GEO CONTENT ANALYST I
Yes Energy – Boulder, CO
Yes Energy is looking for a motivated early-career professional to join our Geo/Objects Data team in the role of Geo Content Analyst. The position involves a high level of interaction between maps, Nodal Power Markets data, and our database. The Geo Quality Analyst will maintain and improve data accuracy and quality for a wide range of energy market data - utilizing maps, database code (SQL, PL/SQL), data proofs, web research and Yes Energy’s software. Our work environment emphasizes high energy, collaboration, logic, and multi-tasking. The role provides a great opportunity to develop technical skills and market knowledge while building a career at a fast-paced software as a service (SaaS) company.
We would love to hear from candidates who have a passion for data visualization and data quality. Knowledge of or interest in learning about Nodal Power Markets is also desired.
We are passionate about our work and we are looking for someone who will share our excitement and commitment. The successful candidate will initially gain competence in analyzing and reconciling data quality and accuracy for our maps of transmission, power plants, price nodes alongside learning the basics of Nodal Power Markets. The position will progress to writing and automating software solutions to improve efficiency while maintaining a high level of data quality. Future development opportunities will include managing projects and potentially leading junior staff.
Note, we consider ourselves to be a GIS-lite company and we use internal software for all of our mapping and geo-quality tasks.
The position is located in our Boulder, Colorado office.
Infrastructure Research – ensure the quality/completeness of our database of transmission infrastructure, power plants, price nodes, and market events
Data Quality Assurance – ensure that our datasets are complete, correct and timely
Metric Development - provide Operations Director with summaries of data issues, progress reports, and management reports
Customer Support - coordinate with the Customer Support team and other technical groups to resolve data issues and development requests (a qualified candidate may also have the opportunity to participate directly in Customer Support)
Software Testing - assist with software testing and quality assurance within Yes Energy’s suite of products
Process and Product Leadership - identify, lead and complete projects to continually improve the quality of our data and maps
Collaboration - work with other analysts and technical teams to create, implement and maintain various geo content projects
Process Development - create standards and guidelines for clearly defining all aspects of the data management
1+ years experience managing data, ideally geographic data
1+ years experience in a role requiring attention-to-detail
A completed B.S. or B.A. degree (Geography, Economics, Computer Science, Math, and Engineering are common majors but we are open to others)
Infinite desire to make things better
Strong interest in maps
Passion for quality, efficiency, and continuous improvement
Demonstrated interest in problem-solving
Strong attention to detail
Programming experience - SQL, PLSQL
Advanced spreadsheet skills (charting, formulas, pivot tables, macros, etc)
Interest in further developing technical and analytical skills
Strong knowledge of energy markets or a desire to learn more
Project leadership experience preferred
Customer support experience a plus
Experience with powerflow models a plus
Staff leadership experience a plus
Green Belt Certification a plus
The position will be located at Yes Energy's Headquarters in Boulder, Colorado.
Only applicants who include a cover letter, resume and completed application (found at yesenergy.com) will be considered.
Yes Energy does not provide any Visa sponsorship.
Yes Energy provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Yes Energy complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.