Technical Analyst/テクニカルアナリスト(エネルギー)

Job Title: Technical Analyst/テクニカルアナリスト(エネルギー)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: 東京都
Reference: 1753
Contact Name: Aya Kubota
Job Published: February 21, 2019 11:42

Job Description


The Technical Analyst has responsibility for delivering technical support to assigned projects according to budget, programme, and scope.

The primary focus of work will be wind energy projects. This includes assessment of site potential (resource and constraints), layout design, preliminary wind speed predictions, energy yield predictions, noise and shadowing assessments and GIS analysis.

Further project work on solar and biomass projects is expected.

The Technical Analyst (TA) reports to the Technical Manager. To be successful in a competitive market the TA will need to:

  • Work on a diverse range of projects in different markets and locations

  • Work autonomously within the project team to ensure the quality and level of technical analysis is fit for purpose and in line with the projects budget and risk profile

  • Ensure projects are optimised in terms of their design, energy production and profitability

  • Continuously strive to develop efficient working processes and reduce waste within the project delivery team

  • Work with external parties to source specialist expertise and analysis to projects where appropriate

  • On the job training to be provided as required

Key Accountabilities

  • Provision of layout design and constraint mapping
  • Application of GIS-based site finding model to identify new site opportunities
  • Implementation of energy yields
  • Provision and coordination of appropriate technical support for projects as they proceed
  • Through development and closing phases (EMI, noise, shadowing, flow modeling, turbine suitability etc)
  • Early phase and simple wind resource assessments
  • Upkeep of project GIS models
  • Adhering to best practice for all the above technical assessments
  • Technical support for transactions and closing projects including technical due diligence and condition compliance
  • Identification of optimum measurement regimes - Liaison with external measurement campaign providers


  • Layout design and constraints – Adaptable to Japan and new market-specific requirements
  • Energy yield and wind speed predictions best practice and our Renewables Policy
  • Noise assessments – Adaptable to country specific requirements
  • Shadow flicker assessments – Adaptable to country specific requirements
  • Planning process and stages in Japan and relevant SE Asian markets

  • Basic GIS (ArcMap) user
  • Basic use of CAD in a geographical context (Civil 3D)
  • Basic competence in Python/ R and VBA or other programming languages
  • Driving Licence
  • Minimum of conversational English but keen to learn
  • Relevant experience of wind, solar, acoustic and statistical analysis or project technical work
  • Degree level qualification in Physics, Mathematics, Engineering Science or related discipline or equivalent

Job details

Language requirement
English (Business advanced), Japanese (Business advanced)
Visa requirement