Wind Analyst(m/f)

27 Aug 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Design effective and efficient measurement campaigns to support project development and energy analysis.
  • Quality control and clean measurement data (met masts and remote sensing devices).
  • Perform analysis on large data sets including but not limited to imputation of data gaps, selective averaging, long-term adjustment, shear, turbulence, and air density.
  • Apply a suite of wind flow and wake models to specific projects within the E.ON development pipeline.  Evaluate, with some guidance, competing results and apply the most representative technical outcome.
  • Prepare site conditions as input into turbine supplier site suitability analysis.
  • With some guidance navigate project constraints to optimize proposed wind farm production or cost of energy production.  Such optimizations include interdepartmental collaboration, desktop optimization, field observations, and micrositing.
  • Perform uncertainty analysis on energy production estimates.
  • Report analysis methods and results in a concise customer friendly manner.
  • Technically support department improvement or research & development programs with a goal of maintaining industry leading technical standards.

  • University degree in meteorology, physics, engineering, or similar.
  • Professional exposure to wind resource assessment discipline.
  • Can be trained to perform wind yield assessment activities with a high level of supervision.
  • Ability to complete complex tasks with a minimum of rework given some supervision.
  • Excellent math and computer skills.
  • Self-motivated with ability to maintain high performance.
  • Capable of working effectively in high pressure situations.
  • Strong communication skills on technical issues.
  • Collaborative nature, resilient, team oriented, interdisciplinary.
  • English (business fluent). Other E.ON regional languages would be beneficial (German, Swedish, Italian).