Technical Intern

Location US-NY-Rochester
Requisition ID
Business Area
Energy Systems
Technical Support
Posting Position Type
Temporary staff

Local Unit & Position Description

DNV Energy Systems division is seeking a Technical Intern to join their team and support their engineers.

The internship will be based out of our DNV office in Rochester, NY. The internship is offered for the Fall semester with projected start date end of August or beginning of September and expected to last 2 to 3 months (might be extended based on business needs).

What You’ll Do

  • Battery Life Cycle Testing (includes set-up of cells in compression fixtures, electrical connections, cycler programming, monitoring)
  • Battery Burn Testing
  • Battery & Inverter System testing
  • Data Analysis
  • System Programming
  • Special projects as required

Position Qualifications

What is Required

  • College courses in a relevant discipline (Engineering) required
  • Electro-Mechanical skills (set-up, troubleshoot equipment)
  • Experience with electrical wiring, electronics, electrical test equipment
  • Some experience in equipment programing / troubleshooting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Able to perform physical duties in a lab
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • We conduct pre-employment drug and background screening

What is Preferred

  • Related battery, fuel cell or inverter testing experience
  • Experience with lab-view programming
  • Knowledge of system communication & CANBUS protocols
  • Data acquisition systems
  • Troubleshoot high voltage test equipment

**Immigration-related employment benefits, for example visa sponsorship, are not available for this position**

How We Do It

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DNV is a proud equal opportunity employer committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit or business need, without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Meet our Employees

About DNV

Careers in DNV

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 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**

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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