Senior Consultant Power Cables – DNV – Arnhem

  • Arnhem


Stepping up in the cable industry? Join DNV for a dynamic and international career on the top of the cable world!

DNV is one of the world’s leading advisory and verification consultancy firms in Power Cables and is looking for an experienced consultant in the area of Underground and Submarine Power Cables to strengthen our team at our Energy Systems office location in Arnhem, the Netherlands. 

Due to the rapid acceleration and transition to greener and more renewable energy resources worldwide. DNV has seen and experienced an exponential growth to act and be a strategic partner and trusted voice to the industry to tackle this very important energy transition, while also continuing to keep a watchful eye on the management of existing electrical plants and infrastructure. This includes therefore also advisory and verification services DNV perform for Power Cables, which has become a critical and key system component to connect both offshore and onshore for wind farms, solar plants, hydro plants, transmission operators and distribution operators, where our role include the performance of concept design studies, basic system designs, specifications, tender evaluations, design reviews, failure analysis, and inspections and quality assurance during design, manufacturing, installation and commissioning.

As a Senior Consultant Power Cables in Underground and Submarine Power Cables you will be part of the Power Cables Team , and together with other colleagues you will help our customers achieve sustainable, world-class cable systems. 

The projects you execute are for any electrical asset owner, project developer, manufacturer, insurer or other party dealing with high voltage AC or DC power cable systems. Our team in Arnhem, holds a leading position outside and within DNV worldwide, by expertise and experience. Therefore, work is of an international nature, and often in cooperation with other DNV offices (. Korea, Canada, Dubai, Singapore, China, . 

You will provide engineering and consultancy services to customers in the utility and manufacturing industry worldwide. You will be responsible for the management and execution of projects in the field of power cables. You understand the market we operate in and can deliver high-quality content.

What we are asking

We’re looking for a colleague who has strong skills and knowledge of power cables, and is able to develop and maintain good relations with customers such as grid operators, power plants and industries.


  • You have at least 7 years of experience in Underground and/or submarine Power Cables 
  • You have an academic degree in Physics or Electrical Engineering or similar
  • You have strong skills and capabilities in power cable engineering, design and quality assurance
  • You have knowledge of the most recent IEC standards and CIGRE guidelines;
  • You understand the technical consequences of a business decision as well as the business consequences of a technical decision.
  • You are able to lead (inter)national projects and function as a trusted partner of our customers.
  • You are able to work independently and responsibly
  • You have a growing professional network in the energy industry
  • Your English language skills are strong, verbal and in writing (Dutch language skills will be an added benefit)
  • You are willing to travel (inter)nationally on a regular basis.
  • Your home office will be in Arnhem, the Netherlands.

    What we offer

    A career in DNV is not just a job. It is an extraordinary opportunity to develop and enrich your life and make more of a global impact than you ever believed possible.


    We have an enviable client list – we work with the biggest names out there. Whether we work with renowned companies, innovative startups or joint industry projects, you will get a chance to utilize your expertise together with specialists from a wide range of disciplines. 

    We have culture that will broaden your view and deepen your skills. Every year we invest 5% of our revenue on research and development. We also invest strongly in competence development and progression for our people. From on the job learning to joining networks, receiving coaching and participating in training programs, we help to support you progress. 


    Joining us is an opportunity to make the world a better place. Employees in DNV feel strongly about the company’s Purpose to “safeguard life, property and the environment”. This is our reason for being since our formation in 1864. Our Vision to be “a trusted voice to tackle global transformations”, gives our people direction and expresses what we would like to accomplish in the long term.


    You will be part of a culture that embrace the values of caring, daring and sharing. These are the three core values that shape our performance; We care for each other, our customers, our planet, and we take care of ourselves. We dare to explore, to experiment, to be different, and to be courageous, curious, and creative. We share our experience and knowledge. We collaborate with each other and our customers, and we continue to grow and develop as a result.


    Our benefits package is specifically designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being.

  • Receive a competitive compensation package
  • Get secured for the future with our pension scheme, profit share, health care and wellness benefits
  • Enjoy the flexibility to handle your work in a way that suits you and your lifestyle
  • Work with some of the most engaging and competent colleagues in the industry
  • Receive guidance from colleagues around the globe through coaching, mentoring and networks
  • Advance your skills and expertise, through individual development plans and tailored training
  • Develop your managerial skills, by going through our state-of-the-art leadership programs
  • Be part of a world renowned and growing organization with origins dating back to 1864.
  • 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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