Analytics Engineer (Wind Energy)

Burlington, Massachusetts, United States | Operations | Full-time | Partially remote

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If you have a desire to grow with a dynamic company making significant contributions to renewable energy, to have great advancement opportunities as we expand our business worldwide, and to thrive in a fast-paced, exciting and rewarding environment, then this opportunity with WindESCo is for you.

WindESCo is a rapidly growing company improving our planet by increasing the green energy output from existing wind farms. We do this by combining engineering expertise, advanced algorithms and machine learning. Our solutions are currently optimizing wind farms in 12 countries across 4 continents. We have an immediate opening in our customer success team. We are looking for candidates that think big, can thrive in our team-oriented culture, and want to help change the world.

Permanent US work authorization is required (US citizen, green card, or equivalent). To learn more about WindESCo, please visit windesco.com or view our corporate video. Please apply here.

Analytics Engineer

To support our growth, we are looking for a Wind Energy Analytics Engineer to apply our proprietary algorithms to identify performance improvement opportunities in wind turbines and wind farms. The position requires wind turbine knowledge, attention to detail, innovative thinking, and problem-solving ability. You will need to be well organized, be able to innovate under deadline, and be able to communicate and collaborate effectively with others.

Job responsibilities

  • Analyze and model turbine behavior using SCADA data.
  • Find anomalies in data and wind turbine behavior, develop effective visualizations, and support the automation of this process with Python.
  • Translate findings in data into real-world issues or corrections
  • Work collaboratively with other analytics engineers for continuous team improvement
  • Effectively communicate anomalous findings to external audiences of all technical levels

Minimum qualifications

  • You are passionate about renewable energy and translating insights into results.
  • You are an innovative thinker who loves applied problem-solving in a fast-paced environment.
  • Bachelor’s degree in STEM with 2+ years of relevant experience or Master’s degree in STEM and relevant experience.
  • Experience with Python programming for technical computing.
  • Basic understanding of newtonian physics, mechanics, electrical energy, aerodynamics, and control systems.
  • Strong technical communication and organization skills.
  • Eligible to work in the US.

Preferred qualifications

The ideal candidate will have one or more of the following:

  • Experience analyzing wind turbine SCADA data
  • Understanding of wind turbine structural design, aerodynamics, controls or power electronics
  • Knowledge of signal analysis and control systems design
  • Familiarity with relational databases (SQL) and data lakes
  • Experience with data visualization and graphics design for communication of technical information

Benefits

WindESCo provides competitive compensation plans. In addition, you will receive excellent health and dental insurance, 401k and paid time off.

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