Senior Consultant - Energy Transition

Location DE-Dresden | DE-BR-Schönefeld
Requisition ID
Business Area
Energy Systems
Location Details
Dresden, Berlin - Germany
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee

Local Unit & Position Description

Do you want to make the energy transition a success and are you keen to take on the technically demanding challenges of an energy supply of the future? Do you want to contribute to climate protection and help digitalize grid operators?



In the Digital System Operation team, we support national and international power grid operators in the integration of renewable energies into the power grid and the secure management of power grids in the context of the energy transition.


You will drive relevant topics of the energy transition and develop into a Knowledge Lead in a selected area. We are currently working for our numerous national and international customers on topics such as the development of high-performance grid management, the implementation of congestion management Redispatch 2.0, the transition to low-voltage grid management and the establishment of company-wide data management. We act as project managers, moderators, experts and forward thinkers for our customers.


Furthermore, you will support our customers in analyzing and implementing business processes with the aim of adapting them to current and future challenges. In this work, you will always demonstrate the ability to lead and effectively shape the exchange with customers through targeted moderation.

Position Qualifications

  • Solution- and customer-oriented way of working
  • Independent work in a team, ability to prioritize and coordinate
  • Confident and self-assured appearance in front of customers up to C-level
  • Confident and management-ready preparation of complex contexts
  • Motivation to develop thematically
  • Quick comprehension and flexible reaction to customer requests
  • Desire to grow together with a team where knowledge is shared, and feedback is desired
  • Good basic understanding of the energy industry/technology desirable
  • Good knowledge of (power) control systems desirable
  • Fluent German and Good English skills
  • Willingness to travel for customer projects with focus on Germany


Orientation Study programs:

  • Industrial Engineering, Business Informatics, Business Administration, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering


We offer:

  • A challenging environment to shape the successful energy transition.
  • Working in a motivated team at DNV and with the customer - strong team cohesion, e.g. through joint team activities
  • Development of innovative, disruptive and market-leading concepts of the future power grid management
  • Opportunities to participate in various national and international projects in the field of power grid operations
  • Flexible possibilities to work in the office or home office
  • Mentoring program during onboarding
  • Many opportunities for personal development - possibilities to quickly take on high responsibility, e.g. as a subject matter expert or project manager
  • Guaranteed continuous learning through feedback, exchange in the team and work with the customer
  • Extensive, international and active network of experts for knowledge exchange
  • Permanent employment


Further DNV benefits:

  • Working in a congenial and dynamic team with a varied and challenging field of duties
  • Great potential for knowledge transfer by experienced engineers in a wide range of fields
  • Flexible place of work (in the office, from home and in the facilities of our clients)
  • Flexible working hours, the weekly working time is 39 hours
  • Attractive salary incl. profit share and an employer-supported pension
  • Further attractive additional services, use of company benefits, such as bike leasing from Jobrad, public transport cost allowance, food allowance
  • Wide range of opportunities for individual further education, training and advancement
  • The opportunity to actively shape the energy transition

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 complex, 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.

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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