Offshore Wind Analyst

Location US-MA-Medford
Requisition ID
2020-14084
Business Area
Energy
Category/Discipline
Engineering
Position Type
Permanent Employee (Previously A)

Local Unit & Position Description

DNV GL is seeking an intelligent and collaborative person to join the Offshore Wind North America team. The Offshore Wind Analyst will be responsible for supporting the Offshore Wind North America team in a variety of project development and due diligence projects for the offshore wind industry that contribute to lowering the cost of offshore wind in North America.

 

The Offshore Wind Analyst will join the multi-disciplinary Project Development and Engineering Department, which is part of DNV GL’s Renewables Advisory service line, and contains nearly 100 scientists, engineers, and environmental professionals. The dynamic working environment will require employees who are easily adaptable and have the experience and technical skillset to provide services across a wide range of active contracts, including those in the development, permitting, construction, and operational phases of project lifecycles. The offshore wind industry in the U.S. is a rapidly developing and evolving market, DNV GL is looking for an enthusiastic individual who can self-organize, is willing to be creative and take on new challenges in order to support and build DNV GL’s offshore wind business.

 

The Offshore Wind Analyst may engage in a variety of tasks based on their skills, including: conceptual design studies, offshore wind constraints analyses, site suitability, offshore wind permitting and technical studies support, O&M analysis, constructibility analyses, cost studies, and decommissioning studies.

 

Why you should work for us?

 

Because within DNV GL’s Renewables Advisory group, organizational culture, and more specifically how we collectively influence the world for future generations, matters deeply to us. Our team works every day to increase the widespread deployment and operation of renewables to address climate change and positively impact society; endeavors to achieve our purpose through the success of our customers; and strives to be high-performing and innovative. Our approach reflects the equity, respect, and diversity we wish to see in the world.

 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.

Tasks May Include

  • Supporting the offshore wind team in delivering quality work to our customers, including RFP responses, construction and operation plans, other project development plans and permits;
  • Support and self-perform desktop analyses to support offshore wind project development;
  • Collaborate across sections within Renewables Advisory on offshore wind projects;
  • Writing technical reports and communicating results internally and to customers;
  • Managing multiple concurrent jobs and tasks;
  • Assist in the development of proposals and bids; and
  • Ensuring the successful completion of assigned tasks per the agreed upon scope, budget, schedule, and quality.

Position Qualifications

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a STEM field with an average GPA above 3.00 is  required, graduate degree preferred;
  • General knowledge and interest in the offshore wind industry in the U.S.
  • Demonstrated research and classroom experience in offshore wind is preferred
  • Track record of offshore wind publications (published or in the publishing process), or offshore wind conference presentations/posters is preferred

  • General knowledge and interest in offshore wind project development, design, and construction activities;
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills;
  • Excellent analytical and reporting abilities;
  • Excellent attention to detail;
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office products.
  • Travel domestically up to 10%
  • We conduct a pre-employment background check and drug screen. 

Cover Letter is required -  Please submit a cover letter highlighting your strengths as an applicant for this position, why you are interested in joining the DNV GL Offshore Wind- North America team and working in renewable energy.

 

Immigration-related benefits (for example, visa sponsorship) are not available for this position.

 

Opportunities Beyond Business

 

Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work towards our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV GL offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package.

 

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. For more information about your rights under the law, see: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

 

Local employment conditions apply.

 

Please visit our website at www.dnvgl.com

 

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.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

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