Distribution Engineering Analyst, Auckland

·         Complex data, challenging questions, advanced modelling

·         Transforming energy sector

·         Newmarket based


Who we are
Vector is leading the transformation of the energy sector, to create a new energy future. The energy industry is experiencing the largest and most exciting transformation in 100 years with new clean technology changing how we get and use energy and the Internet of Things changing the way we view, operate and interact with systems, customers and markets.

Our customers want smarter, more sustainable energy solutions, and we are stepping up to meet the challenge through world-class technology and innovation. We are looking for highly talented and motivated people to join our team and help make it happen.


About the role
Work alongside experienced and passionate analytics and engineering professionals to better understand our electricity and gas network performance and provide analysis and insights on how to get the best out of our energy assets.

As New Zealand’s largest distribution network, Vector is regarded as a leader in asset management and data and analytics are at the heart of what we do. You will be working with large diverse data sets to solve business problems, identify opportunities and build understanding across the entire asset management chain.

Who we are looking for
We are open to the level of experience you may have. You will, however, need to have a Degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science, Engineering Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or similar along with some of the following skills and experience:

·         Experience in data mining and statistical analysis.

·         Advanced Excel skills

·         Excellent pattern recognition and analytical modelling skills

·         Experience working with relational databases to perform quantitative analysis

·         Some knowledge of programming languages such as R and Python would be desirable

·         An understanding of electrical engineering or the energy industry would be an advantage

Working across different and varied business units, your communication and presentation skills need to be strong, with the ability to convey information and present analysis in a clear and articulate way.

What we can offer you
Vector offers a culture that embraces productivity and integrity, encourages proactive thinking and rewards achievement. On offer is an exciting role within a dynamic company. A competitive remuneration package is available along with the opportunity to grow your career in an environment that places high emphasis on staff development. This dynamic business provides the ideal career environment for individuals with high calibre experience and skills. If you are looking to take that next step to drive your career forward, take this smart new role and begin the journey.