Digital Trainee Programme

Location NO-Høvik
Requisition ID
Business Area
Information Technology/Software Development
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee
Close Date (dd/mm/yyyy)

Local Unit & Position Description

The DNV Digital Trainee Programme is a structured programme for graduates with interest in IT, programming, digital technology, UX design, Cyber Security, Data Science, Cybernetics and Software Development who want to start a career with us.


The trainee programme will last 18 months and will be individually tailored to each trainee to ensure that you get the right competence for your future role in DNV.  During this time, you will get the opportunity to work in different parts of the organisation an acquire in-depth understanding of our business. You will work with exciting technologies towards our target markets to solve customer problems and deliver sustainable results. The programme will also give you a chance to attend networking events and benefit from a rich offer of training courses that will boost your development. You will be a permanent employee of DNV from the beginning.


After an introduction to the company and our culture you will be working with innovative processes and exciting technologies in day-to-day business and in project work. Alongside job rotations and optional international assignments, you will develop a strong trainee network. Social gatherings and common training events will provide possibilities to share experience and knowledge with other trainees. Your development journey will be supported by a dedicated mentor.

Position Qualifications

In the recruitment process, we will focus on the candidates’ passion and interests in addition to documented education and skills.


We value that you are: 

  • Curious and passionate about learning new technologies
  • Proactive and eager to get things done 
  • Eager to work in a team but also to take ownership of own tasks  
  • Able to give and receive feedback  
  • Have sharp analytical abilities 
  • Have a security mindset in all you do
  • Have an interest in design and user experience (where relevant)

Reasons to work with us:

Attractive rewards: We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including 6 weeks annual vacation, subsidized canteen, health services, and competitive pension, insurance, and parental leave agreement, in addition to a global profit share scheme.   

Work/life balance: We offer flexible working and have a focus on work/life balance for our employees. 

Supportive and caring culture: Our international culture embodies diverse colleagues who value teamwork and inclusion across business areas and borders. You may also join employee associations to establish networks through social and professional activities. Our largest society CONNECT throws after-works and informal meetings all year long for you to join.  

Career and development: The possibilities to grow and develop your competencies and ambitions within DNV are extensive. We have a strong company culture with emphasis on growth mindset, competence sharing and professional and personal development.  

By joining DNV you become part of a world-leading company whose purpose is to safeguard life, property, and environment.  You will also be part of a culture where our values “we care, we share, we dare” characterize how we act towards each other, our customers and perform our work.  


At our Høvik office we are located in beautiful surroundings by the sea and can offer access to sailboats, kayaks, tennis courts etc. We have more than 30 activity groups for you to join, as well as gym facilities located on our premises. 

It is also worth noting that we offer free parking and shuttle buses from Skøyen, Lysaker and Sandvika. 


When applying please include your CV and your updated overview of your diplomas and transcripts. 

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 are a world-leading provider of digital solutions and software applications with focus on the energy, maritime and healthcare markets. Supported by our domain knowledge we enable companies to digitize and manage business critical activities in a sustainable, cost-efficient, safe and secure way. We are now looking for graduates who are ready to join us from August 2023. Is that you?

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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