Intern - Wind Turbine Testing & Performance


Quality Assurance Internship

Local Unit & Position Description

Are you a student that's passionate about contributing to the global transition to renewable energy? Are you excited to manage high-level project execution and perform technical analysis on meteorological mast and wind turbine data? This internship may be for you!

DNV GL - Energy is seeking an Intern to join its Wind Turbine Testing section. This unit specializes in conducting power performance tests of industrial-scale wind turbines. This internship is based at our office in Seattle, WA.

Tasks May Include
  • Wind turbine power performance data analysis to support research topics and/or production client projects
  • Developing new code, and implementing existing data structures and execution code to support the above analytical work
  • Data monitoring and analysis to international standards and internal best practices
  • Other duties to support production work, including, but not limited to: report writing, workshop support, remote troubleshooting, critical reviewing
  • Developing tools and processes to continuously improve quality and value of delivery

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Aeronautical, Electrical, or Mechanical Engineering, Atmospheric Science, Environmental Science, or Mathematics/Physics required
  • Currently enrolled in a graduate degree program with a focus on Renewable Energy Engineering required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word
  • Ability to write, manipulate, and edit code in MATLAB, Javascript, Python, and/or SQL preferred
  • Strong written and verbal English language communication skills
  • We conduct pre-employment drug and background screening
**Immigration-related benefits, such as visa sponsorship, are unavailable for this position**

Opportunities Beyond Business

Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work towards our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future.

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. For more information about your rights under the law, see:

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Company & Business Area Description

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.

Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

DNV GL delivers world-renowned testing and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV GL 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!