We are looking for a skilled Quantitative Developer or Energy Systems Expert (senior or junior) for power plant/energy systems optimization to join our Data, analytics & machine intelligence team. Data, analytics & machine intelligence team is part of Business Technology unit supporting Fortum businesses around power plant optimization, simulations and maintenance management fields.
In this role you will be responsible for the design and development, as well as maintaining the system optimization solutions. In the beginning you will familiarize yourself to various models and will have a unique possibility to be involved in developing energy system models for a new era. You will work in close co-operation with other team members, in both the Business Technology as well as in business units. In future you may broaden your expertise area to various other modelling and/or machine learning methods, and participate in different roles in power plant / energy system optimization and analysis projects. Your role will be determined in details based on your experience.
We offer you an opportunity to develop and deepen your skills, to do something different and new, and to grow together with Fortum while the energy business is changing. We offer you a great possibility to learn from experienced colleagues and to co-operate widely around Fortum over the businesses. This will offer you an excellent chance to broaden your network and to gain a great view into Fortum’s business.
To succeed and thrive in this position we expect you to have a university-level education in a relevant field, as well as a proven track record of software development and solving complex data-driven problems. You have a deep understanding of analytics and problem-solving methods. You are experienced with mathematical methods and models (e.g. statistics, optimization, time series forecasting, machine learning) as well as applying mathematical models with code (e.g. Matlab, R, LP modelling languages GAMS). Experience in agile methodologies, automation systems and power plant processes will be considered as an advantage. You are proactive and goal-oriented, and you have the ability to work under pressure. Equally important are your positive and curious mindset and your willingness to deepen your skills within both the energy business and in applied mathematics. You are a natural team player who contributes to a great team spirit with excellent communicative and collaborative skills. We expect you to be fluent both in written and verbal English.
Please send your application via our online recruitment tool by October 2nd 2019 at the latest.
For further information, please contact Toni Ollikainen Tuesday 17th September between 10.00–12.00 EET or Thursday 19th September between 10.00–12.00 EET by phone +358 40 725 6806.
To be selected for the position, the applicant must go through background clearance and a health examination including drug testing.
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