Data Scientist

  • Remote - Canada
  • Data Science
  • Apply by August 01, 2022

About us

We’ve developed the insights and tools businesses need to understand their electricity bill, helping large businesses unlock enormous savings opportunities. So far, our customers have saved $184 million and reduced 1,400 tons of CO2e. We also accelerate the adoption of cleantech by providing a no-upfront-cost alternative to acquiring energy assets. Customers can enjoy energy savings from day one and the freedom to choose what portion of their savings they want to pocket right away, and how much goes to paying down their chosen solution each month.

The team

Our core team has built out our Canadian business, and we are now looking to grow the team as we have expanded into the United States. We also plan to enter the European market in the future. If you are passionate about energy and the environment, and you are looking for the opportunity to own your work, you will fit right in! EnPowered is a remote-first company as we move forward with a hybrid team model.

The role

We are looking for a member of our Data Science team to help support our team as we support more markets. If you thrive in a startup environment where you have an immense amount of influence, this role is for you.

What you’ll do

As a Data Scientist you will be responsible for:

  • Thoroughly understanding the energy market for a specific region or regions across
  • North America.
  • Discover any and all opportunities for EnPowered to deliver savings in your region(s) including accurately calculating the magnitude of those potential savings and help the rest of the EnPowered team understand how to deliver those savings to end customers.
  • Utilizing your analytical, statistical, and programming skills to collect, analyze, and interpret large data sets, which are relevant to the energy industry.
  • Develop custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets in an effort to ensure that EnPowered’s solutions are the best in the market.
  • Develop processes and tools to monitor and analyze model performance and data accuracy.
  • Leverage tooling like Hyperplane to develop models faster and AWS QuickSight to visualize the data.
  • Work closely with product management, development, operations, marketing and sales teams to help deliver optimal solutions for our customers.
  • You will provide industry insights to the Marketing Team such as competitor analyses and market trends.

Who you are

You are excited to bring your skills and experience to shape the future of the energy industry. To be effective in the role, these skills would be valuable:

  • A degree in Electrical Engineering, Environmental Science, Applied Statistics/Computing, Data Science, Mathematics, or any related field
  • 2-3 years of data science experience in SaaS, enterprise, or software development
  • Ability to work well with others from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds
  • Willingness to make mistakes and learn on your feet
  • Ability to move quickly and feel confident in your decisions
  • Excellent organization and communication skills - both written and verbal
  • Analytical Mindset with an intellectual curiosity to analyze semi-structured information with new tools, identify problems and trends, and solve complex problems with data

In addition to the above, these skills would also be beneficial:

  • Knowledge of the energy market including energy programs and their participants
  • Intermediate-to-expert programming skills in Python/R, SQL, Git (version control)
  • Able to learn data analytics on cloud computing platform
  • Regulatory document review skills with proven data quality management, data visualization, and version control expertise
  • An understanding of Jira and similar product management tools
  • Experience working in a product organization focused on growth

What we offer

EnPowered has health benefits, offers flexible schedules, regular team bonding events, a competitive salary, stock options, and a generous vacation policy.

EnPowered is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided by EnPowered throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities

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