DNV GL Senior Geotechnical Engineer in Høvik, Norway

Section Foundations in Norway is the largest geotechnical unit in DNV GL AS and has a leading position within offshore geotechnical engineering. Our team consists of highly skilled engineers from different nationalities. We specialize in soil/structure interaction, advanced numerical analyses and development of offshore rules and standards. Our main specialist areas are focused on the geotechnical aspects related to Jackets, Jack-ups, Gravity Based Structures, Subsea Structures, Wind Turbines, Ports and Terminals, Pipelines and Anchors. In addition, DNV GL has been involved as Independent Safety Assessor (ISA) and 3rd party verifier for large infrastructure projects.

The unit is a worldwide resource across business areas and is now looking for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer.

We are looking for a candidate with genuine interest in soil mechanics, are willing to share and learn in a team, have a customer oriented mindset and a drive to set the future industry standard – always safeguarding life, property and environment.

  • Graduate degree (M.Sc./PhD) with strong academic record.

  • At least 6 years of working experience with onshore and/or offshore

  • geotechnique.

  • Genuine interest in soil mechanics.

  • Customer oriented mindset.

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills, and ability to produce clear written reports and communicate verbally in English. Norwegian language is a plus.

  • Network in the Scandinavian infrastructure sector as well as proven sales capabilities is an advantage.

We offer

At DNV GL, we offer opportunities beyond business. In addition to competitive conditions, the right candidate will enjoy the possibility to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. Our working culture is based on respect for one another and an appreciation of the need for work-life balance.

In DNV GL you will:

  • work with dedicated and competent colleagues with a high education and specialization level in an international environment

  • meet demanding customers with complex and exciting technical challenges

  • live locally yet work on challenges globally and enjoy working at our beautiful campus at Høvik or in our offices in Trondheim

  • for those who want international experience, there are also opportunities to move abroad for some time

  • have space to innovate and learn more every day

For more information about the position, please contact:

Liv Hamre, Head of Section FOUNDATIONS, +47 970 47 518

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: 2017-9393

Location Details (Displays to Candidates): Oslo, Norway

Position Type: Permanent employment

Posting Close Date (Displayed on Portal): 30/8/2017

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