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Senior Data Analyst

Dublin- Hybrid

Salary per year €71,000

We have an exciting opportunity in Data and Insights Department.

The Data and Insights department is responsible for informing evidence-based decision-making and the implementation of sustainable energy solutions through the provision of policy-relevant research & guidance, robust evidence and energy modelling and statistics. In particular, the department is responsible for:

• providing targeted and timely evidence to inform policy formation, decision-making and implementation.

• improving the availability and accessibility of data and information to inform the national debate.

• working with other Departments and organisations to engage society on energy issues in the context of the wider sustainability agenda.

• providing economic, technical, behavioural and policy analysis & support to key stakeholders in the Irish energy sector.


• Very well-developed IT skills including fluency in using... databases, Excel, PowerPoint, visualisation tools etc.

• Strong evidence of practical experience with a programming language such as Python or similar.

• experience in developing and testing statistical models for accuracy and robustness.

• Some practical experience with data pipelines, especially integrated with cloud storage, and with query languages such as SQL or similar.

• A proactive approach in objective setting, project tracking and driving for timeliness, quality and clarity of results and to operate with little guidance on project deliverables.

• Ability to think strategically, work on own initiative and display sound judgment.

• An ability to build and maintain positive relationships with stakeholders and to ensure good co-operation with data suppliers.

• Very good understanding of statistical methods and best practice in data gathering, processing, analysis and presentation.

• Ability to identify changes required to improve functionality and increase efficiencies in data management or modelling.

• Excellent technical ability in information management and report writing skills, coupled with an understanding of the need for accuracy and rigour in data collection and management.

• Excellent communication (written and oral) and presentation skills

• Ability to work effectively and flexibly within a small team, responding to needs as they arise.

• Energy sector knowledge and a keen interest in climate action

• A knowledge of novel methods of dissemination of data and analysis would also be an advantage.


A Postgraduate Degree and/or equivalent professional qualification in computer science, information technology, statistics, engineering, economics, or science.

Minimum 4 years’ experience of working in the Energy sector

Excellent computer skills including a proficient use of Microsoft Excel, including spreadsheet construction and use.

Practical experience in querying data using SQL or similar query language, experience using Python, or similar programming language.

Successful track record of analysing substantial and multi-faceted data and creating clear and concise reports applicable to a wide range of stakeholders.

Knowledge of advanced data analysis and modelling and experience with energy data.

Experience working with databases and data pipelines, including design, setup, extraction and storage optimization.

Experience with version control tools, especially Git.

Experience with cloud services for data processing in Azure or similar.

If this sounds like a role you would be interested in, please email you cv to

EU or Stamp 4


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