Performance Engineer, Data Analytics
Posted on Indeed on Apr 13, 2021

About Us

Clearway Energy Group is leading the transition to a world powered by clean energy. Along with our public affiliate Clearway Energy, Inc., we own and operate over 7.5 gigawatts of renewable and conventional energy assets across the country. As we develop a nationwide pipeline of new renewable energy projects for the future, Clearway’s 5 gigawatts of wind, solar, and energy storage assets offset the equivalent of nearly 8.8 million metric tons of carbon emissions for our customers today. Clearway Energy Group is headquartered in San Francisco, CA with offices in Carlsbad, CA; Scottsdale, AZ; Houston, TX; and Princeton, NJ.


The Performance Engineer, Data Analytics is responsible for analyzing the performance of Wind, Solar, and Distributed Generation assets to identify, quantify, document, and communicate generation upside opportunities within the fleet. This role will also perform analysis on an as-needed basis for key stakeholders to support refinancing, divestitures, and lookback analyses on projects. The Performance Engineer, Data Analytics will also be expected to have strong programming language experience, along with a basic understanding of statistics and pattern/anomaly detection.

Principal Responsibilities & Key Results

  • Create algorithms using programming languages to evaluate asset performance and identify anomalies
  • Analyze meteorological data to quantify and understand weather impacts on performance
  • Identify process improvement opportunities to increase accuracy of metrics and streamline processes
  • Develop quality assurance tests for reporting data
  • Generate code/queries for automation of reporting functions
  • Assess and interpret third-party IE reports
  • Perform ad-hoc analyses to solve for specific business stakeholder issues
  • Evaluate data from various meteorological instruments and weather models
  • Present results/methodologies to a broad audience, including Executive-level staff

Knowledge & Skills

  • SQL query experience required
  • Strong programming language experience required (Python, R, Matlab, etc.)
  • Experience building dashboards using PowerBI, Spotfire or other BI software preferred
  • Experience with PVSYST software and output data desired
  • Experience with Machine Learning a plus (Random Forest, SVM, KNN)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Meteorology, Engineering, Statistics, Physics, Data Analytics or quantitative field
  • Minimum of two years of experience in data analytics
  • Experience in renewable energy preferred but not necessary
  • Experience with battery storage analytics a plus
  • Certification in Lean/Six Sigma a plus
  • Understanding of Engineering Principles a plus

Clearway will not sponsor nonimmigrant visas for this position (H-1B, TN, E-3, etc.).

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