Senior Nuclear Engineer

Requisition Number:  12540
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, Core Engineering & Software Development is looking for an experienced Nuclear Engineer to join the Nuclear Design team and perform complex nuclear engineering standard and non-standard analysis work, and provide technical leadership in design, development, training, performance, and delivery of complex products and services.

Your Day-to-Day:
Perform standard and non-standard reload analysis work for US and international customers, following approved methodologies and procedures (METCOM, ESM, Fuels procedures), maintaining focus on nuclear safety and quality.
Perform engineering design and analysis and propose solutions to complex problems that are not well defined.
Interface with customers and multi-functional project teams. May act as expert knowledge resource of specific engineering discipline.
Lead work of other engineers and provide periodic performance feedback to them.
Identify, define, and direct approach for successful resolution of significant technical nuclear design issues.
Coordinate and integrate complex technical projects that encompass multi-functional areas; successfully achieve established budget and schedule requirements.
Provide appropriate internal/external personnel with periodic updates and recommendations regarding nature and status of work.
Develop and deliver presentations to communicate status, problem resolution or promote related business products.
Additional Responsibilities:

Identify and support business growth opportunities and present recommendations to management.
Lead integration and development of major technical descriptions in support of customer proposals.
Develop new or improved products/services utilizing knowledge of economic studies and recent technical developments.
Coordinate and/or prepare technical documents for products/services.
Develop procedures, processes and/or methods for implementing technical requirements.


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

Bachelor’s degree in Nuclear Engineering or equivalent
Minimum 4 years of relevant experience; 5 plus years preferred
Strong written and verbal communication skills and comfortable leading meetings and giving presentations.
Strong interpersonal skills, experience working effectively in a team environment.
Experience interfacing with customers.



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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