Renewable Advisory Consultant

Location KR-Seoul
Requisition ID
Business Area
Technical Support
Position Type
Permanent employment
Close Date (dd/mm/yyyy)

Local Unit & Position Description

The role is within the Renewable Advisory Section of Business Area Energy and comprises the delivery of Measurement Services to Advisory customers in Korea. The Korean Advisory team is a part of the Asia-Pacific Advisory team which also has principal offices in Shanghai, Bangalore, Singapore and further offices in Bangkok, Seoul, Jakarta and Tokyo.


The main activities of the role of Measurement Engineer are:

  • Plan, project manage, execute and report on all aspects of Power Performance Measurement of wind turbines, in accordance with IEC 61400-12 Standards.
  • Undertake analysis of measured meteorological and turbine performance data in support of reporting power performance test results.
  • Support installation and commissioning of wind measurement equipment (mast or remote sensing devices such as LIDAR, SODAR) and solar measurements (solar monitoring stations) and associated measurement equipment on behalf of customers.
  • Specify, plan and project manage installation and operation of other specialized measurements (e.g. load measurements, noise, etc.) on behalf of customers.
  • Support delivery of “Resource Panorama” data management service to customers, including co-ordination of set-up, trouble-shoot and other issues, respond to customer requests and resolve technical issues.
  • Support analysis of wind farm performance data as required.
  • Develop reports to customers on outcomes of measurement projects and communicate the results.
  • Participate in development of measurement hardware setup and measurement software.
  • Support China Measurements Team - Measurements with preparation of proposals.

Position Qualifications

  • Master degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical or Physics or electrical & electronics or electrical.
  • Over 2 year experience on job relating to renewable energy consulting, specially preferred are candidates with measurement experience for wind farm.
  • Proficiency in Korean / English and skillful for MS outlook package.

Experience of the following would be an advantage:

  • Executing measurements or specialized tests on wind turbines and in particular the requirements of the IEC 61400 Standards.
  • Experience in other measurement services (acoustic noise, power quality, etc.).
  • Understanding of the characteristics of other measurement equipment of relevant to the wind and solar energy industries.
  • Experience of developing proposals for work, including budgets, appropriate contractual terms, and undertaking negotiations on scope and price with clients. 
  • Data and communication protocols. 
  • Working knowledge of the renewable energy industry and project developers; construction knowledge is a plus.
  • Knowledge of inspection services on wind turbines and/or solar plants is a plus.
  • Familiarity with data analysis packages used in the wind industry such as IMC Famos, WAsP, Matlab, Windfarmer etc. 
  • Software developing skills.
  • Wiring of measurement systems.


Physical abilities:

  • Normal office environment, regular walking, sitting, bending, twisting, standing and reaching.
  • Some domestic and international travel to other company office locations, site locations, client offices and conferences.
  • Occasional work outdoors in harsh conditions including but not limited to climbing stairs and ladders to ascend wind turbines or masts, traveling by car.
  • Must be able to perform physical work in wind farms or solar plants. (Electrical works, occasional heavy lifting, etc.)
  • Must be able to work in confined spaces.
  • Must be able to work in heights (up to 160m).
  • Valid driver’s license.


*Only local applicants will be considered.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV GL 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 GL 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.

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