Writer/Analyst – Environmental sustainability and critical digital infrastructure

Writer/Analyst – Environmental sustainability and critical digital infrastructure

Uptime Institute Intelligence is the independent research arm of Uptime Institute, a global authority on data centers and digital infrastructure. We publish regular, independent, and authoritative reports on all aspects of digital infrastructure for our members and thousands of readers around the world.

Our research areas cover risk and resiliency, operations, technological innovation, economics, sustainability, and market dynamics.

We are now expanding our research, publishing, and membership program. The mission is to provide ever more insightful information, analysis and advice to businesses and governments around the world that are dependent on making the right decisions in this high growth, fast changing sector.

We seek an energetic and intellectually curious research analyst, with a strong interest in environmental sustainability. The ideal candidate should:

  • Have some knowledge of, or a strong interest in, critical digital infrastructure and technology.
  • Be interested in sustainability, which may include renewable energy, energy storage, the utility industry, regulations and standards, carbon/sustainability reporting, and the circular economy.
  • Have experience engaging with managers and executives on technology/strategy.
  • Have a proven ability to write clearly and accurately about nuanced and complex topics, and to analyze data at a basic/entry level.
  • Be able to articulate clear and insightful opinions, especially regarding sustainability.
  • Be able to develop ideas and projects, and, working with others, see these through to completion.
  • Enjoy working as part of a collaborative, diverse and global team.

The position may be based remotely or (partially) at one of Uptime Institute’s offices in New York, Seattle, or London. Some travel may be required.

If you are interested, please contact Carolyn McKenna, cmckenna@the451group.com, via email, outlining your particular interest in this role.