Dnv Gl AS

Address: Veritasveien 1, 1363 HØVIK
Phone: +47 67579900
Web: http://www.dnvgl.com/software

Vacancy Details

Created 02.09.2015
Expires 06.09.2015
Company Dnv Gl AS
Employment Full-time
Job type Permanent
County Akershus
Phone +47 67579900
Fax +47 38104730
Email dsoftware@dnvgl.com
WWW http://www.dnvgl.com/software

Data Scientist Business Assurance

Company & Business Area Description

Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organisations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification and technical assurance along with software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries.

Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, DNV GL empowers 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.

Originated in 1864, DNV GL operates globally in more than 100 countries with our 16,000 professionals dedicated to helping our customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


As a world-leading certification body, we work with companies to assure the performance of their organisations, products, people, facilities and supply chains through certification, verification, assessment and training.  As part of the larger DNV GL Group, our 2,000 Business Assurance employees worldwide help our customers build sustainable business performance and create stakeholder trust.  We promise to be focused on your future.

With more than 70,000 certificates issued worldwide, our name evokes a strong commitment to safety, quality, and concern for the environment. For years, we have been the preferred certification partner for many Fortune 500 companies, as well as for medium and smaller businesses.  


With our extensive local presence, consolidated global experience across industries and acknowledged technical competence, we are an ideal partner for companies in all sectors. We partner with our customers to help them create value while meeting the world’s economic, social and environmental needs.

Through our certification, verification, assessment and training services, we assure the performance of our customers’ organisations, products, people, facilities, and supply chains.  Working with companies in most industries, and some of the world’s leading brands, in practice, we are virtually everywhere.


Business Assurance is continuously looking to innovate it’s service portfolio to provide excellent services to its customers. We are hence looking for an experienced, self-driven, analytical, and strategic Data Scientist to drive business analytics and automation tools for Business Assurance.


Local Unit & Position Description

You will be responsible for facilitating DNVGL Business Assurance in utilizing the opportunity digitalization offers to it's service portfolio. You will also be given the opportunity to set direction to improve efficiency of existing service delivery, service differentiation and identify opportunities and business models. You should have deep expertise in creation and management of data sets and the proven ability to translate data into meaningful insights. In this role, you will have ownership of end-to-end development of solutions to complex questions, and you will play an integral role in strategic decision-making.


Main tasks and responsibilities will be to:

-  Initiate and lead service innovation and improvement projects

-  Work with business owners (e.g. service & process responsible) to develop and define key business questions, and be able to build analyses to answer those questions.

-  Develop and implement data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and data quality

-  Automate repetitive tasks in a reproducible way, using a script programming language

-  Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets

-  Work closely with management to prioritize business and information needs

-  Locate and define new process improvement opportunities


Position Qualifications

- Our preferred candidate holds a BA/BS Degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or related discipline.

- You have 3+ years of relevant experience with data mining, SQL, Excel macros/VBA, building reporting, and modeling.

- Experience in working with business customers to drive requirements analysis.

- An enthusiastic user of new IT tools & media, follows industry trends

- Excellent English spoken and written

- Project management capabilities


For more information about the position please get in touch with Services and Innovation Manager Bertus Kroondijk at bertus.kroondijk@dnvgl.com.