Principal Engineer - Neutronics

Requisition Number:  12590
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.

We are currently looking for a Principal Engineer - Neutronics to join our Neutronics Code and Methodology Development group on our Digital & Innovation team.  This is a US Only REMOTE role.


Your Day to Day:

  • Develop code and methodology updates to be implemented in Westinghouse neutronics/nodal code suite.
  • Understand code interfaces to enable parallel/cross-functional development activities
  • Write/Review software calculations to document requirements for code updates
  • Edit codes and update them with the new methodology or more efficient software techniques


Who You Are:

  • BS Nuclear Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Desired:  Minor Software Engineering or Computer Science
  • 5+ Years experience, 10+ typical
  • FORTRAN (must-have), C++, and Python (desired)
  •  ANC, NJOY, POLCA, MCNP, SERPENT, Monte Carlo methods, Nuclear Data Processing experience preferred

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

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