Senior Engineer - Power System Planning

  • DNV GL
  • Dresden, Germany
  • 28/04/2021
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Job Description

Local Unit & Position Description:DNV - Energy's “Power Systems Planning” group is seeking a senior engineer for power system planning to deliver services in the areas of power system studies and analysis, system planning, integration of renewable generation and future power systems concepts like storage and smart grid technologies. We are a team of 15 Engineers with a mix of highly motivated career beginners and very experienced senior engineers guiding our young colleagues and transfer their knowledge. The team supports transmission and distribution system operators, industrial clients and renewable generation operators. This position will be based in our Dresden office.
Your tasks include:

  • Planning and dimensioning of technical equipment for power systems based on static and dynamic network analysis
  • Development and improvement of modelling systems
  • Detail investigation for special electrical issues
  • Independently development of grid concepts and concepts for grid optimization
  • Analysis and planning of smart grids
  • Assessment of risks and investment strategies
  • Project management and project steering

Position Qualifications:

  • University degree in electrical engineering with a focus on power systems or similar education
  • Several years of professional experience in the analysis of power networks desired
  • Knowledge in modelling and calculation of electrical components and machines
  • Knowledge in MS Office and PowerFactory, NEPLAN, Integral, Sincal or EMTP/ATP desired
  • Structured working approach with high precision
  • High level of creativity, flexibility and initiative
  • Good communication skills, in German and in the English language

DNV offers:

  • Working in a congenial and dynamic team with a varied and challenging field of duties
  • Great potential for knowledge transfer by experienced engineers in a wide range of fields
  • Flexible place of work (in the office, from home and in the facilities of our clients)
  • Flexible working hours, the weekly working time is 39 hours
  • Attractive salary incl. profit share and an employer-supported pension
  • Further attractive additional services, e. g. food allowance
  • Wide range of opportunities for individual further education, training and advancement
  • The opportunity to actively shape the energy transition

Please be informed you may be requested to provide DNV with additional documents for a background check.Company & Business Area Description:DNV is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.
Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.
DNV delivers world-renowned testing and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.
DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!