Meteorologist job
at REConnect Energy, Bangalore, India

REConnect Energy is India's largest Digital Energy Services Company. Founded in 2010, the Company has grown from 2 members team to 54 as on Mar 18. The Company operates primarily in two distinct areas:

  • Predictive Analytics services for forecasting electric demand, wind power and solar power generation for utilities and renewable energy producers.
  • Demand supply aggregation through India's first over the counter marketplace clickpower.in to enable consumer meet their tailor made energy consumption requirements.

Job Profile

  • The job profile requires an inter-disciplinary approach to solving technical problems whilst also understanding the business requirements. Everyday tasks include:
  • Setting up and running global and regional weather models.
  • Dissemination of global NWP data into usable parameters and formats.
  • Comparative analysis on multiple sources of weather forecast and observational data.
  • Development of methods to improve accuracy of weather forecast data.
  • Identification and characterization of complex relationships between multiple weather parameters and renewable energy generation.
  • Providing inputs for new product development and improvements to existing products and services.

Expected Skill Set

  • Educational Qualification: B.Sc/B.E. + Masters (Meteorology/Atmospheric Sciences/Climatology and related disciplines).
  • Understanding of the underlying factors influencing model performance.
  • Experience working with BUFR ,GRIB and NETCDF encoded data.
  • Experience cleaning, visualizing and manipulating large amounts of data.
  • Ability to work independently under minimal supervision and in a team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Knowledge of the power and energy sector is advantageous but not necessary however a strong interest in solving global energy challenges is a must.

Salary: Dependent on experience.
Location: Bangalore

If this role interests you, please send your CV to devika.maitra@reconnectenergy.com. Any queries regarding the role may also be directed to devika.maitra@reconnectenergy.com

published: 12 December 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.