Discipline Responsible Engineer for Power Transformer

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Statnett is seeking a Discipline Responsible Engineer for Power Transformers

Statnett is a technology company where innovation, R&D, and the introduction of new technology are fundamental to our development and deliveries. The Technology Development Department is part of Technology and Transformation. We have a highly-skilled, interdisciplinary work environment and are responsible for all of Statnett's technical solutions and standards for network installations. Our main deliveries include technology development, introduction of new technology, technology standardization, and technical responsibility in procurement and supplier development.

We are looking for a new colleague to join our technical team in the field of power transformers, reactors, and neutral point reactors.

Statnett focuses on effective routines and processes for execution (from procurement to warranty inspection), and increased digitalization will contribute to this. We therefore emphasize digital skills and interest in information models, sensor data, and performance calculations, among others.

Statnett is active in international standardization work and national and international forums in the field. You will participate in such work and help develop professional competence in a strong technical environment.

We have installations throughout Norway, and the workplace for the position will be at one of Statnett's offices in Oslo, Trondheim, Sandnes, Sunndalsøra, or Alta.


  • Statnett's technical responsibility in power transformers, reactors, and neutral point reactors, including technical solutions and standards

  • Technical responsibility for technology strategies, technology development, introduction of new technology, standardization, and implementation within Statnett in the field

  • Further develop technical standards and specifications in the field

  • Participate in supplier qualification and development of procurement/contract strategies

  • Engage in internal, national, and international professional networks, research collaborations, and standardization bodies

  • Drive professional development and knowledge transfer within Statnett


  • Preferably higher education in electrical power engineering; extensive relevant experience can compensate for the education requirement

  • Solid experience and professional strength in large power transformers, reactors, and neutral point reactors. System voltage up to 420 kV and 1000 MVA

  • Desirable to have experience in power engineering/supplier or from the production of power transformers

  • Desirable to have experience in procurement and operation of power transformers, reactors, and neutral point reactors

  • The person employed must be able to undergo security clearance and authorization in accordance with the provisions of the Security Act/Sikkerhetsloven

Personal Characteristics
We are looking for an innovative and opportunity-oriented professional who can collaborate and facilitate cross-functional cooperation. You are clear and organized in your communication, have the ability to simplify complex issues and see holistic solutions based on both operational and strategic needs. We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a strong interest in and comprehensive understanding of the field

  • Is committed to Statnett's strategy and goals

  • Ensures the development of Statnett by encouraging simplification, improvement, and innovation

  • Builds relationships across functions and ensures effective interdisciplinary collaboration

  • Can communicate clearly and effectively

  • Has the ability and interest to solve complex challenges

  • Can communicate clearly and effectively.

  • Has the ability and interest to solve complex challenges.

We Offer
Working with us means you will help shape the country's most important infrastructure in a company that is at the forefront of meeting tomorrow's energy challenges. Here you will have the opportunity to drive technological innovation forward and also ensure a sustainable future. With a strong focus on continuous improvement and development, you will be part of a work environment that values your expertise and contributions while supporting your professional growth.

  • Opportunity to be part of a business area with a high focus on technology development, standardization, and implementation.

  • A strong interdisciplinary technical environment with good development opportunities and great colleagues.

  • Good pension and insurance schemes, flexible working hours.

  • Occupational health service.

  • Company sports team and gym.

  • Company cabins.

Does this sound interesting? We look forward to receiving your application and CV!
We encourage all qualified individuals to apply regardless of gender, cultural background, gaps in CV, or functional ability.

Why Choose to Work at Statnett?

  • We prioritize health, environment, and safety above all.

  • We manage the country's most important infrastructure.

  • We focus on creating internal career paths and developing our employees.

  • We facilitate a good balance between work and leisure.

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of gender, cultural background, gaps in CV, or functional ability.

Application Requirements
We only process applications registered electronically with relevant attachments. Statnett manages critical infrastructure and follows guidelines and legal security requirements from Norwegian authorities in our hiring processes. We conduct background checks based on the Energy Act and follow security requirements from Norwegian authorities upon hiring. If the position requires security clearance under the Security Act, you must be willing to provide relevant information.

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Capus AS