Network Support / Virtual Systems

Requisition Number:  2640
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Huntsville, AL, US, 35806

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 an IT PC/Network Service Technician.

Your Day-to-Day:


  • Much of the activity performed in this position will be configuration of servers, workstations and 3rd party software product. Successful candidate must eagerly accept this aspect of the job.
  • Must be a self-starter and demonstrate initiative
  • Must be a good communicator and willing to work directly with customers and end users of the Plant Automation and Monitoring Systems (PAMS) products
  • Must work well in a team and be respectful of teammates and team leaders
  • Must be willing to accept the decisions of the team and team leadership regarding technical matters
  • Willing to take on new challenges but also work on mundane activities as needed
  • Willing to travel (approximately 10%)


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

  • Associates Degree or Equivalent required
  • Ability to obtain and maintain unescorted access to power plants required.  

Technical/Skill Profile

  • Knowledgeable and able to configure Networks (understands TCP and UDP as well as basic IPV4 architecture)
  • Knowledgeable and able to configure all current Microsoft Operating Systems (Server 2008 R2/2012 R2/2016, Windows 8/8.1/10, etc.)
  • Knowledgeable and able to configure Microsoft Domains (understands Domain architecture)
  • Knowledgeable and able to install and configure Microsoft SQL Server (various versions)
  • Knowledgeable and able to configure network switches including configuring RADIUS
  • Knowledgeable of virtualization technologies and VMware ESXi specifically (specifics include VMware clustering and HA/FT)
  • Knowledgeable and able to configure SIEM software in general (specifically SolarWinds Log and Event Manage, Orion NPM, SAM and Kiwi Syslog Server)
  • Knowledgeable and able to configure FireSight/Firepower from Cisco
  • Proficient in programming in C/C++
  • Knowledgeable and able to use Microsoft Visual Studio (various versions from VS2008 forward)


The following skills are not required but are a plus:

  • Experience with Scan, Log and Alarm systems like the one offered by PAMS (i.e. PMS and SDS)
  • Knowledge of penetration testing or experience with products like Nessus, Nmap and WinAudit
  • Knowledge of the of the open source community and what is available through that community
  • Experience with PowerShell scripting
  • Experience with Python scripting
  • Experience with mobile application development (both Android and iOS)
  • Experience with cloud computing and the configuration and use of a cloud environment (i.e. Azure, EC2, Cloudstack, etc.)
  • Experience with Metascan or other similar AV tool

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.

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