Senior Mechanical Engineer

Requisition Number:  5081
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 Senior Mechanical Engineer on our WESTEMS Team based in Cranberry Township, PA.  

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Performing a variety of engineering tasks in support of our Westinghouse-developed WESTEMS program.  The WESTEMS program is a fatigue aging management

software for monitoring plant transients and performing fatigue analysis.

  • Developing site specific WESTEMS models
  • Processing data from operating plants to develop transient cycle counts and fatigue usage at monitored locations
  • Supporting coding upgrades to the WESTEMS software to enhance its functionality and efficiency
  • Providing ongoing customer support for use of the WESTEMS software, including software installation, training, and user group meetings
  • Interfacing with external customers to define projects for commercial offers

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

•    Bachelor degree in mechanical engineering 
•    Minimum 4 years of applicable experience required; 6 plus year preferred

  • Component structural analysis
  • Piping systems and component analysis

•    Experience with ASME Section III and Section XI criteria preferred
•    Experience with FEA and ANSYS/ABAQUS preferred.
•    Strong communication skills 
•    Ability to learn quickly and display a strong attention to detail

•    Nuclear plant primary systems knowledge 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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