Senior Energy Analyst - Wind (Dublin - Fixed Term Contract)

Job Title: Senior Energy Analyst - Wind (Dublin - Fixed Term Contract)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ireland
Salary: pro-rata annual salary
REF: 115872
Contact Name: Sally Woods
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Our client is a leading developer of onshore wind and solar PV in emerging markets.

They are currently recruiting for a Senior Energy Analyst to support projects worldwide to cover a 6-9 month maternity cover fixed term contract.

This position requires at least 5 years’ experience in wind analysis and will require significant international travel.


  • Wind analysis and project design experience essential; solar experience an advantage but not required.
  • Design of site-specific measurement campaigns for wind and solar sites.
  • Analysis and reporting of site measurements including Meteorological masts, SODAR and LIDAR.
  • Production of internal wind and solar energy production estimates.
  • Management and review of third party energy production reports.
  • Liaising with turbine suppliers regarding turbine suitability and solar panel manufacturers regarding technology options.
  • Communication of site-specific energy production and site condition risks to project teams.
  • Performing technical due diligence of potential acquisition projects.
  • Contributing to the Energy Analysis Group’s research and development.


  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in wind resource assessment.
  • Graduate with an honours engineering or physical science degree as a minimum. Masters or PhD candidates preferred.
  • Highly analytical with attention to detail and ability to exercise engineering judgement.
  • Programming with Python. Experience with PANDAS and SQL an advantage.
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills required.
  • Experience in the use of WAsP and WindFarmer. PVsyst or other solar resource assessment software is an advantage.
  • Experience with CFD wind flow models an advantage.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate technical issues to non-technical colleagues are essential.
  • Fluency in English required.
  • This position will require frequent international travel.
  • Full clean driving licence.
We look forward to receiving your application.

  • Senior Energy Analyst - Fixed Term Contract
  • Wind
  • Dublin