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New technologies and implementation of standards and frameworks like Common Information Model (CIM) will enable e.g. big data analytics, cloud technologies,…...

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Do you want to be actively involved and make a difference in the realization of the transition to greener, lower carbon energy system?
Do you know all about digitalization and grid operations and how the developments in these technologies impact our customers in the digital transformation? Then you may find the role as Junior Digital Grid Operations Consultant in DNV to be a great next step in your career.
DNV Energy is looking for a Junior Digital Grid Operations Consultant based in Arnhem, Netherlands to support the Intelligent Networks & Communication Unit within DNV.
The candidate will get the opportunity to drive the digital transformation that DNV customers are facing in respect to their operational technology (OT) solutions. This may include working in projects defining information architectures and data models, improving data quality and data management, or delivering prototypes of data analytics use cases. In projects the work can include requirements management related to next generation applications that run in the core of a power utility like ADMS, MDMS, GIS and/or DERMS.
The overall purpose of the job is to support the Intelligent Networks & Communication departament in its role to help DNV safeguard life, property and the environment and achieve our company vision: To be a trusted voice to tackle global transformations.
While the role will be focused on Northern Europe region we work in international projects; you will need to travel abroad (about 30%) carried out in national or international project teams in collaboration with both DNV and customer’s experts, managers and consultants.

Within the Intelligent Networks & Communication department, we help to drive the digital transformation that our customers are facing in respect to their operational technology solutions. Digitalization in energy will drive and support changes in the way power grids are operated and maintained. New technologies and implementation of standards and frameworks like Common Information Model (CIM) will enable e.g. big data analytics, cloud technologies, artificial intelligence & machine learning (AI/ML) near to real-time exchange of data and blockchain. This will help drive the digital transformation forward and enable new business models. In power system operation, concepts like predictive analytics, decision support and improved situational awareness based on grid analytics will become important.

As a Junior Digital Grid Operations Consultant for Networks & Communication departament you will provide our customers in the energy sector with the following types of consultancy services:
  • Data management and modelling, data analytics
  • Roadmap studies
  • Proof of concepts
  • Requirement specifications for OT Systems
  • Proof of concepts and pilot
  • Supplier selection and tendering support
  • Project management
  • Providing training in data management and workshop facilitation


  • Act as consultant according to normal job expectation for professional level
  • Become a knowledgeable consultant in the area of Operational Technology system (i.e. ADMS, EMS, SCADA, MDMS)
  • Become a knowledgeable consultant in the area of Power Systems Operations
  • Become knowledgeable in modelling data models in Enterprise Architect
  • Become independent to execute advisory projects with clients
  • Support sales organization for Digital Grid Operations
  • Develop market knowledge about the energy sector and what drives digitalization in this area
  • Leverage the gained knowledge in the area of data management in the consultancy projects

Position Qualifications:

To qualify you must have, ie essential skills
  • Master’s degree in computer science, industrial engineering, power system engineering, business IT, mathematics, physics and/or electrical engineering
  • Familiar with electrical system operations
  • Familiar with the business processes in a utility
  • CIM knowledge is a plus

Key competencies, skills and personal attributes
  • Fluent in English both written and spoken
  • Client-oriented and flexible attitude
  • Strong communication and organizational skills (both verbal and written),
  • Able to co-operate well with others; shares knowledge, experience and information; and supports others in pursuit of team goals

A career in DNV is not just a job. It is an extraordinary opportunity to develop and enrich your life and make more of a global impact than you ever believed possible. Discover more here > https://www.dnvgl.com/careers/why-dnvgl.html
BE CHALLENGED: We have an enviable client list – we work with the biggest names out there. Our position enables us to lead the development in many industries. Whether we work with renowned companies, innovative startups or joint industry projects, you will get a chance to utilize your expertise together with specialists from a wide range of disciplines.

Our knowledge- and digitally focused organization will help you learn and grow. Every year we invest 5% of our revenue on research and development. We also invest strongly in competence development and progression for our people. From on the job learning to joining networks, receiving coaching, and participating in training programs, we help to support you progress.
MAKE AN IMPACT: Joining us is an opportunity to make the world a better place. Employees in DNV feel strongly about our company’s Purpose to “safeguard life, property and the environment”. This is our reason for being since our foundation in 1864. Our Vision to be “a trusted voice to tackle global transformations”, gives us a clear direction and expresses what we want to accomplish in the long term.
BE INSPIRED AND ENRICHED: We care. We dare. We share. These are the three core values and beliefs that shape our performance; We care for each other, our customers, our planet, and we take care of ourselves. We dare to explore, to experiment, to be different, and to be courageous, curious, and creative. We share our experience and knowledge. We collaborate with each other and our customers. We support social, sport and team building activities. As a result, we continue to thrive and grow.
BENEFITS PACKAGE: It is specifically designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being.
  • Receive an attractive total compensation package.
  • Get secured for the future with our pension scheme, profit share and health care programs.
  • Enjoy the flexibility to fit your work with your lifestyle and achieve a good work/life balance.
  • Be part of an atmosphere of highly professional, engaged and knowledgeable people.
  • Receive guidance from colleagues through coaching, mentoring and participating in networks.
  • Advance your expertise, through competence development plans and tailored training.
  • Develop your managerial skills, by going through our state-of-the-art leadership programs.
  • Join a renowned organization with origins dating back to 1864, and a growing and diverse network with 130 nationalities in 100 countries.


Each day, you will find us at work with over 100,000 customers, in more than 100 countries, building the invisible infrastructure of trust. Discover more in our corporate video https://www.dnv.com/about/index.html

We are the independent expert in risk management and quality assurance. Driven by our purpose, to safeguard life, property and the environment, we empower our customers and their stakeholders with facts and reliable insights so that critical decisions can be made with confidence. As a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful organizations, we use our knowledge to advance safety and performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions to tackle global transformations.

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