Operational Forecasting Engineer
Do you have experience working as meteorology & operational forecasting support? Can you work in a multi-disciplinary environment involving mathematical modelling, software development, and data analysis?
And are you a self-driven person who is passionate about continuously learning new methods and technologies?
Then you should join our team of highly skilled professionals in Porto which will work closely with a specialists team developing weather and forecasting solutions on Denmark's largest supercomputer!
We are part of the Power Solutions, Design Centre Porto, Data Engineering and Analytics working closely with Data, Simulation & Modelling department in Aarhus, Denmark.
This is where new turbines and power solutions are created, and we continually strive to lower the cost of energy for our customers.
The Data, Simulation & Modelling department in Aarhus, Denmark is responsible for the simulation and modelling of the weather and climate and how they affect the wind turbines in the real world.
We also serve as the central hub for all the sensor data that Vestas collects from over 30,000 turbines, bringing it together in our large data warehouse.
Furthermore, we are responsible for the high performance computing and big data systems that serve as the technical platforms for these services.
You will be responsible for operating the weather and power forecasting systems, developed in the group. As such, you need to be able to understand and challenge the mathematical modelling methods used, but also to understand how to help build robust software solutions that can be used in a production environment delivering data to customers all over the world.
You will assist to and maintain relations with both the group who develops the tools and with the customers.
Your tasks will include :
As a person you possess the following competencies :
oriented and quality-conscious
Experience from an operational role and a general positive motivation about the tasks in such a role is important. We offer an exciting and international job in a project oriented company that offers excellent professional and personal development possibilities for the successful candidate.
What we offer
The successful candidate with join our team of scientists and developers and will be working closely with the team that develops weather and forecasting solutions on Denmark's largest supercomputer.
The candidate will have the opportunity to work with cutting edge technology and world-class solutions in the field of renewable energy.