DNV GL Engineer / specialist - pipelines & flow in Høvik, Norway

Do you have a mathematics or statistics background? Do you want to develop and apply your skills on risk based structural engineering problems in a team of world leading experts?

Our team of 45 subsea pipeline engineers create and deliver world class services that range from early concept, through detailed design and operations, to decommissioning and abandonment. We are a competence center related to the full life cycle of offshore pipelines, and take on the role as expert, solutions provider and standard setter for our clients.

We deliver certification, verification and technical advisory services related to pipelines covering design verification, technology qualification, integrity management including condition assessments and risk based inspection planning, life extension studies, and repair systems. Our main market is the North Sea, but we get involved in projects all over the world.

We also invest heavily in R&D in close co-operation with the industry, using our accumulated knowledge to develop tomorrow's standards. Being serious about getting on board the digital train, we are currently working with several exciting concepts within digital services. Our aim is to maintain our role as a leading solutions provider for our clients in the digital future.

Job Description

We are looking to strengthen our team with a professional within mathematics or statistics, preferably with programming experience and a keen interest in probabilistic modeling of physical phenomena. Experience within mechanics, physics or structural engineering is beneficial, but the candidate will also get the opportunity to learn from the best.

The successful candidate will take on key roles in multi-discipline projects, carrying out technical analysis, developing numerical models and performing quality assurance.

Typical tasks and expectations are:

  • Carry out technical work within own area(s) of expertise

  • Develop numerical models, e.g. Monte Carlo simulations, Bayesian Networks and machine learning algorithms

  • Support software development of internal and commercial tools

  • Work with development and maintenance of DNV GL codes and standards

  • Work and integrate well with the pipeline team

  • Act as project manager for relevant projects

Our working day is dynamic and provides opportunities within a large variety of demanding projects. This is a unique opportunity to work and contribute as part of a team of world leading experts, and for personal and professional development in a highly international context.

  • MSc or PhD degree.

  • Object oriented programming experience, and preferably experience with Python, R, and VBA.

Personal Qualities

The successful candidate will benefit from the following personal qualities:

  • Is a team player and co-operates well with others; supports others in the pursuit of team goals

  • Takes initiative and accepts responsibility for results

  • Executes plans with commitment and determination, and achieves high quality results

  • Uses a methodical and systematic approach to execute work

  • Demonstrate specialist expertise in own area

  • Communicates in a clear, precise and structured way

For more information, please contact Afzal Hussain - Group Leader, Pipeline Operations, Afzal.Hussain@dnvgl.com.

Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organisations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification and technical assurance along with software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries.

Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, DNV GL empowers 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.

Originated in 1864, DNV GL operates globally in more than 100 countries with our 15,000 professionals dedicated to helping our customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

DNV GL is the leading technical advisor to the global oil and gas industry. We enable safe, reliable and enhanced performance in projects and operations.

We provide consistent, integrated services within technical and marine assurance and advisory, risk management advisory and offshore classification. Together with our partners, we drive the industry forwards by developing best practices and standards.

Our people combine industry expertise, multi-disciplinary skills and innovation to solve complex challenges for our customers.

Requisition ID: 2017-9403

Location Details (Displays to Candidates): Oslo

Position Type: Permanent employment

Posting Close Date (Displayed on Portal): 14/8/2017

External Company Name: DNV GL AS

External Company URL: http://www.dnvgl.com/