Viridium Associates

Wind Energy Analyst, Glasgow, Scotland

Job Summary

Company:

Viridium Associates

Category:

Energy Efficiency/Conservation

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

Wind

Close Date:

12/05/12

Compensation:

Hours:

Not Applicable

Location:

Glasgow, Scotland

Address To:

Shane Kukapalan

Description

 

My client is an international renewables engineering consultancy. They are one of the UK's leading technical advisory organisations specialising in renewable energy, power generation and transmission, including wind, wave, hydro and bio energy. Their success to date is based on in-depth process and engineering knowledge, applied in a practical manner to provide the best possible solutions and advice to our clients. Owing to continued growth and high demand for its services, the company is now seeking to recruit a wind energy analyst to join their expanding team based in Glasgow.
 
Job description
 
This is a client facing role that would suit a highly numerate individual with some experience of wind analysis, wind flow modelling and renewable energy technologies. The successful candidate will be undertaking analysis of proposed and operational wind farms. In addition, they will be expected to manage projects and supervise and mentor other analysts in the team.
 
The ability to retrieve and manipulate large datasets using relational database tools, and to interpret and report upon the results in a productive and insightful way, is sought. 
 
Essential criteria
 
Degree in a highly numerate discipline (e.g. physics, mathematics, engineering).
 
Experience of wind analysis techniques
Familiarity with wind flow models such as WAsP, Windpro and/or CFD packages.
Excellent communication and reporting skills.
Flexible and proactive approach is required to thrive in this busy team.
 
Desirable criteria
 
Post-graduate qualification in a highly numerate discipline.
Familiarity with MS Access, VBA and Matlab.
 
Previous project management experience.
A good knowledge of the wind industry.
 
The company is growing rapidly and offers excellent long-term career prospects.
 
For more information please send a Word copy of your CV to apply-315823611-4524@at.idibu.com, call us on +44 (0) 203 005 5560, or visit www.viridiumassociates.com. No PDFs please. We can only respond to applicants with relevant experience as detailed above