Research Assistant - Data Analytics (Kenya Power International)

Applications are hereby invited for the following vacancies with Kenya Power 

Job Ref: HR: KP1/5B.2/1/3/941

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Reporting to the Deputy Director, IESR, the Research Assistant, Data Analytics will  Undertake the following duties and responsibilities:
Background literature on Energy related matters
Data Analytics
Studying the feasibility, impacts and policies on mini-grids electrical networks. 
Collaborating with other researchers in the project teams to relate inputs and outputs across models
Development of technical reports
Communicating results in peer-reviewed journals and through presentations at conferences, workshops and other professional meetings
The successful candidate will be placed on a 6-month’s fixed term contract.

Appointment Requirements 

Master's Degree from a recognized institution
Three (3) or more years of experience in Data Analytics 
Demonstrates broad understanding and wide application of advanced data analytics and use of various statistical software’s 
Leadership in one or more areas of team, task or project lead responsibilities
Experience in management of projects
Experience in Publishing in refereed journals, excellent skills in Data mining and literature search
Good communication and interpersonal skills