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Portfolio Optimization Analyst

RWE Renewables Americas LLC, Austin, United States (US)  

To start on or To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Primary duties would be to assist VP of Development Optimization NA Wind in management and reporting of all project and portfolio data, including budgetary and spending data, with key accountability for timely and accurate reporting to requests for information from the RWE Renewables Board, the COO Americas, Regional SLT and all other Stakeholders. Position would also support all regional Vice Presidents and their development teams in the development of project budgets, schedules, project data sheets and maintenance of accurate up-to-date project milestones. In addition, the role would train new developers in the use and maintenance of the development tools. Finally, the position would support the VP of Development Optimization by managing special projects for the COO Americas such as digitalization projects, WTG selection processes, merit order processes, project deep dives and other ad hoc tasks.



  • Strong understanding of MS Office tools Excel and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Power BI and Access a plus
  • Ability to handle large amounts of complex data and ability to extract trends, and performance indicators for portfolio steering
  • Creative mindset with ability to analyze processes and determine optimization potential
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and establish connections with stakeholders within the organization
  • Knowledge of wind development a plus but not required
  • Experience with digitalization --> use of e.g. digital project management tools
  • Experience within consultancy or project management a plus



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Any questions? Benjamin Michalson (Recruiting) rwenarecruiting@rwe.com

We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we invest heavily in the expansion of our renewables´ capacities. Our broad portfolio includes flexible, conventional energies and helps us provide clean, reliable and affordable electricity. 120 years of experience in the energy world and our four operative segments – renewable energies, lignite and nuclear power, European electricity generation from gas, coal, hydropower and biomass as well as global energy trading – are the foundation for the innovations of tomorrow. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

Nearest Major Market: Austin

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