Renewable Energy Analyst

ArcVera Renewables Published: December 8, 2022
Location
Remote
Skill Level
Mid Level
Job Type
Full-time
Categories
Analyst / Research / Energy

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Description

ArcVera Renewables contributes to the world’s renewable energy future with the rigorous application of our collective intellect to its technological challenges, guiding our clients to successful project development and operational outcomes.  We strive to accelerate the deployment of wind, solar, and storage facilities globally, with a keen focus on commercially meaningful insights, risk reduction, and asset performance.

At ArcVera Renewables, our goals extend beyond our client, corporate, and personal success.  We are leaders in renewable energy at the intersection of science, technology, and engineering.  The impact we have on the renewable energy industry and on our clients will help determine our legacy.  This approach serves as the core of what drives our actions every working day.

Responsibilities for Renewable Energy Analyst Role

  • Meteorological and/or solar data processing, quality control, and management
    • Meteorological tower, solar resource assessment station, and remote sensing (sodar and lidar) data management
    • Verification of equipment location, configuration, and operation
    • Tracking and reporting of client raw data file activity
    • Processing raw data files to produce time series
    • Applying quality control processes to raw data to produce finished products for use in energy assessments
    • Regular internal and client status communication
  • Spatial analysis, mapping, and visualization
    • Create clear, concise maps indicating key project attributes and points of interest
    • Develop and modify mapping files to support technical analyses
    • Analyze and interpret topography and geographic proximity characteristics to support technical analyses
    • Develop wind turbine array designs based on wind resource, terrain, equipment dimensions, client inputs, and defined constraints
  • Preparation of technical analysis reports
    • Wind energy resource assessment reports: summarize key monthly wind and climate statistics, predict long-term wind speeds, vertical data extrapolation, wind map production, conversion of wind speed to gross energy, calculation of gross-to-net loss factors, calculation of project uncertainties, preparation of hourly energy production simulations, summarize results in a clear and technically sound format using defined report structure
    • Solar energy resource assessment reports: summarize key monthly solar and climate statistics, perform MOS correction using reference datasets, summarize results in a clear and technically sound format using defined report structure
  • Support additional client technical analysis requests
    • Site suitability analysis: prepare summarized statistics and complete wind turbine manufacturer site suitability input worksheets and checklists
    • Shadow flicker and sound impact analysis
  • Participate in ArcVera Research and Development activities

Talents and Skills Required

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Meteorology, Engineering, or related field. Prior industry experience will also be considered in lieu of a formal degree.
  • Familiarity with computer programming and statistics
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to communicate results clearly and concisely
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel and Word
  • Proficiency with Google Suite and cloud-based file management
  • Communicate effectively and concisely for internal and client activities
  • Strong time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently in a remote office environment

Compensation and Benefits

  • Company subsidized healthcare
  • 50% 401k match, up to 8%
  • Access to high-quality dental, vision, supplemental, and life insurance programs
  • Results-based annual bonus
  • Four weeks of Paid Time Off for salaried employees
  • Clean Energy Transition benefits
  • Paid Maternity/Paternity leave for new parents
  • Remote work and flexible schedule with potential travel

Key Performance Indicators

  • Delivery of on-time analysis products and reports with minimal/near-zero errors
  • Achieve designated monthly and annual productivity targets for client and overhead time
  • Demonstrated ability to engage in complex tasks with improving efficiency
  • Adherence to stated individual performance goals on annual basis

To Apply

If you think you would be a good fit to our team, please click "Apply" below to email send your resume.  

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