Job details

Location
Glasgow
Salary
Market related
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
231379
Posted
7 Tage her

Spencer Ogden is excited to be partnered with one of the UK’s leading independent renewable energy developers.  They are looking to appoint an experienced energy yield analyst to support their team with growing the team across the wider UK market.

As energy yield analyst, you will have overall responsibility for site assessments energy yield forecast and monitoring & analysing operational performance, this involves:

  • Energy Yield Assessments for both development and operating projects, to a bankable standard;
  • Power Curve & Noise warranty checks for new projects;
  • Design of site measurement campaigns using both meteorological masts or RSD (Remote Sensing Devices (e.g. Lidar and Sodar) and analysis/reporting of meteorological data;
  • Availability Warranty checks on a monthly and annual basis;
  • Regular project performance monitoring, including analysis of yield, downtime, causes of lost energy, defects, curtailment and constraints;
  • Liaising with turbine and solar suppliers to inform technology selection;
  • Evaluation of upgrades and improvements to both hardware and software/settings;
  • Checking and approving OEM performance reports;
  • Contributing expertise to Due Diligence reporting;
  • Evaluation of life extensions and repowering;
  • Evaluation of external reports, including storage projects, co-located with generation projects

The successful candidate will have the following experience:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Degree qualified in a technical or scientific discipline
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Experience in Python, or any other programming language
  • Use of wind-specific computer packages (e.g. WAsP, WindPro, OpenWind) and with Hydro (LowFlows) and Solar (PVSol/PVSyst) software is advantageous.