Energy Market Analyst (Remote)

Location US-NY-Albany
Job ID
2022-29802
# of Openings
1
Job Category
Engineering

 

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At UL, we know why we come to work.

A global leader in applied safety science, UL Solutions transforms safety, security and sustainability challenges into opportunities for customers in more than 100 countries. UL Solutions delivers testing, inspection and certification services, together with software products and advisory offerings, that support our customers’ product innovation and business growth. The UL Certification Marks serve as a recognized symbol of trust in our customers’ products and reflect an unwavering commitment to advancing our safety mission. We help our customers innovate, launch new products and services, navigate global markets and complex supply chains and grow sustainably and responsibly into the future. Our science is your advantage.

 

Our comprehensive portfolio of renewable energy solutions help stakeholders plan, design, finance, build, invest, operate, maintain, and manage wind both on land and offshore, and solar throughout the project lifecycle and across the value chain. Working at UL means you will be part of a team delivering proven science, expert engineering, and innovative solutions that address the unique challenges of these industries.

 

As part of the Renewable Energy Advisory Team, the Energy Market Specialist will work with internal stake-holders in our storage modeling and grid forecasting groups and external stake holders including developers, project owners, financiers and other interested parties to describe energy market rules for the participation of renewables and storage projects in various RTO and ISO energy markets.

 

This role can be based remotely.

What you’ll learn & achieve:

In this role, you will join our Storage and Renewable Energy teams that work on hybrid utility scale systems, distributed and transmission systems in support of our independent power producer, developer, financial institution, and utility customers. While working within a collaborative team environment as the subject matter expert, you will assist internal development initiatives to expand UL’s power market consulting practice as well as external projects providing fundamental market analysis, insights and expertise to deliver customized analysis to our growing customer base. The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Communicate and describe detailed market rules to internal and external parties for the participation of renewable and energy storage projects.
  • Generate detailed RTO/ISO market studies for participation in energy, capacity, and ancillary services markets. 
  • Review battery energy storage system dispatch forecasts for comparison to off-take agreements.
  • Review interconnection process and compare to the status to project’s timeline for execution
  • Perform in-depth analysis of power market operations
  • Review market implementations in industry standard tools, provide recommendations on simulation tools along with providing recommendations for validation and test cases to confirm.
  • Communicate project status and results to clients through frequent contact and by preparing reports.
  • Work on multiple project teams, balancing competing project demands and working with staff from diverse technical backgrounds.
  • Participate in Business Development activities such as initiating communication with clients to promote and explain the benefits of new and existing services. Follow up on contacts from clients. Communicate with clients to discuss technical issues, explain UL procedures and requirements.  Act to address client concerns and to resolve client issues. Represent UL at industry related functions such as seminars and trade shows. Integrates continuous improvement concepts and techniques into all aspects of the job.
  • Propose development of new and/or revised UL requirements.

What makes you a great fit:

  • You have a deep understanding of energy wholesale markets and ISOs/RTOs with a background and experience from the energy industry, oil & gas industry, or other.
  • Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering and power systems, engineering, physics, economics, data science from an accredited University.  Master of Science degree, preferred.
  • Customer-centric mindset and excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Curiosity. Whether exploring new ways renewables and storage are dispatched, new market rules, tools or getting to know a stakeholder, you are innovative and inquisitive.

What you’ll experience working at UL:

  • Mission: For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.
  • People: Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL. We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.
  • Interesting work: Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.
  • Grow & achieve: We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.
  • Total Rewards: All employees at UL are eligible for bonus compensation. UL offers a generous 401k matching structure of up to 5% of eligible pay. Additionally, we invest an additional 4% into your retirement saving fund after your first year of continuous employment. We provide Healthcare Reimbursement Accounts and Health Savings Accounts that UL contributes to twice per year! Depending on your role, you can work with your manager on flexible working arrangements. We also provide employees with paid time off including vacation, holiday, sick and volunteer time off.

Learn More:

Working at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal.

 

Curious? To learn more about us and the work we do, visit https://www.ul.com/industries/energy-and-utilities/renewables 

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