Electrical System Design Engineer

Requisition Number:  8505
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Cranberry Township, PA, US, 16066

Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Safety System Engineer. support the design and implementation of safety related Instrumentation and Control (I&C) systems. Individuals will support functional and system design and analysis including performing mean time between failure (MTBF) calculations, failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA), reliability block diagram (RBD) modeling, and writing the conclusive reports associated with these tasks for various types of nuclear control systems and components.


Your Day-to-Day:

  • Development of Functional Logic Diagrams
  • Development of Design Specifications
  • Use an electronic component’s bill of materials to calculate a predicted MTBF using Reliability Workbench software.
  • Analyze field data to calculate a component’s observed MTBF.
  • Work with a subject matter expert to create a failure modes and effects analysis for a component, system, or process.
  • Construct a block diagram of a system in Reliability Workbench to calculate various parameters of the system to show compliance to customer requirements.
  • Scoping and cost estimating impacts of design changes on existing designs
  • Supporting Project Management on schedule creation
  • Compose clear and concise reports of the above tasks for internal and external customers.


Who You Are:

As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team:

  • BS in Electrical Engineering; 2022 & 2023 New Graduate Electrical Engineers encouraged to apply. 
  • Strong technical interest, including a desire and willingness to learn.
  • Ability to apply fundamental mathematical, statistical, and engineering principles.
  • Ability to work within a team and also be able to handle certain tasks independently.
  • Ability to effectively communicate (written and verbal) analyses basis, summary of results, proposed solutions, and implementation instructions to customers and team members.


Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being.  In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

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