Sr Resource Modeling Analyst WL

Location
Juno Beach, Florida
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2016
Closes
10 Nov 2016
Ref
1602253
Sector
Renewables
Category
Wind
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
WindLogics is currently seeking to add a Sr. Resource Modeling Analyst to their solar and storage analytics team. The analyst's primary responsibilities will be to run sophisticated solar irradiance and statistical models to produce long-term energy production estimates for solar energy farms, serve as a team technical lead, participate and lead product development and present project results to upper management and executives. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Solar irradiance and solar farm operational data collection and filtering
  • Review of electrical/structural drawings of commercial and utility scale solar farms
  • Analyze system energy loss due to wiring, transformers, soiling, snow etc.
  • Diagnose operating assets for plant optimization
  • Investment due diligence support
  • Financing support
  • Site intelligence and field services, including construction screening, on-site instrumentation audits, shading analyses
  • Meteorological instrumentation and siting recommendations
  • Mentor team members
  • Review project results prior to delivery
The position will be based in Juno Beach, FL with up to 3 months of training upon hiring in St Paul, MN. Travel is expected approximately 10% of the time.

Required Qualifications
  • 5 years' experience working in the solar energy industry
  • Knowledge of PV energy generation modeling software, such as PVsyst or SAM
  • Knowledge of solar PV system design and components
  • Knowledge of solar meteorological instrumentation and other solar monitoring tools/programs
  • Proficiency with computer programming in languages such as R/S , MATLAB, C or Python
  • Advanced abilities with MS Applications, such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications:
Desired Qualifications:
  • MS Degree electrical engineering, statistics, atmospheric science or related field
  • Knowledge of storage technologies and modeling
  • Experience with utility, commercial and rooftop systems
  • Advanced coding skills in R
  • Experience with ArcGIS suite, Google Earth and other geographic mapping programs
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Google Sketch-up or other solar design programs

Required Qualifications:
High School Grad / GED:Required;Doctorate - Other:Required;Bachelor's Degree:Required;Experience:5 years;