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Senior Energy Analyst

Job description

Are you looking to take your career to the next level? 

At WRS we are delighted to be working with a global developer in Onshore Wind and they are looking for a Senior Energy Analyst to be part of their Onshore Wind team. The role is based in Ireland or Edinburgh, Scotland.

You will:

  • producing and future proofing wind farm layout designs and high-quality pre-construction energy analysis estimates
  • designing and managing site-specific measurement campaigns, incl. installation, overseeing data collection, and reporting of site measurements data from meteorological equipment
  • liaising with turbine suppliers regarding turbine suitability, technology options, and optimisation, also providing input into technical aspects of turbine supply agreements
  • managing and reviewing third-party energy yield assessment reports and communicating site-specific risks and opportunities as part of due diligence of potential acquisition projects
  • developing in-house tools to analyse wind data sets and operational performance data, always ensuring that energy analysis methodologies are up-to-date and efficient
You will have:

  • have master’s-level qualification in mathematics, atmospheric science, engineering, or related discipline
  • are strongly analytical with attention to detail and ability to exercise engineering judgment, with aptitude for statistical analysis and can show initiative to solve problems and provide innovative ideas
  • are commercially aware with the ability to identify and mitigate technical risks with significant commercial implications
  • have proven professional experience performing energy yield analysis, layout design, and site-specific wind conditions using standard wind resource software, CFD modelling and ideally analysis using Python

Looking for a change in your career? Reach out to discuss today