Technical Project Manager - Offshore Wind Farms and power plants

Katy, Texas
Dec 01, 2023
Dec 10, 2023
Alternative Fuels
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Local Unit & Position Description

Bring a breath of fresh air into your professional life! Are you looking for a job, where you can be a trusted voice to tackle global transformations?

Would you like to thrive in a dynamic, international environment with lots of exiting challenges every day? Do you want to be part of a team of skilled colleagues and in a global organization where we work as one team? We invite qualified engineers looking for opportunities to join our team in Renewables Certification.

DNV Energy Systems- Project Certification department, are currently looking for a Technical Project Manager with a strong profile and a keen interest in working with renewable energy.

Project Certification delivers services related to certification and verification primarily for Offshore Wind Farms, transformer stations, and onshore support structures for Wind turbines as well as services including wave and tidal and other novel technologies via technology qualification as well as onshore towers. Activities cover all steps in the certification process from review of early designs to design verification, fabrication surveillance, commissioning, and periodic inspection of installations in operation as well as project management.

Our team and the wider renewables certification have extensive experience with offshore projects and have worked with 80% of global offshore wind projects to date. We have an informal and humorous tone among us combined with a professional and international working environment. The candidates joining the team will be provided with excellent support to improve their technical knowledge, project management skills, and understanding of offshore projects.

This position can be located out of our Medford,MA or Katy,TX DNV offices

What You'll Do
  • Coordinate the work of a multidisciplinary team engaged in design verification activities in different disciplines in close collaboration with their line managers and coordinate inspection activities within DNV s global network.
  • Main point of contact for our clients and responsible for the preparation of our deliverables within the expected timeline, budget, and quality.
  • Engaged as a bid manager or part of the bid team to prepare the proposal.

Position Qualifications

What is Required
  • Engineering degree (M.Sc / B.Sc) in civil, structural, marine engineering, naval architecture, or equivalent
  • Experience in project management,with understanding of technical interfaces and project finance management
  • Experience with proposal preparation
  • Knowledge of relevant European,international codes and offshore standards
  • Experience with design of offshore structures including fatigue
  • Experience with manufacturing and Offshore installation survey/surveillance
  • Have strong English skills
  • We conduct pre-employment background and drug screenings

Personal Qualities
  • Structured and service-minded, always focusing on delivering high-quality results
  • Self-motivated, self-dependent thinker with an active interest in Renewable Energy
  • A team player with strong communication skills and be able to work equally on your own as with colleagues
  • The ability to work on your own, self-starter, energetic, and proactive in achieving results
  • Work in depth with your assignments and have a good balance between detail and overview
  • Able to work in a team and to deliver within agreed timelines
  • Must be business, customer, and service-oriented

What We Offer
  • Generous paid time off (vacation, sick days, company holidays, personal days)
  • Multiple Medical and Dental benefit plans to choose from, Vision benefits
  • Spending accounts - FSA, Dependent Care, Commuter Benefits, company-seeded HSA
  • Special programs - Employee Assistance Program, ID theft protection, and accident and critical illness options for you and your family
  • Employer-paid, therapist-led, virtual care services through Talkspace
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Company provided life insurance, short-term, and long-term disability benefits
  • Tuition assistance
  • Consumer discounts and rewards
  • Flexible work schedule with hybrid/remote opportunities
  • Advancement opportunities

Benefits vary based on position, tenure, location, and employee election

How We Do It

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Company & Business Area Description

DNV 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.

Originated in 1864, DNV GL operates globally in more than 100 countries with our 12,000 professionals dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

DNV Energy Systems, Renewables Certification

Renewables Certification (RC) belongs to Business Area Energy Systems providing advisory, verification, and certification services for the Energy industries with 4000 people globally.

DNV Energy Systems is committed to driving the global transition toward a safe, reliable, efficient, and clean energy future. With a heritage of 150 years, we specialize in providing world-class, innovative solutions in the fields of business & technical consultancy, testing, inspections & certification, risk management, and verification. 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.

DNV Renewables Certification has the global responsibility for Type Certification (TC), Component Certification (CC), and Project Certification (PC) for Renewables within DNV. Currently, RC consists of 250+ experts with locations in Beijing, Boston, Copenhagen, Dresden, Hamburg, Houston, London, Busan, Shanghai, Taipei and Yokohama.

Renewables Certification is the global market leader in Renewables Certification and work with the top OEM's in the TC wind market in addition to being involved in more than 80% of Project Certification for fixed and floating offshore wind parks and offshore substations in the world.