• Engineers control systems

    Location NO-Høvik
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    Position Type
    Permanent employment
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  • Local Unit & Position Description

    M-SA is the Approval Organization within Maritime Ship Classification and consists of Approval Centre Høvik/Ålesund, Approval Centre Hamburg and Approval Support Centre Gdynia. Total number of employees is around 460 with the two bigger units in Norway and Germany, and a smaller unit in Poland. Main competence of the Approval Centre is in the area of approval, verification and certification services for many different maritime related assets, mainly Newbuilds, System and Components.


    M-SA is driven by people's competence and motivation to help and support our customers through the consistent delivery of high quality services. As a member of the M-SA community you act in a professional, competent and service oriented environment and in return receive good possibilities to enhance your personal competencies and expertise, and to build a strong network with colleagues across locations.


    The Control System section consists of 22 employee as of today, and is part of Department Ship Systems & Components, in approval centre Høvik, which is organized into 6 technical discipline sections.


    The Control System Section is rule responsible for relevant automation rules, for both ship and offshore class, Cyber Security, and for several systems notations such as Dynamic Positioning, Redundant Propulsion, Enhanced System Verification (ESV) and Safe Return to Port.


    The Control Systems section's main task is approval of ship and offshore newbuilding and conversion projects, Type approval of systems and components to DNV GL rules, support to fleet in service as second line support and Rules and service development. The unit drives the development of new Class rules and services within the technical area, including Software verification, Cyber security and Autonomy, and provides expert knowledge to DNV GL's sales force and business development leaders.


    The engineer position will report to Head of Section Control Systems Høvik within Maritime Classification Approval.


    Areas of responsibilities / Key tasks:

    The successful candidate is expected to contribute to delivery and development of our processes, products and services within cyber security and/or software quality assurance, and to contribute to service delivery for all type of automation system.

    The candidate must expect some traveling.


    Position Qualifications

    •Experience and knowledge in cyber security.
    •Experience and knowledge in software quality assurance.
    •Background from the maritime or offshore/energy industry.
    •Experience with automation systems and field instrumentation field
    •Good communication skills, verbally and in writing


    Personal characteristics/behaviour:
    •Team player
    •Be self-motivated and result oriented
    •Ability to build trust, confidence and respect
    •Flexible, service-minded and with a positive attitude
    •Honest, open and committed to DNV GL's purpose, visions and values

    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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