Energy Engineer

Location US-CT-Middletown | US-MA-Medford
Requisition ID
Business Area
Energy Systems
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee

Local Unit & Position Description

Are you excited about the opportunities created by the energy transition to decarbonize our economy?

Do you want to be part of a global, growth-oriented company focused on creating a sustainable future for our planet through accelerating the adoption of higher efficiency and cleaner energy technologies?

DNV’s Markets and Risk group is seeking an Energy Engineer to join our Decarbonization and End User Services team. This section focuses on providing a variety of services (independent technical and financial due diligence on energy efficiency and renewable energy projects, EM&V activities funded by DOE and Public Utilities Commissions, energy audits, retro commissioning studies, climate action planning, GHG inventorying, facility master planning) to a wide variety of clients (utilities, regulators, private clients) in their decarbonization journey.

We are seeking a candidate who is adaptable, curious and can independently solve problems. The typical types of projects this position will be involved in include technical reviews, energy efficiency program implementation and evaluation, technical studies, developing M&V plans, site inspections, logger deployments and facility energy audits in the commercial, industrial, and residential marketplace. Candidate will be part of a team of engineers and consultants supporting commercial/industrial/residential DSM programs for our clients in Connecticut, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, and Massachusetts. 

This position is based out of our DNV office in Middletown, Connecticut.


What You’ll Do 

  • Identify and quantify the impacts of energy technologies, such as energy efficiency improvements to buildings
  • Perform third party review of complex energy efficiency measures, and perform inspections, and deploy monitoring equipment to verify successful operation of installed measures
  • Follow quality assurance protocols, conduct peer-reviews, and produce client-ready analyses and reports
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of measurement & verification plans and the completion of M&V reports
  • Balance multiple projects while keeping all items on-schedule and within budget expectations
  • Function in a team environment to cooperatively achieve DNV and project goals

Position Qualifications

What is Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial or Architectural Engineering or related field required; Associates degree will be considered only when paired with additional relevant project experience
  • 1-2 years experience in the filed will be preferred
  • General knowledge of energy engineering principles and applications
  • Positive team-oriented attitude and professional demeanor
  • An organized, detail-oriented approach and the ability to work independently
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Willingness and ability to travel, up to 25% of the time
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to rent and drive a car and travel on public conveyances when required
  • Must be capable of working independently 
  • High proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • We conduct pre-employment drug and background screening

**We recommend submitting a cover letter with your resume that details your specific knowledge your strengths relative to the other requirements**


What is Preferred

  • Candidates may also have IAC experience
  • LEED Green Associate (LEED GA), Certified Energy Manager (CEM)
  • General knowledge of data logging and monitoring equipment

How We Do It


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DNV is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. US applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the North America Recruitment department ( Information received relating to accommodations will be addressed confidentially.


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
    Talk space

  • 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**

Company & Business Area Description

DNV is the independent expert in assurance and risk management, operating in more than 100 countries. Through our broad experience and deep expertise, we advance safety and sustainable performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions.

We provide assurance to the entire energy value chain through our advisory, monitoring, verification, and certification services. As the world's leading resource of independent energy experts and technical advisors, we help industries and governments to navigate the many complexes, interrelated transitions taking place globally and regionally, in the energy industry. We are committed to realizing the goals of the Paris Agreement and support all stakeholders to transition faster to a deeply decarbonized energy system.

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