• Consultant – Power Systems & Markets

    Location PT-Lisbon
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    Permanent employment
  • Local Unit & Position Description

    As Consultant you will be working in a wide range of topics related to the electricity business, both from a technical and managerial perspective. Focus areas are renewable energy integration, power transmission and distribution, utility asset management and smart grids. Occasionally, you will also find opportunity to work in other issues, such as electricity market analysis or due diligence.


    You will be responsible for supporting international projects on the above mentioned subjects, from initial proposal stage and leading right up until customer acceptance. As you gain experience in DNV GL, you will also be supporting the acquisition of new projects.


    You will work with a large spectrum of clients such as power utilities, equipment manufacturers, renewable energy developers and the investment community. Your main tasks will be the following:

    • Support transmission and distribution related projects in all their scope, including network simulation, equipment specification and concept design
    • Deliver consultancy services on renewable energy integration, considering their technical and business impacts
    • Actively participate in report development and project handover to our customers

    Position Qualifications

    • Background in electrical engineering or phisics (MSc degree).
    • 2 - 5 years working experience 
    • Strong preference to candidates with skills in algorithm development and programming skills, namely excel Macro development and Python. Knowledge of Matlab, R or other programming languages is also valued.
    • Preference will also be given to candidates with experience in electrical network simulation software such as PSS/E or DigSilent PowerFactory
    • Good communications skills, both oral and written
    • Analytical thinking, problem solving
    • Because of the international nature of our work, excellent English speaking and writing skills are required and further language skills are welcome.
    • Good team spirit is essential, conjugated with the capacity to find and propose solutions in an autonomous way.

    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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