Guidehouse Potential Studies Modeler in Des Moines, Iowa
Job Family :
Data Science Consulting
Travel Required :
Up to 25%
Clearance Required :
What You Will Do :
The Energy Sustainability & Infrastructure (ES&I) Analytics team is seeking a technical lead with proven experience delivering market potential studies for demand-side technologies (e.g., energy efficiency, demand response, electrification) to energy utility clients. The ideal candidate will have expertise in one or more demand-side technologies and experience with systems dynamics, benefit-cost analysis, optimization, uncertainty and scenario analysis, product development, leading technical workstreams, and client-facing communications. This position will be part of a team of data scientists and modelers supporting diverse client needs, and will have significant collaboration opportunities with Guidehouse’s distributed energy resources (DER) forecasting work. Common responsibilities include:
Develop, operate, and maintain potential study models
Lead technical workstreams on engagements and technical elements of report development, stakeholder presentations, and client requests
Interpret and communicate the implications of technical findings to non-technical internal and external client audiences
Organize tasks and schedules of self and technical team for delivering high quality, client-ready technical work
Collaborate across teams to problem-solve and provide content expertise to tailor solutions for individual clients
The ideal candidate will also be expected to keep pace with technology trends and explore new ideas and solutions to problems. As such, there is tremendous opportunity for growth and professional development.
What You Will Need :
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Engineering, Economics, Mathematics, Operations Research, Computer Science, or related fields or equivalent work experience
Experience developing models in the energy industry (e.g., in Analytica, Python, R, or related languages)
Experience working with one or more DERs (e.g., energy efficiency, demand response, electric vehicles, solar, storage)
Experience working on potential studies for energy utility clients
Ability to effectively communicate orally and in written form with internal team members and external clients
Ability to effectively communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences
Ability to creatively problem solve and rapidly learn new modeling platforms and concepts
Ability to assume ownership of technical workstreams in a client-facing role
Demonstrated experience overseeing work of individuals
What Would Be Nice To Have :
Experience with systems dynamics, benefit-cost analysis, optimization, uncertainty and scenario analysis
Experience with product development
Experience with source code version control technologies such as Git and Azure DevOps
Experience in Analytica, Python, and R
Experience with GIS software (e.g., ArcGIS), geodatabases, spatial processes
Experience with Snowflake
The annual salary range for this position is $71,200.00-$142,300.00. Compensation decisions depend on a wide range of factors, including but not limited to skill sets, experience and training, security clearances, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs.
What We Offer :
Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.
Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
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