Safety Analysis Engineer - Chemical, Nuclear or Mechanical

Requisition Number:  17030
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Etna, PA, US, 15223

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 Safety Analysis Engineer supporting VinciTM Micro Reactors.



In this position, the candidate with be working within the eVinci Safety Analysis team and interfacing with the greater eVinciTM Micro Reactor project team, to perform modeling and safety analysis activities for advanced reactor designs and can expected to be responsible for the following:

  • Provide technical support for assigned work performed in the safety analysis of microreactor systems consistent with regulatory requirements
  • Perform modeling and analysis of advanced reactor designs using a variety of engineering tools and methods. Develop technical documentation and presentations related to these calculations and analyses
  • Work as a cross functional team (i.e. system and component design, testing, manufacturing, materials, etc.) to solve challenging technical problems to progress the eVinci Microreactor and other advanced reactor designs
  • Interface and communicate with technical leads and project managers in coordination of activities associated with assigned work scope


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

  • BS Degree in Chemical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or recognized equivalent required with a minimum 3.0 GPA preferred.
  • 0-3 years of experience
  • Ability to apply fundamental engineering principles with experience or background in thermal hydraulics and applied fluid transport
  • Ideally have modeling or 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 to communicate a variety of issues: project status, issue resolution, engineering recommendations, etc.
  • 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


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