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Wind Energy Yield Assessment Engineer

  1. France
  1. Permanent
€45000 - €55000 per annum, Benefits: + bonus and bens.
  1. Onshore wind
Date Posted13 Jan 2021
Wind Energy Yield Assessment Engineer – France – remote with travel

Do you have Wind Energy Yield Assessment experience and looking to maintain your remote working status even after Covid-19 restrictions?

Quanta are exclusively supporting our client, a leader within the onshore wind and solar consultancy sector for a Wind Energy Yield Assessment Engineer to join their Advisory Services team in France

This opportunity can be based anywhere in France and is predominantly remote working based. Candidates will need to be prepared to spend roughly three days every three weeks in Paris after Covid-19 protocols are removed. Alternatively candidates local to Paris can choose to work in the Paris office full time.

You will utilise your Energy Yield assessment skills to deliver services primarily for onshore Wind energy but also for Solar projects. Advising project investors, lenders and other clients across a variety of both established and emerging geographic markets and on a day to day basis will be responsible for:

-        Due diligence analysis for wind resource, energy yield, project capacities and project layout/site suitability analysis

-        Interface with turbine suppliers to assess turbine suitability, you may also be asked to provide similar services for solar projects so interfacing with solar equipment suppliers for appropriate technology options

-        Analyse & reporting of site measurement data and production data; Met Mast, SODAR & LiDAR

-        Accurately producing wind/solar resource & Energy Production estimates for pre & post construction yield

-        Analyse and review third party reports

-        Analyse and review data, energy production reports & site condition reports for acquisition sites

-        Performance review  of operational sites

-        Play a key role in Due Diligence processes including leading client relationship management

As the ideal candidate for the role you will have:

-        A minimum of 5 years’ experience in pre-construction Wind Energy Yield Analysis & University Graduate

-        Wind project experience essential, solar advantageous

-        Experience working for a lenders’ advisor, OEM supplier, developer, or operator of wind and/or solar projects

-        Fluency in French & English

-        Experience in the use of leading wind industry software (WAsP, WindPRO, …). PVsyst or other related solar resource assessment software is an advantage.

-        Programming/software development experience is an advantage.

-        Experience with CFD wind flow models is an advantage.

This role offers an ASAP start and interviews will be conducted in January, so if you are looking for a new challenge in France have the relevant experience & want to join a client offering remote working even post Covid-19, a competitive salary, bonus and strong benefits package then apply today.

The candidate must have the rights to work in the location stated in the job advert.

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