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Data and Digitisation Team Lead

Location: East Yorkshire

Salary: Competitive Salary

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168075

NRG are delighted to be working with a not for profit organization in the offshore renewable energy sector who are looking to recruit a Lead Data Scientist to join their brand-new centre of excellence. The successful individual will act as a Data Authority, utilising machine learning and data science techniques to support the business in fully harnessing their technology.

Leading a team of data scientists, you will play a significant role in driving commercial viability and undertake a broad portfolio of R&D projects and programmes.


Skills and Knowledge Required:

• Minimum of Five (5) years professional experience in a relevant discipline

• Educated to degree level in a relevant discipline

• Extensive knowledge and experience of applied data and digital technology applications

• Knowledge of the renewables sector (i.e. electrical/mechanical plant, planning and consent, commissioning, operations and maintenance, operational performance, power performance assessment, decommissioning)

• Experience in project or resource management

• Experience leading innovative and technical projects and staff

• Proven stakeholder management skills – owning proposals, negotiate and collaborate where appropriate, maximising value for the company and the industry

• Motivated and strong team player

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with demonstrable experience at all levels

• Proficient in standard software packages including MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook

• Familiarity with some or all of the following software languages; Python, SQL, Matlab, Octave, Powershell, PowerBI, ArcGIS