Senior Analyst - Emerging Technologies

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time


  • Individually and with Managers, promote and lead the development of an innovation focussed culture
  • Provide delivery of timely, high-quality service to internal and external customers
  • Take initiative in continuous improvement
  • Provide exceptional customer service and stakeholder engagement
  • Engage, support, motivate and develop capability and potential in others
  • Reward and recognise good performance aligned to organisational values and goals
  • Support organisational objectives around engagement and culture change
  • Demonstrate high performance and collaborative behaviours in a highly matrixed organisation

Innovative solutions to technical challenges

  • Find innovative solutions to new technical challenges
  • Identify new and emerging applications for technology to solve challenges for our customers and for the operation of the electricity network
  • Liaise with colleagues across the business to identify opportunities for new approaches or technologies to solve customers' technical problems and generate new revenue sources

Commercial models for new and emerging technologies

  • Identify commercial opportunities for new and emerging technologies
  • Working with peers in the business and the wider professional community, lead the technical evaluation of emerging technologies and assess the technical maturity gap
  • Identify the actions required to close the technical maturity gap and develop detailed costings
  • Lead the commercial appraisal of the opportunity and identify TransGrid's role in developing the product
  • Project manage the close out of the technology gap for opportunities TransGrid chooses to champion and devise pilot projects
  • Develop commercial models for new and emerging technologies, understanding the interface between the regulated and non-regulated sectors of the business and demonstrating a clear understanding of both the regulatory framework and commercial drivers for TransGrid.
  • Prepare business cases for consideration by the Executive and Board.

Technical expert

  • Technical expert to the external innovation program which will include:
    • scale-up identification (considering adjacencies, synergies and business model alignment)
    • leading the technical assessment of products or services, and commercial opportunity
  • Technical specification, analysis and calculations for all commercial tenders, market engagement and customer proposals
  • Interface with colleagues in other business units to ensure pilot projects are delivered efficiently and effectively

Health, safety & environment

  • All work is carried out in compliance with relevant legislation, TransGrid policies and procedures and local Safety and Environmental Plans
  • Contributions relevant to the responsibilities of the position are made as required
  • Safety and environmental assessments are carried out in accordance with established policies and procedures
  • Work and operate in a manner which supports the Health and Safety outcomes of our people and our business. The Health and Safety Management System is available on the intranet or upon request, and provides a comprehensive list of general responsibilities, accountabilities and authorities for all positions including managers, team leaders and employees