Data Engineer

Job Title: Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Virginia, USA
Salary: US$100000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00063098_1507565383
Contact Name: Sam Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 09, 2017 17:09

Job Description

Data Engineer
Washington, DC
Competitive compensation

I am currently recruiting for a very unique and exciting opportunity with a leading provider of energy control software and integration services. My clients' mission is to enable a cleaner, more intelligent, and distributed energy infrastructure.
You will be involved in the designs and deployments of the world's most advanced energy storage systems. From grid-scale to behind-the-meter and micro grid solutions, my clients' software platform enables effective and efficient delivery of stable power with unsurpassed performance and profitability.
Role Summary/Purpose
The Data Engineer will assist in the development of simulation tools, forecasting methods, and data driven operation optimization algorithms for energy systems in Python. The role will be an integral part of the Simulation and Data Science team in the Research and Development group, working to accelerate the development of our software capabilities while supporting customer facing simulation efforts.
Washington, DC
Employment Type:
Full Time
Tune data models and algorithms for conducting time series analysis, forecasting, and operation optimizations related to energy management, improving performance and accuracy within the context of the business logic.
Turn data models and algorithms into software and evaluate model effectiveness by conducting tests on large sets of historical data.
Develop algorithms for decision making under uncertainty, including dynamic time based uncertainty for both simulation efforts and real world operation of physical assets.
Write documentation on algorithm and model improvements to clearly communicate the structure of new methods and implementations, including justification.
The candidate must be able to embrace the fast and dynamic environment of a growth stage company, comfortable with adjusting quickly to the changing priorities.
Bachelor's degree in engineering or science.
Expertise in predictive analytics including regressions and machine learning techniques.
Expertise in time series models (MA, ARIMA, VAR) and Artificial Neural Networks (ANN)
Expert in Python as a programming language (2+years).
Proficient in MATLAB (1+ years).
Can work independently and provide strong leadership
Desired Characteristics
M.S. or Ph.D. in statistics, mathematics, or engineering.
Familiar with open-source analytic and data munging software.
Experience with "Big Data" and distributed computing technologies.
An academic concentration on renewable energy.
Work or academic experience in the energy industry.
Strong leadership record with active participation in renewable energy associations, forums, clubs, or groups.
Educational / Professional Requirements:
2-5 years of relevant experience
Competitive salary and leadership position with significant upside in your career path as we are growing very fast.
Dynamic, technology centric working environment within a very focused team
Opportunity to lead the development of real world applications with lasting impacts on green energy and smart grid industry

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