About ÅF-MERCADOS EMI
ÅF-MERCADOS EMI has been providing energy consulting services for almost 25 years, with a high-profile reputation in the development of energy markets, regulation and policy, smart grids and renewables. Our skills encompass economics and engineering, with a uniquely large pool of experience covering energy markets in Europe, Africa, Asia, and Central and South America.
About the job
We work with public authorities and international donors, energy companies and private investors in the energy sector worldwide.
As a senior expert of our modelling team you will have a leading role in developing our proprietary tools and will have the opportunity to develop your business knowledge and consulting skills by joining teams of varying sizes and diverse expertise depending on the project nature and including: sectoral master plans, market assessment and strategy development, price forecasts, due diligence, cost benefit analyses, feasibility studies, tariff studies, policy, regulation and transaction advisory.
As senior expert of our modelling team you will:
Draft methodologies for international tenders and go to market with other specialists to help source client projects
Participate as senior expert to international projects
Lead modelling tasks of assignments and be responsible for corresponding deliverables
Manage contact with clients and present project findings
Contribute to maintaining and developing our in-house power and energy system modelling tools, by implementing state of the art optimisation techniques, developing customized versions for specific projects and clients and developing new functionalities and modules.
Contribute in building and training the modelling team
We are looking for a Candidate with a postgraduate degree in engineering, or another relevant field, and at least 8 years of professional experience in the power sector covering different areas of expertise.
Proficiency in least cost optimization and electricity market modelling
Proficiency with MS Office
Strong written and verbal communication
Willingness to travel internationally
Excellent English knowledge, both oral and written
Experience in consultancy
Proficiency in optimization and programming languages (i.e. GAMS, MOSEL-XPRESS, PYTHON, Julia, etc.)
Development of optimization and simulation models for the power and energy sector
Experience in planning and simulation with storage
Knowledge and implementation of forecasting techniques (i.e. times series, neural networks, etc.)
Expertise in Energy Economics, Regulation and Finance
Additional language skills – other than Spanish – (preferably French, Russian or Arabic).
You can apply via Linkedin!