GIS Consultant for Global Offshore Wind Consultancy

Are you excited about GIS and the early-stage development of large-scale renewable energy projects? Join our team as GIS Consultant in Boston. 

The Role 

As part of our international and global GIS team, you will support offshore wind projects with geospatial analyses and visualizations, using both static and online mapping. Moreover, you will work with early-stage development projects performing resource and layout assessments. 

Responsibilities 

  • Manage the GIS system and data for a US offshore wind development project on a daily basis 
  • Manage a spatial database and data distribution, ensuring quality and readiness (both technical and content-wise) 
  • Perform high-level resource analysis and yield assessment during the early-stage development of projects 
  • Develop detailed and optimized wind farm layout designs, long-term wind speed estimations, and energy production predictions for wind farms 
  • Assist with the development of product-based GIS solutions, geodata standards, and client-specific GIS solutions 
  • Assist with resource assessments on early-stage feasibility projects for global projects 

About You 

Having the skills and qualities below will make it easier to succeed in this role: 

  • Relevant degree in GIS or geomatics, renewable energy, or environmental science 
  • Experience or demonstrated interest in working as part of a project team within wind power or other renewable industries 
  • 2+ years of experience working in a similar role  
  • Knowledge of technologies and tools, such as QGIS, ArcGIS, FME, CAD, Global Mapper, spatial databases such as PostGIS, and web GIS mapping technologies 
  • Proficiency in coding and experience with Python 
  • Knowledge of cartographic products and solutions, including web GIS and field GIS deployments 
  • Fluency in English and excellent communication skills, enabling you to present complex matters to local and international stakeholders 
  • Must have the right to live and work in Boston, Massachusetts 
  • Experience or desire to work on an international team 

Working at LAUTEC 

At LAUTEC, we value collaboration, curiosity, and innovation. Our culture is based on trust, flexibility, and self-motivation. We are true to our Danish roots with a flat hierarchy, development opportunities for all employees, and a reasonable work-life balance. 

About LAUTEC 

  1. Founded in 2015, LAUTEC accelerates the renewable energy transition worldwide through innovative IT solutions and consulting services, enabling the public and private sectors to develop, execute and operate wind power projects smarter, faster, and cheaper. Located in Copenhagen, Taipei, Boston, and Melbourne, our team consists of more than 50 employees. With diverse backgrounds, we support renewable energy projects worldwide. Read more here. 

How to Apply 

If you believe this opportunity is right for you, send your CV and a motivational letter to describe why you are the perfect candidate for this position to career@lautec.com.  

Don’t hesitate to contact our Director in Boston, Ian Spooner at ims@lautec.com, if you have any questions. 

For more information, visit www.lautec.com or follow LAUTEC Group on LinkedIn 

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