Toronto

Analyst, Asset Management

JOB PURPOSE

As a member of the Asset Management team, the Analyst, Asset Management establishes and executes an Operations & Management (O&M) plan for Amp’s operating assets in Canada, United States, Japan, India, and other future markets. Components of the plan include power production analysis, working with vendors and property owners to coordinate the execution of preventive and corrective maintenance, handling warranty and claim filings, and assessing O&M vendor performance. The Analyst, Asset Management will also play a key role in asset technical and financial performance optimization and will use data science to create project development and operating schedules.

REPORTS TO

Senior Manager/Head of Asset Management

LOCATION

Port Credit, ON

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and implement an O&M plan for each of Amp’s customers and for Amp solar PV and energy storage system (ESS) assets
  • Calculate, analyze, and report system energy yield and financial performance. Assess the performance of solar PV assets and prepare reports for customers and Amp management
  • Establish and implement data science initiatives for asset optimization and operation, including predictive algorithms for Canada and US energy storage solutions. This involves supporting the Engineering and Finance teams in the development of energy analysis models and financial risk models
  • Monitor assets for alerts and issues requiring further investigation for potential corrective maintenance and arrange for dispatch to sites to assess corresponding issues
  • Work with vendors to coordinate the execution of on-site activities, including but not limited to inverter preventative maintenance, panel cleaning, mechanical and electrical inspections
  • Identify and assess required partners/vendors and make recommendations to management on vendor selection and contracting
  • Receive calls from customers as Amp’s primary contact on maintenance and performance queries for projects in assigned region
  • Perform power generation modeling to validate expected power generation results • Create and monitor the annual O&M budget – revenues and expenditures – for all operational PV assets.
  • Develop and maintain a database for collecting O&M information and identify improvement opportunities in Amp’s design and delivery processes and procedures
  • Coordinate assessments on performance issues, including root cause analysis, with the goal of identifying and implementing corrective measures, as approved by management
  • Ensure all performance and O&M targets are met in accordance with baseline/expected results
  • Resolve any warranty issues with vendors
  • Resolve claims arising from clients related to the warranty provisions and performance guarantees
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvements in project designs, plans, processes, and product deployment
  • Support commissioning and hand-over processes of projects to asset management
  • Database management and asset registry
  • Database upkeep
Any other job-related duties and/or projects that may be assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Science
  • Additional education in Business, Economics, or Finance is an asset
  • 1-2 years of experience in O&M or physical asset management work, preferably in renewable energy. Solar PV industry experience is ideal
  • 1-3 years of experience designing solar/electrical projects is preferred
  • Experience in O&M assessment and coordination, including on-site diligence along with electrical and mechanical works knowledge
  • Experience with both commercial scale (required) and utility scale (desired) solar PV project
  • Experience in data analytics or Machine Learning languages
  • Driver’s license is mandatory
  • Ability to travel internationally, including to the United States

CORE COMPETENCIES

  • Attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficient in power generation tools (e.g., PVsyst)
  • Ability to extract data from online performance monitoring systems (e.g., Draker, Cachelan, AlsoEnergy) and upload into MS Excel for analysis
  • Data visualization and presentation capability
  • Python, Seaborn, Tableau, MatLab

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We thank all applicants for their interest, however,only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Amp is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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