DNV GL - Energy North America is seeking 2 Analytics Engineers for software products and solutions used in managing energy efficiency and demand response. This individuals will think strategically and apply skills in in data analysis and visualization, functional testing, change management, troubleshooting and training to implement business processes and applications. This positions will be based out of our Oakland, CA office.


    Tasks May Include

    • Project Management
      • Manage projects, including client interaction, developing project plans and supporting analytics offerings
      • Work with internal staff and subcontractors to meet project objectives
      • Meets financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing budgets; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions
    • Analytics/Engineering
      • Analyze data from energy efficiency programs, including energy savings, incentive calculations, technology cost impacts, and application processes/statuses
      • Perform a variety of quality control checks to maintain and assure the accuracy and consistency of data in tracking systems
      • Perform database (SQL server, Access, or Oracle) queries and program data analysis as requested
      • Familiarity with data warehousing and business intelligence concepts. 
      • Write reporting requirement documents, create product specifications and technical mock-ups for new business intelligence tools to support decision making and performance tracking
      • Maintain existing dashboard reporting tools, identify enhancements, track and promote usage across company 
      • Perform and/or manage user acceptance and regression testing 
      • Develop and maintain products that deliver data visualizations/ reports to enable users to grasp concepts, identify patterns, and make better business decisions
    • Requirements documentation 
      • Interview business stakeholders to gather detailed product requirements (scope, background, business case, etc.)
      • Develop Business Requirements Document (BRD) or User Stories to define business rules and objectives, current operational procedures, risk, input and output requirements, system access, etc.
      • Translate Business Requirements into functional requirements by developing As-Is and To-Be process documentation, use case scenarios, data models, logic details, work instructions, etc. 
      • Create test case documents to facilitate quality assurance and user acceptance testing prior to product release
      • Apply agile management to develop user stories and help define product roadmap

    Position Qualifications

    Position Qualifications
    • Bachelor’s degree in an analytical discipline. BS/MS in engineering, mathematics, statistics, finance, or computer science are strongly preferred
    • Minimum of 3 years related experience. Previous experience in a business intelligence role is highly preferred
    • Experience with SQL and Python are required. Experience with Pandas, Numpy, Scikit-learn and/or Jupyter notebooks are preferred
    • Familiarity with Data Visualization Tools/Languages: Tableau, Power BI, D3.js is a plus
    • Machine Learning experience using R or Python is desired
    • Cloud computing experience with MS Azure, Apache Spark, etc. is preferred
    • Web App Deployment experience: Django, Flask desired
    • Knowledge of Jupyter Hub and Github desired
    • JIRA or similar IT tracking experience is highlt preferred
    • Experience with commercial/industrial or residential energy efficiency programs is highly preferred
    • Familiar with various ETL tools for transforming different sources of data into analytics data stores 
    • Affinity towards problem solving and ability to perform difficult analytical tasks with limited supervision
    • Experience working in a fast-paced environment, managing multiple deliverables, and remaining flexible
    • Excellent English written and oral communication skills, able to translate complex concepts in a clear and concise way 
    • Most importantly, this individual should display a positive, team-oriented attitude to match our friendly work environment 
    • Ability to travel 15% of the time
    • We conduct pre-employment drug and background screening

    **Immigration-related benefits (for example, visa sponsorship) are not available for this position**


    Opportunities Beyond Business


    Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work towards our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV GL offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package.


    DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. For more information about your rights under the law, see:




    Local employment conditions apply.


    Please visit our website at www.dnvgl.com

    Company & Business Area Description

    Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organisations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification and technical assurance along with software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries.


    Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, DNV GL empowers our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.


    Originated in 1864, DNV GL operates globally in more than 100 countries with our 15,000 professionals dedicated to helping our customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


    DNV GL – Energy, with more than 2,300 experts in over 30 countries around the world, is committed to driving the global transition toward a safe, reliable, efficient, and clean energy future. With a heritage of 150 years, we specialize in providing world-class, innovative solutions in the fields of business & technical consultancy, testing, inspections & certification, risk management, and verification.

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