• Junior Fire Safety Engineer

    Location DE-Hamburg
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    Permanent employment
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  • Local Unit & Position Description

    You will be working in the business area Maritime Advisory within the Region West Europe. Maritime Advisory offers a comprehensive range of engineering and consulting services beyond classification to maritime customers.
    As Junior Fire Safety Engineer you will be part of our Safety & Systems Engineering department in Hamburg. The department with 22 heads renders a variety of risk assessment, systems engineering, energy efficiency and measurement services. You will report to the Team Leader Risk Assessment and contribute to engineering projects with focus on fire safety of seagoing passenger ships.


    Specific areas of responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

    • Risk assessments for novel designs and arrangements with focus on numerical solution
    • Fire and evacuation simulations
    • Contribution with your expertise to our highly skilled, multi-disciplinary team
    • Manage own projects within agreed schedule and budget
    • Build and maintain good customer relations.

    Position Qualifications

    The ideal candidate would have the following qualifications:

    • University degree in engineering (esp. Safety Engineering, Fire Safety Engineering and Hazard Control)
    • Background in fire safety and risk assessment methodology
    • Experienced with fire and smoke simulation software favourable
    • Background in public fire service, e.g. voluntary force of advantage
    • Familiarity with evacuation analysis tools favourable
    • Team player with strong communication skills
    • Structured, target oriented, service minded
    • High level of perception, flexibility, and personal responsibility
    • Fluent in English language, German language is an advantage.

    Interested in this opportunity? Feel free to apply, submitt cv and cover letter.

    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 is the world’s leading classification society and a recognized advisor for the maritime industry. We enhance safety, quality, energy efficiency and environmental performance of the global shipping industry – across all vessel types and offshore structures. We invest heavily in research and development to find solutions, together with the industry, that address strategic, operational or regulatory challenges.

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