Electrical, Control and Instrumentation Engineer/Senior Engineer

Location UK-London | UK-Aberdeen
Requisition ID
Business Area
Energy Systems
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee
Close Date (dd/mm/yyyy)

Local Unit & Position Description


  • Delivering scopes of work in accordance with agreed budget and timeframe, meeting client KPI’s where applicable.
  • Acting as a discipline lead or be working towards this role.
  • Mentoring junior engineers.
  • Preparing tenders and proposals.
  • Reviewing of Electrical Control and Instrumentation documents such as Philosophies, Specifications, Calculations, Studies, P&IDs, single line diagrams, block diagrams, Functional Safety documentation, Equipment Data Sheets and Certificates.
  • Maintaining high performance without compromising on quality, when under pressure.
  • Identifying of issues or obstacles and proposing and implementing solutions.
  • Communicating with both specialist and non-specialist stakeholders.
  • Safety focused attitude with an awareness of the implications and consequences of our analysis and work to the safety of offshore operations and personnel.

Position Qualifications


  • Fluent English (spoken and written).
  • Degree qualified in relevant engineering discipline.
  • Between 5- and 10-years’ experience as an Electrical, Controls and Instrumentation Engineer within the Energy Sector.
  • Established working experience in Control Systems, integration and Functional Safety.
  • Willingness to learn new skills as DNV adapts to meet the needs of a changing world.


  • Chartership with a relevant Engineering Institution.
  • Working experience in Functional Safety and Cyber Security.
  • IECEx Certification – Personnel Competence.
  • Offshore experience with BOSIET Qualification.
  • Understanding of applicable offshore legislation for the UKCS. Knowledge & understanding of applicable codes and standards used within the Oil and Gas industry.
  • Understanding of the challenges posed by the Energy Transition.


We offer:

  • Lifestyle benefits (26 days of annual leave + opportunity for up to 10 days unpaid leave, sabbatical leave, flexible working options).
  • A permanent contract.
  • Wellbeing benefits (inc Private Medical and Dental Insurance, Health Assessments, Gym allowance and free fruit).
  • Pension Scheme: employer-matched pension contributions (employer contribution - up to 9%).
  • Travel benefits (inc Season Ticket Loan and Cycle to Work Scheme).
  • Life Assurance and Group Income Protection benefits.
  • Electric Vehicle Salary Sacrifice Scheme (for personal use).
  • Re-imbursement of relevant Professional Membership Fees (up to £500)..
  • Access to employee retail discount site for high street and on-line shopping.
  • Company contribution towards; eye tests and glasses (for computer/laptop users), and Flu Vaccination.
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) – providing free and confidential support for issues including work, family, relationships, money and health.

If you think you are the person to help us achieve our goals - don't forget to apply!

Company & Business Area Description

We are seeking for a talented and motivated Engineer/Senior Electrical, Control and Instrumentation Engineer to join our Energy Systems CAPEX team.


DNV Energy Systems, as the world’s leading resource of independent energy experts and technical advisors, we help industries and governments tonavigate the many complex, interrelated transitions taking place globally and regionally in the energy industry. We are committed to supporting our customers complete their projects safely and transition faster to a deeply decarbonized energy system.

Company & Business Area Description

You will work within a motivated, supportive team of engineers, project managers and support staff with various experience levels within the CAPEX Section and wider Offshore Infrastructure Department, on a wide range of exciting projects and initiatives, to ensure existing energy project is safe, and to prepare ourselves and clients for secure energy supply as we move through the energy transition.


Some typical projects are

  • Complex greenfield and brownfield development projects for third party verification including design review and field inspection and commissioning.
  • Technical qualifications of emerging technologies and designs for energy transition.
  • Advisory support to internal and external clients on wide range of traditional and renewable energy projects.

Our clients range from owners, operators, EPC contractors, design house, yards and manufactures, and emerging energy transition companies etc.  


We are looking for a Engineer/Senior Engineer in the Electrical, Control and Instrumentation Engineer discipline, particularly in the areas of electrical generation equipment, UPS and batteries along with experience in control systems and integration, knowledge of functional safety and cyber security expertise would be beneficial.


As an Engineer/Senior Engineer, you will be expected to have a good understanding of electrical and control systems and be ready and able to apply your knowledge expertise, to assure the highest quality of service delivery to meet customer requirements within the timeframe, costs and quality standards established.


In this role you will also support on bidding and assist with the development of a growing team of engineers. The role will be office based (hybrid model) with field trips as needed by the projects.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

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