dena as an employer

A career with dena

Working at dena means a career at one of the driving forces behind the energy transition in Germany. Each day, we work towards achieving a sustainable energy system — not only at a national level, but also in an international context. We are looking for energetic employees who wish to help shape political and societal process related to the energy transition to join our team in Berlin.

New challenges each day

If you wish to help drive forward innovative and demanding projects with changing challenges in the field of energy policy, you have come to the right place. We are primarily looking for applicants with a degree from the fields of engineering, industrial engineering, the natural sciences, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences.

Working at dena

dena is actively involved in shaping political and societal processes in the field of sustainable energy systems. We are a motivated and creative team and fully back the initiatives we work on. At dena, you will quickly take on responsibilities and have diverse opportunities for development.

Flexible working hours

Around 180 people from different cultures work together at our offices in Berlin. We interact with each other in a personal, straightforward atmosphere. We pay attention to ensuring the reconcilability of a career and family by providing flexible working hours and part-time models. Furthermore, we also offer paid days off if your young ones are sick.

What we offer:

  • A job in an exciting field  -  at the interface between politics and industry
  • Diverse opportunities for development
  • 30 days of leave
  • Open to customised working hour models
  • An attractive workplace at the heart of Berlin
  • Subsidised public transportation tickets and 'Bahncard' train ticket
  • Subsidised company pension plan
  • Annual qualification opportunities and performance reviews
  • And of course, a great team!

We look forward to receiving your application!

Current job openings

You can submit your application directly via our job portal. You will find answers to questions about the application process in our FAQ.

What is the best time to apply for a job at dena?

Feel free to send us your application at any time. An application deadline only applies if it is explicitly stated in the job advertisement.

The basic principle is: As long as an advertisement for a position is still visible, the selection procedure has not been concluded yet. Hence, feel free to apply for it. 

 

How can I apply?

You can find out  about open positions on this page at any time.

 

How is the application process structured?

We look forward to receiving a complete and convincing online application from you (cover letter with CV, a photo if applicable, and relevant documents). You should have the attachments (4 attachments with a max. size of 5 MB) ready so you can easily upload them. After your application is submitted, you will receive a confirmation informing you that it has been received. If we are interested in following up on your application, we will invite you to a personal interview.

 

How long will my data be stored?

You can withdraw your application at any time, and at the same time delete your profile in the job portal. If you do not perform a deletion, your data will remain in our database for a maximum of 18 months after the completion of the hiring procedure. After this period of time, we will anonymise your data and use it exclusively for statistical evaluations.

 

Do you offer internships?

Internships are generally possible. You can find out about our current offers on this page.

 

Does dena offer apprenticeships?

Yes. Since 2004, the dena has been a registered training school, and offers apprenticeships for e.g. IT specialists for system integration or management assistants in event organisation. You can find out about our current offers on this page.