Data Scientist

  • Nexamp
  • Boston, MA
  • Mar 25, 2021

Job Description

Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is making a difference in our environment excite you? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Let’s make a difference together. Join our team! 

 

SUMMARY

Nexamp is seeking an experienced data scientist to work with diverse data sets including weather, equipment performance, solar energy generation, ISO grid pricing, and utility costs.  You will develop and refine models in Python in conjunction with area subject matter experts from across the company (in some cases based on Excel prior art).  Candidates should be comfortable both conceptualizing and implementing solutions. It's expected that you are familiar and comfortable with associated standard software tasks including testing, repository use, deployment to users and compute resources.

A typical challenge would involve modeling the energy output of a solar field over 30 years, including factors like climate change, equipment degradation and market cost of energy in order to recommend “repowering” (equipment upgrade) event timing.

Position is located in our Boston, MA office which is temporarily remote. Requires annual overnight travel of less than 5%.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Identify, import, and clean data sets
  • Propose and test correlations that create business value
  • Implement one time and ongoing analyses or models using statistical, ML, and other approaches
  • Interact with existing analysts and design tooling in support of their operations, including evaluating existing modeling and display in Excel for upgrade and background deeper analysis opportunities
  • Collaborate with product management and software development on interfaces to core systems
  • Diagnose, debug and correct defects
  • Document implementations
  • Establish a data analysis group positioned for growth

 

QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, self-motivated, hands-on, results-oriented, and a team player.

  • 3-5 years of model development experience
  • Data set modeling, analysis and visualization in Python family tooling ( Numpy, Scipy, Pandas, Tensorflow)
  • Data pipeline construction and curation
  • Strong listening, interaction and collaboration capabilities
  • Excellent written and spoken English communications skills
  • Past experience in related technologies is appreciated

 

PERKS & COMPENSATION

Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp Offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401 (k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance with company contribution; Flexible Paid Time Off; Commuter Benefits and Cell Phone Reimbursement. We provide healthy snacks, coffee, in-office and online yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!

 

NEXAMP VALUES AND MISSION

Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.

Sectors

Energy

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