Performance Analyst

Location: Madrid
Contact: Louison Cassarino
Email: email Louison
Posted: over 2 years ago

The Performance Analyst job function will be responsible for the identification, tracking, and documentation of performance issues at multiple utility scale Solar PV Facilities/Assets. This role will be responsible for utilizing the instrument data from the generating assets to identify key performance and reliability metrics.

Key responsibilities

  • Analyse instrumented data for Inverters, Inverter Re-Combiners, Trackers, Transformers, and Batteries to identify performance issues
  • Analyse state and fault data to identify reliability failures
  • Perform data collection and analysis on Make Model Specific problems for warranty management
  • Configure the make/model for assets within the fleet in OSI PI
  • Perform performance analysis against project proforma
  • Perform verification of Meter values to identify data loss, quality loss, and other possible metering failure modes
  • Perform verification of Resource measurements to identify data loss, quality loss, and other possible metering failure modes
  • Produce various periodic performance reports for internal and external customers
  • Calculate and report on key power plant metrics to determine the overall health and performance of the assets
  • Validate and improve accuracy of lost energy calculations including energy losses due to curtailment and excessive reactive power dispatch of assets
  • Develop alarming functions to be utilized by the performance AND / OR asset management team
  • Review the performance evaluation methodology currently in place for both EPC and O&M phase and suggest improvements if required
  • Review the existing methodology for production and performance budget preparation and suggest improvements if required
  • Review the existing monitoring system and instruments in place and work continuously to optimize them
  • Review existing methodologies to evaluate performance of new projects, operating or under construction

Knowledge & Experience

  • Understanding of Renewable Asset Design
  • SQL proficiency
  • Python proficiency preferred
  • Understanding of Database Architectures
  • Demonstrated proficiency of PV System Modelling
  • 2+ years of Commercial/Utility PV Solar Experience

Work Skills

  • Excellent numerical skills
  • Highly analytical
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Communication skills
  • A strong work ethic
  • Entrepreneurial mind-set: hands-on mentality and ‘getting things done’ attitude
  • A proactive individual who is result driven
  • Strong attention to detail and able to problem solve and work well under pressure in a deadline driven environment

If interested in discussing this or other related roles, please contact Louison Cassarino at NextWave Partners
Direct: +65 6340 1933

EA License No.: R1875244
EA Registration No.: 16S8303