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Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Taylor, Texas
Country:
United States
Industry:
Engineering - Other
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
Reference Number
R0439
ID
205357
Job Title:
Load Forecasting Analyst
76574

Load Forecasting Analyst

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Summary

  • Provides technical expertise to the ISO and Load Forecasting.
  • Supports the development of load forecasting methodologies and training.
  • Assists in the formulating of ISO load policy issues.
  • Reviews and analyzes historical events for gathering data from independent sources to develop and utilize statistical models.
  • Creates estimates for the ERCOT Control Area annual energy and monthly peak models that involves economic forecasts, historical database updates and maintenance.
  • Assists in developing the ERCOT, state, and sub area energy and peak forecasts.
  • Develops and enhances energy efficiency models, demand response models, and other energy models (plug in electric vehicles, distributive generation models) and incorporates their impacts to the monthly demand and energy forecast.

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or Economics

Professional Experience

  • Level 2 – Minimum 1 to 2 years (in excess of degree requirements stated above) of progressively responsible experience forecasting or similar type role.  Experience within the electric utility industry preferred.
  • Level 3 - Minimum 3 years (in excess of degree requirements stated above) of progressively responsible experience forecasting or similar type role. Experience within the electric utility industry preferred.
  • Senior level - Minimum 5 years (in excess of degree requirements stated above) of progressively responsible experience forecasting or similar type role within the electric utility industry.

Skills

  • Experience using SAS, R, MetrixND, MetrixIDR, SQL, Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint is preferred.

The position is open to different levels, depending on the candidate's experience that is identified.

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