Postdoc or Scientist in Assessment of Flexibilities in Energy Systems
Empa - the place where innovation starts
Empa is the research institute for materials science and technology of the ETH Domain and conducts cutting-edge research for the benefit of industry and the well-being of society
We are seeking a highly motivated and dedicated candidate with a PhD in Energy, Mechanical, Environmental or Electrical engineering (or related) with strong experience in programming mainly in R or Python. Candidates should have profound and interdisciplinary knowledge in building and energy systems optimization, simulation & modelling, Swiss and European energy systems and sector coupling. A plus is a good research and publication record and good knowledge in control & optimisation, as well as data driven analysis techniques and visualisation of data. Additionally, experience with the development, acquisition and management of (research) projects is desirable. The candidate should be proficient in German and English.
We are offering a multifaceted and challenging position for 2 years (with the possibility of extension) in a modern research environment with excellent infrastructure, with elaborate datasets of measurements on large scale energy system demonstrators (NEST, move, ehub).