Senior Engineer - Advanced Reactor Modeling and Simulation

Requisition Number:  6843
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co
Location: 

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 a Senior Engineer – Advanced Reactor Modeling and Simulation
 

Job Responsibilities Day-to-Day:

In this position the Senior Engineer with be working with the advanced reactor engineering team, including the eVinciTM Micro Reactor project team, to perform modeling and simulation activities and can expect to be responsible for the following:

  • Provide technical support for assigned work performed in the modeling and simulation of micro reactor systems and components
  • Perform modeling and analysis of advanced reactor designs using a variety of engineering tools and methods. Develop documentation related to these calculations and analyses
  • Work with cross functional teams (i.e. system and component design, testing, manufacturing, materials, etc.) to solve challenging technical problems to progress the eVinci Micro Reactor and other advanced reactor designs
  • Interface with technical leads and project managers in coordination of activities associated with assigned work scope
  • Occasional travel to vendors, contractors, testing sites, etc., as needed to support development activities

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

  • BS Degree in Nuclear Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or recognized equivalent required
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience
  • Ideally have nuclear safety analysis or modeling and simulation experience - finite element analysis (FEA), computational fluid dynamics (CFD), neutronics analysis (MCNP, Serpent), etc.
  • Must possess analytical skills, critical thinking, attention to detail and excellent communication skills including technical writing
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects and tasks within an innovative development program

 

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.

 

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

 

Get connected with Westinghouse on social media:
Twitter | Facebook | LinkedIn| YouTube

Employment opportunities may require access to information which is subject to the export control regulations of the United States. Hiring decisions for such positions are required by law to be made in compliance with these regulations. Applicants for employment opportunities in other countries must be able to meet the comparable export control requirements of that country and of the United States.

  Twitter  


Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Job Segment: Nuclear Engineering, Nuclear, Manufacturing Engineer, Technical Writer, Environmental Engineering, Engineering, Energy, Technology