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Avangrid Principal - Operations Analytics in Portland, Oregon

Principal - Operations Analytics

Company: AVANGRID RENEWABLES, LLC

Location:

Portland, OR, US

Company Company

About AVANGRID: AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR) aspires to be the leading sustainable energy company in the United States. Headquartered in Orange, CT with approximately $40 billion in assets and operations in 24 U.S. states, AVANGRID has two primary lines of business: Avangrid Networks and Avangrid Renewables. Avangrid Networks owns eight electric and natural gas utilities, serving more than 3.3 million customers in New York and New England. Avangrid Renewables owns and operates a portfolio of renewable energy generation facilities across the United States. AVANGRID employs approximately 7,000 people and has been recognized by Forbes and Just Capital as one of the 2021 JUST 100 companies - a list of America's best corporate citizens - and was ranked number one within the utility sector for its commitment to the environment and the communities it serves. The company supports the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals and was named among the World’s Most Ethical Companies in 2021 for the third consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute. For more information, visit www.avangrid.com (https://www.avangrid.com/wps/portal/avangrid/home)

Purpose

The Principal Asset Performance Analytics will support the Operations organization by validating and reporting the official energy generated, the annual budgeted production, and the operations performance.

In addition, the Principal Asset Performance Analytics will design, implement, and consolidate digital solutions through data models and analytics to improve the efficiency of the processes involved.

Complex data analytics will be executed to evaluate the operational performance to provide thorough Analytics, which will make better business decisions for the executive management.

Finally, the position will interface with several departments within the onshore organization, including Executive Management, Asset Management, Technical Services, Field Operations, Remote Operations, Commercial Operations, Land Management, Investment Office, Control, and external entities such as CAISO.

Responsibilities

  • Improve the daily, weekly, and monthly operations reports by defining, implementing, and consolidating automatic digital solutions which provide accurate information to the executive management.

  • Improve the energy validation process by defining, implementing, and consolidating effective automatic digital solutions for providing accurate information to the executive management.

  • Improve the budgeted production process by defining, implementing, and consolidating digital solutions, which provide the executive management with the accuracy required for the annual budgeted production.

  • Provide advanced Analytics of the fleet’s performance and suggest any actions to improve the performance.

  • Provide internal or external generation Analytics and reports as required.

Skills and Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

  • 5 + years of experience in equivalent positions.

  • Comprehensive knowledge of making presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint and ability to present analytics findings and recommendations in oral and written form to an executive-level audience.

  • Excellent understanding of programming SQL and knowledge of database fundamentals such as multidimensional and relational database design.

  • Ability to analyze large volumes of data obtained from different data sources and platforms.

  • Be experienced in tools and systems on Power Query, MDX, Power BI, and DAX to build automated reports and dashboards with the help of Power BI.

  • Knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum or Kanban.

  • Excellent project management skills, organization, flexibility, and attention to detail.

  • Ability to efficiently manage multiple, concurrent, time-sensitive projects and priorities.

  • Strong attention to detail and accountability for results.

  • At short notice, act upon and deliver ad-hoc Analytics when required.

  • Provide high-quality information to the Operations Team about the underlying drivers of performance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience cross-functionally with operations, procurement, financial, investment, and control.

  • Experience in OSIsoft products such as Coresight, DataLink, PI Asset Framework Analytics, PI ACE, PI Notifications, and Performance Equations.

  • Knowledge of coding languages like PYTHON or R and the ability to learn new languages and technologies.

  • Agile project management certificate (scrum, Kanban, etc.)

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Competencies

  • Be a role model

  • Be agile

  • Collaborate and Share

  • Develop Self & Others

  • Empower to grow

  • Focus to achieve results

  • Technical Skills

Mobility Information

Please note that any applicant who is not a citizen of the country of the vacancy will be subject to compliance with the applicable immigration requirements to legally work in that country

Avangrid employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties. This is applicable to employees that will work in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New York within AVANGRD Network and Corporate functions. This does not include those that will work for Avangrid Renewables

AVANGRID’s employment practices and policies are geared to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. At AVANGRID we provide fair and equal employment and advancement opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about equal employment by following this link (https://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf)

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 203-499-2777 or careers@avangrid.com

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