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Data Scientist

Company: Jobot

Location: Herndon, VA, United States

Posted on: November 24

Senior Data Scientist

This Jobot Job is hosted by Denis Mikush

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Salary $150,000 - $180,000 per year

A Bit About Us

The primary function of this role is to advance the development of our Renewables+ product offering. The Senior Data Scientist 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 a Research and Development role, working to accelerate the development of our software capabilities while supporting new product development initiatives in the field of automated power system optimization.

Why join us?

We are transitioning the world towards a cleaner future. By pushing the boundaries of engineering and technology, we make it work. We are always on the lookout for future-oriented talent - want to join the ride?

Job Details

Develop, implement, and leverage linear and quadratic programming optimization methods.

Research, develop, and implement a broad array of algorithms in optimization, control, statistics, parameter selection, and reinforcement learning applications

Turn data models and algorithms into software and evaluate model effectiveness by conducting tests on large sets of historical data

Work with our cloud services development team to deploy and monitor Python solutions in a cloud/bare-metal hybrid environment, helping to tune and debug performance

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

Provide expertise related to renewable + storage power purchase agreements (PPAs) in the context of both vertically integrated utilities and merchant electricity markets globally

Write documentation on algorithm and model improvements to clearly communicate the structure of new methods and implementations, including justification

Support Tasks Outside Of Job Description As Needed

The candidate must be able to embrace the fast and dynamic environment of a growth stage company, comfortable with adjusting quickly to changing priorities.

Experience in the energy industry, particularly with forecasting and dispatch systems

M.S. or Ph.D. in physics, mathematics, or engineering

Track record of a career trajectory in and towards software engineering

Experience with energy storage PPAs

Expert level in Python as a programming language (5+ years)

Can work independently and provide strong leadership

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