JPMorgan Chase CIB -Tax Oriented Investments - Alternative Energy Staff Engineer - Associate/Vice President in Chicago, Illinois
About J.P. Morgan
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About Tax Oriented Investments
J. P. Morgan’s Tax Oriented Investments (TOI) group is part of the Corporate and Investment Bank,
based in Chicago, and responsible for investing the Firm’s own capital in tax advantaged earning assets
comprising alternative energy projects, equipment leases, and affordable housing investments. The
Energy Investments segment includes long-term investments in over 200 alternative energy projects
located around the U.S.
The successful candidate will work within the Energy Investments Group of TOI which specializes in
renewable energy projects, including wind, solar, geothermal and other energy technologies. He/She will
be part of a dedicated engineering team advising originators, asset managers and senior management on
technical and valuation issues; including coordinating with clients/sponsors, outside consultants and law
firms in supporting the review, due diligence and documentation of new and existing TOI investments.
Participate in project-level technical due diligence for new investments from bidding through
approval and closing stages.
Identify potential risk areas and key issues for additional review, and/or detailed analysis and
assessment and possible mitigation approaches.
Track transmission and power market issues and developments, including queue status in major
regions, transmission enhancement plans and status, and assist in developing regional outlooks.
Track emerging industry issues, developments and trends in technical areas relevant to the business
Provide input on 3rd party technical due diligence scope and oversee activities of outside technical
Provide management, origination professionals, and asset managers with advice including definitive
research, asset evaluations, financial data and commentary for their use.
Inspect assets being considered for financing and assets associated with existing investments.
Prepare written technical reports and present the results of technical reviews to approval committees.
Assist asset management personnel in identifying, investigating and resolving equipment and
portfolio performance issues.
Bachelor's or advanced degree in engineering
2+ years of relevant alternative energy, energy, transmission analyses or project finance experience
Ability to develop clear and concise analyses and presentations
Written and verbal communications skills - to translate and convey technical information to business
Good judgment and business acumen
Computer skills – at a minimum Microsoft Office Suite
Additional Relevant Skills
Familiarity with transmission and congestion or energy market analyses
Previous experience with wind and/or solar power and exposure to other renewable technologies
(geothermal, biomass, etc.)
Statistics and stochastic modeling
JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.