Environmental Design Analyst (Energy Modelling)

Location Battersea
Discipline: The Built Environment
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Alex Brookes

Contact email: Alex.brookes@tandemtalent.co.uk
Job ref: 32322
Published: 11 days ago
Startdate: 05/01/2022

Environmental Design Analyst - Energy Modelling

Foster + Partners are looking for an Environmental Design Analyst with expertise in Energy Modelling to join their growing Environmental Engineering Department. You will conduct research and simulation on the energy, thermal, comfort, and operational carbon aspects of the built environment. To contribute to the Practice’s sustainable planning, master planning, benchmarking and strategic sustainability output for projects.

Skills and experience required -

  • Experience in a related field (Energy Modelling and Building Physics) for minimum of 3 years
  • Master’s degree in Environmental Design or equivalent relevant experience
  • Chartered or Registered to a professional board (C.Eenv, C.Eng, MCIBSE, MIE, MIEMA…), or working towards this status
  • Advanced proficiency in at least one of the following tools/ software packages: IES-VE (compulsory), Energy Plus, OpenStudio, Grasshopper Honeybee Energy Modelling
  • Experience in carrying out thermal simulations/ analysis following the “ASHRAE 90.1 Appendix G” ,“Building Regulation Part L” approach, CIBSE TM52 overheating assessment, and CIBSE TM54 energy modelling guidelines and benchmarks
  • Experience in operational carbon calculation principals (ideally in an international context)
  • Good understanding of bioclimatic, low-energy and passive design of buildings, including CIBSE AM10 Natural Ventilation sizing methodology
  • Excellent knowledge of Low and Zero Carbon technologies and their application to the built environment
  • Capability to resolve environmental problems using building physics as a basis
  • Understanding of Environmental Assessment procedures (BREEAM, LEED etc)
  • Good understanding of application and integration of renewable technologies

This role will be based in our office in Battersea, hours are Monday to Friday, 09:00am - 18:00pm. If you wish to be considered, please apply with an up to date CV and portfolio.