Can you drive business growth through strategic technical leadership?

Northern Lights JV DA
Technical Lead (Business Development Support)

The NLJV Technical department is responsible for projects, subsurface and the technical value chain in Northern Lights. In addition to work performed inhouse, NL JV heavily rely on technical services provided to NLJV from the owner companies.

The Technical Management group is responsible for the integrity of the planned value chain and ensuring all technical aspects throughout the value chain are handled. In addition to studies and project follow up, we also take part in customer negotiations, planning for operations and strategic planning for future growth.

The Technical Management group is manning for follow up technical studies, support commercial negotiations and plan for operations. For this role it is desirable that it is a person with a deep technical understanding within process and has experience with integration across several disciplines

Where you fit in

You are fueled by curiosity and passion about pioneering climate solutions, and you thrive in fast-paced, ever-changing environments where you can leave your mark. The thought of collaborating with a team at the forefront of innovating and commercializing the CCS industry across Norway and Europe excites you, knowing your contributions will play an important role in shaping the future of sustainable energy.

You will play an important role in contributing to the success of Northern Lights by embodying our core values Innovative, Dedicated, Reliable, and Open.

What Northern Lights can offer

NLJV is at the forefront of pioneering the world's first open-source CO2 transport and storage network. Collaborating with industrial emitters across Europe, this presents a truly exciting opportunity to be part of something unique. Joining NLJV also means joining a team of committed, experienced and dedicated colleagues in a positive and inclusive work environment.

Our modern offices in Byfjordparken, a vibrant workspace situated close to the city Center of Stavanger, by the fjord. At Byfjordparken, one can easily walk, cycle, or take the bus. Byfjordparken is complemented by amenities such as subsidized lunch in our canteen 'De 3 stuer'.

We understand the importance of work-life balance, offering the flexibility to partially work from home. Additionally, we provide a competitive salary package, along with comprehensive pension and insurance schemes.

Your role

As our Technical Lead for Business Development Support, you'll spearhead technical negotiations with customers and oversee follow-up activities, driving forward our business initiatives.

Additionally, you'll have the opportunity to lead various other technical tasks, contributing to NLJV Technical projects.

As the business development is diverse, the specific support & participation task set below are indicating some specific tasks but is not an exhaustive list:

  • Technical lead in customer negotiations
  • Technical Due Diligence
  • Integrate with Technical Team
  • Ensure alignment and agreement with best practices and recent developments.
  • Support and develop contract updates for technical and commercial interface matters.
  • Ensure fulfilment of NL JV commitments towards customers
  • Scope, define, follow-up and lead studies, task forces and audits.
  • Support NL JV Operations
  • Contribute for future growth.
  • Contribute to NL JV Business Management System/Governance
  • Support authority and external communication

What we need from you?

The Northern Lights team operates with a "one team" and a strong new business mentality with support from shareholders both directly and through various Service Agreements. You will need to be willing and able to challenge conventional thinking and approaches to arrive at innovative, fit for purpose and effective business outcomes.

More specifically:

  • Strong stakeholder management and influencing skills
  • Ability to see the ‘big picture’ and support technical department and Business Development section
  • Preferably experience from Process engineering, systems engineering or early phase work
  • Good understanding of political processes
  • Familiar with Norwegian work practices and Norwegian authority requirements and EU CCS regulations.
  • While we do not expect every requirement to be met, having experience working across the full value chain, project experience, and technical insight from the oil and gas industry would be advantageous.


We are seeking a candidate with a bachelor or master's degree in a technical discipline, ideally accompanied by experience in commercial negotiations and a comprehensive understanding of technical and multidisciplinary aspects.

We highly value strong communication abilities, both verbal and written, in both Norwegian and English. While not an absolute requirement, proficiency in both languages is preferred.

Occasional travel may occur.

Om arbeidsgiveren

Northern Lights JV is responsible for developing and operating CO2 transport and storage facilities, open to third parties, as part of Longship, the Norwegian Government’s full-scale carbon capture and storage project. When it starts operations in 2024, it will be the first ever cross-border, open-source CO2 transport and storage infrastructure network, shipping CO2 to an onshore receiving terminal at Øygarden on the Norwegian west coast, before being transported by pipeline for permanent storage in a reservoir 2,600 metres under the seabed.
Northern Lights JV DA is a registered, incorporated General Partnership with Shared Liability (DA) owned equally by Equinor, Shell and TotalEnergies.

Byfjordparken 15, 4007 Stavanger
Kraft og energi,
Maritim og offshore,
Olje og gass
Teknisk personell


CO2, Technical Lead, Engineering

Spørsmål om stillingen

Imran Abdul-Majid
Technical Manager
Astri Hundhammer
99 26 77 38
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Byfjordparken 15, 4007 Stavanger


FINN-kode 352131538
Sist endret 8. mai 2024 10:24

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