Sr. Engineer

Requisition Number:  12527
Company:  Westinghouse Electric Co

Madison, PA, US, 15663

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.


Senior Engineer, at Westinghouse, you will be part of a talented team that supports the nuclear field service product lines!  

Generall Job Functions: In this role, you’ll help to create and maintain Non-Destructive Testing and robotic delivery systems for our internal and external nuclear customers.  We need electrical/software system experts to develop, design, and diagnose our systems to continuously improve performance and robustness. Ideal candidates have both a software and electrical background. 


Duties and Responsibilities (in the order of priority)

Your Day to Day:

  • Designing, developing, and enhancing software for robotic delivery systems (writing, debugging, and testing code during the development cycle)
  • Selecting hardware control components, integrating them into automated data acquisition systems, and developing the software to control them.
  • Identifying areas of weakness in existing systems and making recommendations for continuous improvement.
  • Troubleshoot and understanding problems in the deployment of complex systems into challenging field conditions.  Develop ways to understand and solve them.
  • Pursue state of the art development and design practices.


Education and Qualifications / Skills and Competencies: 

Who You Are:

  • BS in Electrical/Computer/Systems Engineering with 5-10 years’ experience
  • Advanced degree in Electrical/Computer/Systems Engineering Preferred
  • Communicating with internal and external system operators to troubleshoot issues in-person or over email, phone, video chat, etc.
  • Understanding motion control theory/application programming.
  • Software development using Visual Studio (C/C++/C#) for Windows 10
  • Previous work with robotics, and/or motion controllers
  • Graphical User Interface (GUI) development in using Win32 API, MFC, Java or WinForms.
  • 3D data modeling using OpenGL
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge of Non-Destructive Examination (Ultrasound and/or Eddy Current) principles.

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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