Back to jobs

Renewable Energy Yield Analyst

Job description


Renewable Energy Yield Analyst

UK Wide (Hybrid Working)

Competitive Salary (DOE) + Progression Opportunities

Do you have experience with energy yield predictions for wind farms or solar plants?

Would you like to join a growing company with a wide variety of Renewable Energy projects across Scotland, in a role that will provide you with development opportunities and the chance to be part of the Green Revolution?

This company specialises in the development, construction, ownership and operation of Renewable Energy projects, focusing primarily on Wind, Hydro and Solar technologies. Due to an increased demand for their services this organisation is looking to bring on a Renewable Energy Yield Analyst to help facilitate their plans for expansion across the UK.

In this role you will be responsible for measuring and optimizing energy efficiency for Renewables projects. This involves a variety of tasks including energy yield assessment for projects both under development and in operation, the design of site measurement campaigns and regular project performance monitoring.

The ideal candidate will be educated to at least a degree level in a relevant numerate subjects such as engineering, maths or physics. They will also have previous experience with yield predictions and energy analysis within the context of Solar and Wind power using softwares such as Windographer, WindPro and PVSyst.

This is an amazing opportunity for someone looking to make a name for themselves within the Renewable Energy industry by entering into a position within a well-stablished organisation that comes with full responsibility for all aspects of energy analysis.

The role:

  • Design of site measurement campaigns using Remote Sensing Devices (Lidar or Sodar) or meteorological masts
  • Carrying out energy yield predictions and assessments for developing and operational projects
  • Regular project performance monitoring (yield, downtime, defects, constraints, causes of loss energy loss etc.)
  • Liaising with Wind/Solar technology suppliers to inform on technology selections
  • Developing reporting formats and analysis techniques to support operations and asset management needs

The person:

  • Degree educated within relevant discipline such as engineering, physics, maths etc.
  • Experience of carrying out Wind & Solar energy yield predictions
  • Experience with wind energy resource software e.g WindPro, Windfarmer, Windographer
  • Experience with solar energy resource software e.g PVSyst, PVSol
  • Full UK driving license


Refference Number: BBBH165314

To apply for this role or to be considered for further roles, please click "Apply Now" or contact Alexander Hart at Rise Technical Recruitment.

Rise Technical Recruitment Ltd acts an employment agency for permanent roles and an employment business for temporary roles.

The salary advertised is the bracket available for this position. The actual salary paid will be dependent on your level of experience, qualifications and skill set. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates.