Ex Engineer - Norway

Oslo, Norway
Supply Chain & Product Assurance
Position type:
Full Time


About us

We are the independent expert in assurance and risk management. Driven by our purpose, to safeguard life, property, and the environment, we empower our customers and their stakeholders with facts and reliable insights so that critical decisions can be made with confidence.

As a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful organizations, we use our knowledge to advance safety and performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions to tackle global transformations.

About the role

Do you see yourself as a technical expert in equipment for explosive atmosphere? Join our team today!

Equipment placed in explosive atmosphere, such as in hydrogen generation units, oil & gas platforms, refineries, mines, sawmills, etc., often requires certification for protection against ignition and explosion. DNV Product Assurance AS is a certification body of such equipment, with personnel working out of Oslo and Stavanger offices, and with own accredited test lab located at Oslo, Norway.

We are seeking a skillful, curious and agile engineer in our Ex-team. You will be part of a competent team who are responsible for assessing and testing equipment and components against ATEX, IECEx, UKEX, INMETRO, international standards (EN, IEC, etc.), etc.; the deliverables from us are ticket to trade for our customers. This position gives an opportunity to work with and learn about various products and systems used in the explosive atmosphere. You will also interact with customers both external and internal, and actively participate in the section's effort towards efficiency and process improvement.

Your responsibilities:

  • Type examination and design examination of Ex equipment,
  • Document review for compliance with the requirements,
  • Testing of Ex equipment at the lab,
  • Witnessing tests and product assessment at Ex equipment manufacturer,
  • Guide and offer technical clarifications to customers and DNV local offices,
  • Contribute to maintain, improve and streamline our work process and section goals,
  • High customer focus.

For more information about the position, please contact:

Vishnu M R Rao, Nordic Manager for PA Industrial, Vishnumurthi.ragavendhra.rao@dnv.com


What we offer

  • A competitive compensation and benefits package, including 6 weeks of vacation in total, pension benefits, profit share,
  • A meaningful job with one of Europes most attractive employers,
  • Develop your work experience, perspective, and network,
  • Tailor made training and courses with opportunities for own development.
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.

About you

  • You have Bachelors or Masters degree preferably within electrical/electronic engineering. Relevant HAZLOC (Ex) equipment certification experience can compensate for education,
  • You have some experience with Ex product certification or verification,
  • You have ability to handle several projects in parallel,
  • You have good communication skills in English.


Profit Share

You’ll be part of our global profit share scheme that means we all share in our success as a business. If we profit, so do you. This will be part of our Total Compensation approach each year and depends on our year-end results.

Personal Development

You’ll have a lot of opportunities to learn and grow. Whether it’s building your network, having resources to plan and realise your career goals or enjoying genuine freedom to satisfy your curiosity, we’ll make sure you’re always growing and developing

Purpose-led organization

You become part of a world-leading company where we know and live our purpose; to safeguard life, property, and the environment, with the opportunity to tackle global change through your work.

Attractive rewards

We focus on work/life balance and offer employees flexible working hours and workplace, six weeks annual vacation, subsidised canteen, competitive pension, insurance, and a global profit share scheme.

Supportive and caring culture

We offer opportunities to connect through social and professional networks. Our largest community CONNECT, organizes after-work events and informal meetings throughout the year.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

At DNV, our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is not only an ethical choice, but also a business decision.

Diversity, fairness, and a sense of belonging are a source of strength for our people, our business, and our customers, and help us to deliver on our purpose, vision, and values.

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Working here

Since 1864 we’ve been dedicated to safeguarding life, property and the environment. Today we remain at the forefront of new technologies and techniques to help our customers transform for a more sustainable future.

At DNV you can expect to deliver career and industry defining work. You’ll be given the time to build your network, the resources to support your development, and the freedom to satisfy your curiosity and desire to learn.

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