Consultant – Hydrogen Segment Advisory

Location SG-Singapore
Requisition ID
Business Area
Energy Systems
Posting Position Type
Permanent Employee

Local Unit & Position Description

Hydrogen is expected to play a significant role in decarbonising the world’s energy supply to mitigate climate change. DNV carries out an extensive range of hydrogen projects, including advising governments, infrastructure owners and major hydrogen developers on technology, economic, environmental and policy issues. We help our customers to navigate the complex issues involved in selecting and deploying hydrogen technologies.


Our hydrogen team works for a broad range of energy sector customers that are at the heart of the energy transition. Our consultants and engineers deliver specialised and impartial advisory services to clients in throughout the region and across the world. We are passionate about helping low carbon energy technologies develop safely and cost-effectively and deliver significant emissions reduction in practice.

As a ‘hydrogen consultant’ you will be part of a team of specialists focused on decarbonised gas in the energy transition. The team is part of a global DNV network of specialists in the hydrogen value chain also delivering broader decarbonisation strategies for industry, transport and homes. It is an exciting time to join – the demand for our hydrogen services is growing rapidly as countries look to deliver their climate commitments, and you will become part of a team of some of the world’s leading experts in this field.


You will support the Hydrogen Technical Director on projects alongside multi-disciplinary teams to provide a coordinated approach to solving customer problems. These projects may include work scopes such as:

  • Feasibility studies for implementation of hydrogen as part of an end to end decarbonisation option.
  • Techno-commercial evaluation.
  • Technical due diligence.
  • Technical Advisory related to gas network conversion, pipeline repurposing, safety, risk and related services.
  • Value chain optimisation from production through to end use and support to roadmap development based on market assessments.
  • Material testing and qualification advisory services.

Successful delivery of these projects will require you to:

  • Be a point of contact for customer communication and lead or support teams in the delivery of DNV projects.
  • Manage and control quality, cost, and schedule of DNV’s work packages to meet stakeholder requirements.
  • Understand risks and provide mitigation measures associated with H2 related projects at various phases.
  • Demonstrate in-depth technical knowledge and an ability and willingness to work outside your comfort zone to develop class-leading insights for diverse clients.

You may be required to support other projects led by other technical teams in APAC with your technical expertise and project management capability.


This will require you to:

  • Lead projects as project manager or work as part of project delivery team.
  • Contribute to technical reports in and related to your field of expertise clearly communicating findings while exercising sound engineering judgement.
  • Develop rapidly and interact effectively with related disciplines locally and globally.
  • Manage cross-discipline project teams to meet contractual requirements.
  • Travel within APAC for customer engagement and project delivery.

Assist with business development activities including:

  • Establish, develop and maintain customer relationships that are long-term with a focus on repeat business.
  • Understand client needs and promote services that would best suit their requirements in markets where they are operating.
  • Participate in industry events and ensure that the company and service offerings are well-recognised.
  • Develop, write and manage/facilitate terms of reference and/or proposals.
  • Act as an effective liaison between customer and DNV, as well as an ambassador for DNV's business solutions and capabilities.

Position Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering.
  • Possession of advanced technical degree or relevant project management certifications such as PMP® is desirable.
  • Aptitude for consulting ideally with relevant hydrogen experience.
  • Track record of leading projects and with strong organisational skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills in English.
  • Ability to work and interact effectively and professionally with contacts at all levels and from a variety of backgrounds - customers and co-workers.
  • Flexibility and adaptability –tasks and requirements may change quickly.
  • Desire to work in an international team with high performance standards.

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.


DNV Singapore ranks number one in the Professional Services category in Singapore’s Best Employers 2022 survey conducted by the research firm Statista, in partnership with The Straits Times.


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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