The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), a Department of Energy national lab, is #TransformingEnergy as the nation's primary laboratory for renewable energy and energy efficiency research and development.
NREL's Mission: NREL develops renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies and practices, advances related science and engineering, and transfers knowledge and innovations to address the nation's energy and environmental goals.
NREL's Strategy: NREL has forged a focused strategic direction to increase its impact on the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) and our nation's energy goals by accelerating the research path from scientific innovations to market-viable alternative energy solutions.
NREL’s Facilities and Operations' Project Management Organization is seeking a skilled Capital Investments Business Analyst to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the management, upkeep and continued improvement of the analytical processes, tools and systems that support NREL’s capital program. The Business Analyst will be responsible for tracking large amounts of information from across the Site Operations center, and making recommendations to our project management teams about scheduling, budgets, and building out project schedules. The Business Analyst will also serve as the owner of dashboards within Power BI and SharePoint, and will be the functional expert responsible for management and troubleshooting.
Housed within the Site Operations center, the Business Analyst is part of a diverse group of interdisciplinary experts from project management, engineering and construction, as well as research operations working together to strategically deliver state-of-the-art research laboratories and other facilities.
On-site, hybrid, and remote work settings are available for the successful candidate.
In addition to the overview listed above, the successful candidate can expect to:
Relevant Bachelor's Degree and 5 or more years of experience or equivalent relevant education/experience. Or, relevant Master's Degree and 3 or more years of experience or equivalent relevant education/experience. Or, relevant PhD or equivalent relevant education/experience. Or, relevant JD or equivalent relevant education/experience. Complete understanding and wide application of technical principles, theories and concepts in the field. General knowledge of other related disciplines. Considerable knowledge of laws, regulations, principles, procedures and practices related to specific field. Strong leadership, project management and problem solving skills. Ability to use various computer software programs.
Additional Required Qualifications
Benefits include medical, dental, and vision insurance; short*- and long-term disability insurance; pension benefits*; 403(b) Employee Savings Plan with employer match*; life and accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) insurance; personal time off (PTO) and sick leave; paid holidays; and tuition reimbursement*. NREL employees may be eligible for, but are not guaranteed, performance-, merit-, and achievement- based awards that include a monetary component. Some positions may be eligible for relocation expense reimbursement. Limited-term positions are not eligible for long-term disability or tuition reimbursement.