Electrical Engineer - Offshore Substations

Location KR-Busan | KR-Seoul
Requisition ID
Business Area
Energy Systems
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee

Local Unit & Position Description

Bring a breath of fresh air into your professional life! Are you looking for a job, where you can be a trusted voice to tackle global transformations?


Would you like to thrive in a dynamic, international environment with lots of exciting challenges every day? Do you want to be part of a team of skilled colleagues and in a global organization where we work as one team? We invite qualified engineers looking for opportunities to join our team in Renewables Certification.


Renewables Certification (RC) belongs to business area Energy Systems (ES) with more than 4000 people globally. Renewables Certification has the global responsibility for Type Certification (TC), Component Certification (CC) and Project Certification (PC) for Renewables within ES. Currently Renewables Certification consists of 250+ experts with locations in Beijing, Boston, Copenhagen, Dresden, Esbjerg, Hamburg, Høvik, London, Busan, Shanghai, Taipei and Yokohama.

Renewables Certification is the global market leader in the Renewables Certification market and is involved in 80% of Project Certification for offshore wind parks including offshore substations in the world.


We are looking for experienced electrical engineers, with a strong profile and interest in working with renewable energy.

The work is related to certification of electrical installation for offshore substations and offshore converter platforms. The Section Offshore Substations department in addition work with offshore subsea cable designs and Wind Turbine designs.

As an experienced Electrical Engineer, you will form part of a multidisciplinary team engaged in design verification activities in different disciplines as structural design, fire & safety, and E&I engineering.

Besides the technical work additional project management activities are expected in relation to the different projects.

Position Qualifications

  • Electrical Engineering degree (M.Sc / B.SC) or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience from a similar position, preferably from the consulting or engineering sector
  • Generalist with broad experience in electrical engineering (power engineering or similar) with passion to dive into detailed design aspects of equipment and systems used in high- and low-voltage installations at the same time.
  • Knowledge of relevant IEC standards and ideally knows the essential criteria concerning power system design and rating of components including but not limited to transformers, switchgear, cables, and battery systems
  • Basic knowledge on lightning protection design and EMC will round up the profile.
  • Experience with manufacturing survey, FAT and offshore commissioning will be seen as positive
  • Strong English skills (written and spoken)

You should have the following personal qualifications:

  • Team player with strong communication skills
  • Keep a positive and proactive attitude, with a solution-oriented, pragmatic, and flexible mindset
  • Proactive in achieving results
  • Strong customer centricity and ability to convey the added value of DNV services
  • Self-motivated, self-dependent person with an interest in Renewables Energy
  • Strong logical skills and eagerness to learn and develop
  • Ability to work in depth with assignments and having a good balance between detail and overview

What we offer:

  • Working in a dynamic team with a varied and interesting 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
  • Further attractive additional services
  • Wide range of opportunities for 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 top 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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