• Senior Consultant, Power System Planning

    Location SG-Singapore
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  • Local Unit & Position Description

    The DNV GL Clean Technology Centre (CTC) joined the APAC DNV KEMA team in January 2013 with ambitious growth plans to establish DNV KEMA in South East Asia. Now the CTC is part of the DNV GL Energy Advisory team and will partner with customers to create joint technological and commercial solutions at the cutting edge, acting as a catalyst and bridge between the players in the clean tech space to build trust, credibility and transparency. DNV GL’s global resources and experience will be used to create solutions suited for the Asian context.


    As a Power System Planning Consultant in Energy Advisory covering power system planning and operational excellence, you will be responsible for providing a variety of consultancy services for external clients, including renewable integration studies, energy storage deployment, Microgrid studies and smart grid related advisory. Knowledge of Smart Grid technologies and experience in Smart Grid projects and related deployment of such technologies would be advantageous. You will also have responsibilities towards business development by establishing long-term customer relationships, keeping abreast with industry needs and trends, as well as participate in industry events to ensure that DNV GL's service offerings are well-known and well-respected in the Power industry.

    Position Qualifications

    • A Master Degree or Advanced Degree in Electrical Engineering, preferable Power Engineering.
    • More than 5 years relevant industry experience with experience in the planning, design and/or operations of electric utility transmission and distribution systems.
    • Passionate about Power Systems and have a strong and recognized track record of thought leadership in this area.
    • Have an in-depth understanding of the value chains, value drivers and technological challenges and solutions in the Power System industry, earned through extensive experiences with industry organisations and stakeholders.
    • Experience in energy storage technology deployment in power systems, transmission and microgrid would be advantageous.
    • Involvement with Smart Grid projects or deployment of Smart grid technologies e.g., EMS/SCADA and AMI would be advantageous.
    • You have the drive to achieve superior results through teamwork and individual performance. You are also valued for your communication skills and high level of integrity.
    • Familiarity and working knowledge of transmission and distribution planning processes and tools, including power flow, transient stability and short circuit analyses.
    • Strong written and verbal communications skills, including ability to write clear and detailed technical reports.
    • Extensive professional network in the electric utility and/or power development communities, and ability to leverage same to develop new business for DNV GL.

    Desired Qualifications

    • Working experience with PSS®E, PowerFactory or similar power system analysis tools.
    • Experiences on modelling and simulation of grid interface power electronic converters.
    • Advance in Matlab / Simulink.

    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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