Software Engineer

Requisition Number:  8486
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Huntsville, AL, US, 35608

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.

Software Engineer - role is located at the Huntsville, Alabama location - must be local - remote work not available 

Your Day to Day:

  • Develop a working knowledge and understanding of the System Platform, functionality and hardware

·       Design, develop, implement, support, and maintain software applications based on business requirements, using approved technologies and coding standards.

·       Design, develop, implement, support, and maintain software components and systems to adhere to and satisfy engineering, scientific, regulatory, and manufacturing requirements.

·       Act as a entry level in design development, coding, testing, and debugging new and legacy applications.

·       Apply secure coding practices to prevent security vulnerabilities in code and apply object-oriented principles when implementing solutions.

·       Maintain code quality through unit testing and solid documentation.

·       Communicate with business partners to gather accurate specifications for new enhancements and applications.

·       Maintain knowledge of application security best practices and modern vulnerabilities




Education and Qualifications / Skills and Competencies:


·       B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent

·       0-3 years of experience in software development

·       C/C++ programing experience

·       Experience writing requirements specifications, test procedures , users guides and test reports.

·       Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

·       Experience in Modbus/OPC protocols desired

·       Familiarity with Cisco switch configuration desired

·       Experience with Windows socket programming.

·       Experience with Wireshark troubleshooting desired.

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

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.

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