The successful applicant will join the Data & Met Mast Services Section of the Measurements Department in the Energy Advisory Division of DNV GL - Energy’s North American regional organization as a Data Analyst reporting to a Head of Section and working alongside other Data Analysts located in offices in North America. The Energy Advisory Division is part of a global organization providing independent and unbiased expert advice to a wide variety of participants in the electric power industry, including governments, utilities, grid operators, suppliers of wind turbines and related equipment, and developers and financiers of individual projects.
The Data & Met Mast Services Section works with its clients to manage their ongoing field measurements, analyzing the data arriving on a regular and frequent basis, highlighting and reporting any issues arising with the data and measurement equipment in order that repairs can be carried out promptly, and compiling summary reports of the measurements and related issues. “Clean” datasets ready for more detailed analysis along with detailed histories of the specific measurement installation are prepared as a result of this work, with erroneous measurement data identified and excluded. Both wind and solar resource measurements are currently analyzed, and this may expand in future. A wide variety of measurement equipment is encountered, including offshore and remote sensing (Lidar, Sodar) devices as well as conventional land-based measurement masts.
Day to day, the duties of the successful applicant will principally include:
The Data & Met Mast Services Section delivers results, reports and data to its clients via a website with full-featured back end database system to manage data assimilation and quality control. The successful applicant will work extensively with this system, and will be encouraged to contribute toward its ongoing development.
The Data Analyst will be expected to cooperate closely with the following other areas of the business in particular:
About you: You are technically-minded individual who believes passionately in renewable energy, and has a healthy side interest in IT-related matters as well as being a quick learner. You enjoy working with and building relationships with others, and are a clear, confident and precise communicator. You would be excited to join the world's largest renewable energy consultancy in a role that would give you a sound grounding in the fundamentals of renewable resource measurements and a solid first (or early) step on the career ladder in this growing global industry, while introducing you to a wide variety of real renewable energy projects under development and the associated resource measurement technologies.
Tasks May Include:
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Preferred Skills (Not Required):
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Opportunities Beyond Business
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