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Dominion Energy Energy Market Analyst in RICHMOND, Virginia

Energy Market Analyst

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs. That’s right. Love. Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate. These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever. We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent? Do you think differently? Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

We offer a hybrid 3-2 work schedule (three days in the office, two days of teleworking) to accommodate the need for flexibility.

Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined below will be considered for this opportunity.

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer or sponsor a work visa or employment authorization for this position.

This position does not offer relocation assistance.

Job Summary

The Business & Data Analytics team provides advanced data analytics support to multiple business units within the Company to answer complex questions about how our customers use energy at a geospatial level. This position focuses on providing analytical support to Dominion Energy Virginia’s Integrated Distribution Planning (IDP) effort, which is an emerging area of interest within our industry.

Responsibilities for this position include:

  • Provide support to enhance grid planning efforts by conducting quantitative analysis on actual and forecasted load at a granular scale.

  • Develop a detailed understanding of, as well as participate in advancement of company’s forecasts and methodologies, including statistical end-use models and exogenous models such as building & transportation electrification, distributed energy resources (DER) and data centers.

  • Develop statistical models to build or improve forecasting for components including DER.

  • Establish strong collaborative relationships with key stakeholder groups and individuals throughout the company.

  • Prepare assorted strategic planning deliverables for senior leadership.

  • Understand and incorporate as necessary internal drivers/initiatives and externalities in the strategic planning process across all DE businesses.

  • Support other Business & Data Analytics-related activities as needed, such as demand-side planning (DSP), load research studies, and Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) analytics.

  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.

The successful applicant will collaborate closely with both the Business & Data Analytics and Distribution Grid Planning teams, dividing their in-office time between both teams.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2-3 years’ experience analyzing complex data and solving data-driven problems. Note: A partial year of related work experience of 6 months or greater will be considered as one year towards the qualifications.

  • 1+ years of experience working with large datasets

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with forecasting and statistical analysis

  • Experience working with electric smart meter/AMI data

  • Knowledge of utility econometric forecasting

  • Basic understanding of geographic information systems (GIS) concepts

  • Basic familiarity with electrical power system concepts

  • Previous experience with LoadSEER, while not required, is a plus.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Proficiency in one or more of the following languages: R, Python, and/or SAS

  • Strong data science and extract/transform/load (ETL) skills, e.g., importing, cleaning, transforming, modeling, and visualizing data

  • Working knowledge of relational database concepts and SQL

  • Strong mathematical and statistical capabilities

  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Excel

  • Demonstrated ability to both think analytically and solve complex problems

  • Ability to process information quickly and effectively, and manage multiple tasks

The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and servicemembers who meet the qualifications outlined above.

Education Requirements

Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Data Science/Decision Analytics, Mathematics, Science, Statistics, Economics

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

Travel Up to 25%

Other Working Conditions

Test Description

No Testing Required

Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law. Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.

Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more. To learn more about our benefits, click here

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.

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About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.

I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.

We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry. We're shaping the future of energy in America.

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·17,000 employees

·Headquarters: Richmond, VA

·16 states in the US

·$100 billion of assets

·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions

·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community

Our Commitment to NetZero by 2050

We’ve cut carbon emissions from our electric generation business by approximately 46% (since 2005) and methane emissions from our natural gas business by 38% (since 2010) — By growing wind, solar, and renewable natural gas and pursuing innovative technologies, we expect to achieve net zero emissions by 2050. We’ve also committed to reducing the emissions of our suppliers and customers — so we can all move forward together.

Nearest Major Market: Richmond

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