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Wind Performance Engineer / Consultant REMOTE

at Black & Veatch in Dover, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Wind Performance Engineer / Consultant REMOTE

Date: Oct 15, 2021

Location:

US

Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

We believe real value is powered by the unique skills and experiences of our professionals. The interchange of ideas from a diverse group of people gives our teams an expanded perspective and the ability to find better solutions for our clients.

Company : Black & Veatch Corporation

Req Id : 46181

Job Title : Wind Performance Engineer / Consultant REMOTE

Location : USVRTL

Business Unit Sector : COR-POWER-PROJECTS SERVICES

Opportunity Type : Staff

Relocation eligible : No

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Project Only Hire : No

Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes

Job Summary

Black & Veatch is an employee-owned engineering, procurement, consulting and construction company with a 100-year legacy of innovations in sustainable infrastructure. We go beyond the project. We break down social, economic and geographic barriers by making life’s critical resources accessible to all. Our work empowers our clients with the knowledge, ownership and confidence they need to make meaningful differences. Black & Veatch’s Global Power Business conventional, renewable, sustainable, reliable and integrated power solutions to customers. We are an organization of highly skilled professionals delivering data-driven and strategic planning, consulting, engineering, construction, program management and combined EPC solutions. We are dedicated to innovation and staying up to date with technology advancements and have a desire to help our clients navigate changing demands and regulatory compliance, while providing a cost-effective competitive advantage.

Acts as a member of Black & Veatch’s Wind Performance Team Technical Professionals. Functions as a technical specialist or in a lead role. With minimal supervision, applies advanced engineering techniques and analyses for problems and methods. Expands knowledge and skill set in area of discipline. May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas.

Key Responsibilities

+ A thorough understanding of onshore wind project development, project siting and general wind turbine design/function.

+ Familiarity with regulatory, technical, and market issues relevant to individual renewable energy technology policies & programs.

+ Experience in the statistical analysis of wind data, including raw time series data validation and instrument troubleshooting/diagnostics.

+ Wind resource and energy production assessments, including long-term resource estimation, energy production and wake loss analysis, and uncertainty analysis.

+ Experience with geographic information systems (GIS) software, such as ArcGIS.

+ Due diligence review of third party wind resource measurement campaigns, project layouts, energy production assessments, and uncertainty analyses.

+ Familiarity or experience with economic modeling methods and tools specific to wind energy, or other renewable energy technologies.

+ Must be self-motivated and highly accountable with an ability to balance multiple projects while working under tight deadlines.

+ Ability to solve problems creatively, be resourceful and develop innovative solutions for analysis.

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate clearly and succinctly through formal reports, presentations, memoranda and email.

Preferred Qualifications

+ A thorough understanding of onshore wind project development, project siting and general wind turbine design/function.

+ Familiarity with regulatory, technical, and market issues relevant to individual renewable energy technology policies & programs.

+ Experience in the statistical analysis of wind data, including raw time series data validation and instrument troubleshooting/diagnostics.

+ Wind resource and energy production assessments, including long-term resource estimation, energy production and wake loss analysis, and uncertainty analysis.

+ Experience with geographic information systems (GIS) software, such as ArcGIS.

+ Due diligence review of third party wind resource measurement campaigns, project layouts, energy production assessments, and uncertainty analyses.

+ Familiarity or experience with economic modeling methods and tools specific to wind energy, or other renewable energy technologies.

+ Must be self-motivated and highly accountable with an ability to balance multiple projects while working under tight deadlines.

+ Ability to solve problems creatively, be resourceful and develop innovative solutions for analysis.

+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate clearly and succinctly through formal reports, presentations, memoranda and email.

Minimum Qualifications

+ Requires a bachelor’s degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing.

+ Minimum of 4years related work experience.

+ All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Certifications

Most positions – depending on the nature of work performed as defined by the division – will typically require incumbents to have professional registration or licensure in their designated home office country, or be in active pursuit* of such registration

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical office environment, Sitting, walking, talking, hearing, reading, writing, keyboarding, driving, filing, reaching, stooping, crouching, bending, standing for extended periods of time, lifting or carrying up to 40 pounds.

Salary Plan

ENG: Engineering

Job Grade

129

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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.

Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers and array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with life insuranceand a robust wellness program.

To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer paid vacation and holiday time after the eligibility period has been met.

A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company matched 401k plan, vendor discounts, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan, identity theft and credit monitoring services,and the B&V Credit Union.

By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status prot

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Job Posting: JC188323779

Posted On: Jul 22, 2021

Updated On: Oct 23, 2021