Data Analyst Assistant

Data Analyst Assistant

AltGen

  • Full Time
  • This position has been filled

AltGen

  • Full Time
  • This position has been filled

AltGen

Disclaimer: This job application is exclusively open to individuals who are residents of South Africa or possess a valid work permit allowing them to work in South Africa. Applications from candidates who do not meet these criteria will not be considered.

GreenCo acts as an intermediary off-taker and service provider, purchasing power from renewable IPPs and selling that electricity to utilities and private sector off-takers (i.e. commercial and industrial users) and competitive markets in South Africa or of the Southern African Power Pool (SAPP). Through its activities, GreenCo will increase the supply of, and demand for, finance for energy projects, and mobilise private sector capital more quickly towards critical and transformative capacity addition.

GreenCo’s vision is to lead innovation and sustainably transform renewable energy markets. This will be achieved through:

  • A forward-looking approach to the deeper integration of power markets to unlock investment in renewable energy generation capacity.
  • Focusing on creating impact through innovative new solutions in the energy sector.
  • Fostering an agile start-up culture with a focus on individual responsibility and personal impact.

GreenCo offers an excellent, dynamic, and exciting work environment for the right candidate with significant potential for further personal development and career advancement. GreenCo invites talented Stasticians or Mathematicians to apply for the position of Data Analyst Assistant -South Africa. Details about the role are provided below.

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Education Requirements

  • A recognized bachelors degree in Statitistics/ Mathematics obtained in or after 2020
  • Strong math background with focus on Stochastic, Linear Algebra and Calculus;
  • Experience in MATLAB,R or Python
  • Experience in Machine Learning and Data Visualization preferred
  • Strong data analysis skills using general-purpose statistical software packages or specific ones in the area of sustainable development
  • Knowledge of the electricity sector preferred
  • Knowledge of SQL and NoSQL preferred

Responsibilities

  • Closely follow technically relevant workstreams and proactively grow requisite skills
  • Draw on a foundational technical skill; computer programming (C++, SQL, Matlab), Excel, and Power systems, to carry out various day-to-day assignments including data manipulation, systems testing, data visualization etc.
  • Detailed tariff analysis and formulation covering national/regional benchmarks, competition offers, as well as present and future tariff-setting parameters
  • Application of various statistical/analytical applications to derive desired parameters from data
  • Support engineers/supervisors on various technical workstreams as may arise
  • Manage and update databases as required
  • Attend meetings, take minutes, and engage appropriately as required
  • Carry out research on emerging areasProject Management

Skills

  • Excellent oral and written skills in English
  • Solid organizational skills, including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Strong analytical mindset
  • Strong working knowledge of common office productivity IT tools and software like MS Office

Data Analyst Assistant

Renewable Energy and sustainability are cornerstone to the history of AltGen, both run through our veins and breathe life to our vision and mission. Our team has found a home in effecting change through people, we understand that people make the brand – it’s these people who are the ambassadors and pioneers that awaken the potential for growth. AltGen exists in the nexus between energy related projects and people - Jobs.
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