Data Analyst

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    Ledbury, Herefordshire

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    £30000 - £35000 per annum

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    Jennie Lessemun

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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Data Analyst
Reporting into the Senior Data Analyst, and you will be responsible for performing rigorous analysis of data sets from masts and lidars. You will use correlation techniques to improve our understanding of wind speed data and develop new algorithms to improve the data processing.
The role will involve opportunities for travel, and for direct interaction with clients all over the world.
Specific tasks of a Data Analyst are likely to include:
*Analysis of datasets from ground-based and turbine-mounted deployments in various data formats including 10-minute averaged, 1-second and raw spectral.
*Use of correlation analysis and physical models to contribute to development of algorithms to improve performance.
*Hands-on involvement in measurement campaign planning and lidar deployment
*Provide support and leading role on other R&D activities into a wide variety of topics including wind resource, turbulence, power curves, nacelle-mounted lidar, turbine performance optimisation
*Assist with preparation of reports to clients, and perform client training courses

Requirements of a Data Analyst would include:
*Degree in scientific area (or working towards); excellent mathematical ability
*Highly computer literate and working knowledge of MS Office suite. Experience with higher level scientific tools (e.g. Mathematica, Matlab) and C++ or Python
*Knowledge of wind energy technology, databases and signal processing advantageous
*Practical in-field wind energy experience is desirable but not essential
As a successful Data Analyst/ Scientist you will receive:
* Up to £35,000 plus excellent benefits

Based in Ledbury this Data Analyst opportunity is commutable from Malvern, Worcester, Birmingham, Redditch, Bromsgrove, Solihull, Leamington Spa, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Bromyard, Kidderminster, Hereford and more.

If you know of a Data Analyst that may be interested in this position, may be looking at similar opportunities or needs help to take the next step in their career, please do get in touch and take advantage of our referral scheme!