Three Permanent Meteorologist Positions

Envision Energy is a global leading smart energy management company. It owns the world's largest Energy IoT platform, EnOS™. Envision has regional offices across Asia, Europe, North and Latin America and has established global R&D and engineering centers in Denmark, Germany and the United States. The Envision's Global Digital Hub has been set up in Singapore recently, partnering with Ascendas-Singbridge Group, Sunseap Group, the Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore, and the Nanyang Technological University. The meteorological capacity developing in this Digital hub will be a key base for Envision's business.

Envision is seeking three best-in-class meteorologists with experience in state-of-the-art weather modeling and forecasting techniques. In cooperation with the UK Met Office, ECMWF and other meteorological agencies he/she will work with Envision's Kongming™ wind/solar forecasting team to improve its accuracy and ensure Kongming™ competitiveness in the global market for wind/solar applications. In addition, the successful candidate might also work on improving the hindcasting and long term correlation/correction of wind/solar data to improve the AEP prediction accuracy and decrease the uncertainty of Envision's site design and evaluation platform.

Responsibilities

  • Meteorologist I: develop Envision's ensemble forecast technique to improve the accuracy of short and long term wind/solar forecasts.
  • Meteorologist II: develop Envision's data assimilation system and evaluate its performance of short and long term wind/solar forecasts.
  • Meteorologist III: focus on solar forecast by modelling or machine learning methods

Requirements

  • PhD (or MSc with several years' experience) in Meteorology/Atmospheric Physics, Statistics or similar,
  • He or she must have experience working with NWP and capable of integrating new advances gleaned from the research community to improve the accuracy of weather forecasts.
  • Programming (Matlab/Python, bash, NCL, Fortran...),
  • Knowledge of the WRF model would be an advantage,
  • Good English oral and written communication skills, Chinese is a plus.

The selected candidate will be employed by Envision Digital Singapore Pte. Ltd and can start ASAP.

Interested candidates please contact Tony (guiting.song@envisioncn.com).

published: 30 April 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.