Technology Associate/Analyst/Engineer

Job Function

To work closely with the Technology and Investment Principals to identify, facilitate, and execute the overall due diligence of potential investee companies by performing research and evaluation of technical, market and intellectual property parameters. To assist in the implementation of the OGCI climate Investments LLP investment strategy to facilitate the global reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by conducting the evaluation of potential investment opportunities.

Key Responsibility Areas

  • Identify, facilitate and execute the technical due diligence of potential investee companies
  • Perform or support targeted studies to identify and prioritise specific investment segments or themes
  • Collaborate closely with the Ventures and Projects teams to identify key opportunities for investments across industries, applications, technologies, regions and disciplines
  • Interdisciplinary collaboration across industries and regions through strategic networking
  • Facilitate the overall execution of investment strategy for a global impact on emissions
  • Support and promote the deployment of products and services from portfolio investments across the OGCI membership and broader industry

Main Responsibility and Accountabilities

  • To deliver a data-driven technical evaluation and advisory position on potential investments
  • To drive value through benchmarking, case studies, concept design and evaluation
  • To work across industries, applications, technologies regions and disciplines to identify key opportunities and challenges for investments
  • To ensure proper handling and management of confidential information
  • To co-ordinate internal and external research
  • To build relationships with peers, investee and member companies
  • To undertake the process of selection and assessment of technologies and applications for the investment pipeline
  • To work with peers on the evaluation and tracking of greenhouse gas impact
  • Other duties as required

Main Interfaces

Internal

(Direct and functional reporting relationships; interaction within and between functions).

  • Reports directly to Technology Principal
  • Works broadly within the overall Technology team to support various Ventures and Project investment activities
  • Active collaboration and interaction across the entire CI organisation and in particular with the Legal, Finance, Environmental, Projects and Marketing functions

External

(Liaison requirements with other companies; consultants; agencies; professional associations; peer groups etc).

  • Potential Investee companies
  • Portfolio Companies
  • OGCI Member companies and other third party stakeholders such as consultants, service organizations or other entities used to support diligence and deployment processes

Education and Professional Qualifications Required
  • Bachelors’ degree in engineering or science
  • Equivalent military experience accepted
  • Product Development Experience is a plus
  • Strong technical and/or scientific background
  • Excellent modelling and analytical skills
  • Work experience in the Oil & Gas industry or in the Oil & Gas services industry is preferred. Experience in energy, manufacturing, industrial, electrical, steel, cement, or transportation industry will also be considered
  • Demonstrated ability to drive organisational value through modelling, benchmarking, comparative analysis. partnering, accelerating and optimising the investment pipeline
  • Additional operating business experience (strategic marketing, finance, supply chain) preferred but not essential

Personal Qualities and Skills Required

  • Demonstrated Intellectual Curiosity
  • Strong inter-personal skills and ability to work in cross-functional teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven organisational skills, including planning & prioritisation
  • Integrity - maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion of information exchange
  • Highly adaptable to navigate dynamic priorities and embrace change
  • Self-motivated, flexible and efficient
  • Ability to effectively work with global team, leveraging tools and processes to work across time zones and locations
  • Willingness to work and learn outside of core competencies

Behavioral Competencies and Special Aptitudes

Behavioural Competencies Required:

  • Demonstrated Intellectual Curiosity
  • Strong inter-personal skills and ability to work in cross-functional teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven organisational skills, including planning & prioritisation.
  • Integrity - maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion of information exchange
  • Highly adaptable to navigate dynamic priorities and embrace change
  • Self-motivated, flexible and efficient
  • Ability to effectively work with global team, leveraging tools and processes to work across time zones and locations

Special Aptitudes or Personality Attributes Required:
Willingness to work and learn outside of core competencies

Working Conditions

Unusual Working Conditions:

  • Domestic and International Travel will be required from time to time (approximately 20-25%).
  • Diverse locations of OGCI may require out of hours meetings from time to time.

Special Physical Requirements:

Visits to industrial sites requiring appropriate PPE will be required

Additional Information

  • Domestic and International Travel will be required from time to time (approximately 20-25%)
  • Diverse locations of OGCI may require out of hours meetings from time to time
  • Visits to industrial sites requiring appropriate PPE will be required
  • Position is based in Houston. Eligibility to work in the US is mandatory 

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We thank all applicants for their interest in working with us.  Due to the high volume of applications, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Please note, neither OGCI Climate Investments LLP nor any of the organisations that recruit on our behalf will ever ask for any payments from applicants at any point in the recruitment process.