Estimated Start Date
November / December 2023
Estimated Duration of Work
Direct / Long Term
System Design Engineer
Specific Areas of Responsibility:
- Develop engineering and licensing requirements for nuclear systems, structures, and components.
- Develop process flow diagrams, piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID), system descriptions, specifications, thermal and pressure loss calculations, and control logic.
- Develop design specifications for individual system components such as heat exchangers, pumps, valves, etc.
- Develop equipment specifications and interact with vendors to obtain vendor input/design confirmation of various components.
- Review component drawings and system P&IDs to ensure compliance to the drawing standards and system/component requirements.
- Applicants should be prepared to play an active role in a project-driven and highly integrated engineering team.
- BS in Engineering from an ABET-accredited program is required.
- Strong academic background in fluid mechanics and/or thermal engineering.
- 5-10 years of experience in the field or in a related area.
- Effective communication, organizational and interpersonal skills.
- Excellent attention to detail and capable of producing error-free documents.
- Effective communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
- Strong math, analytical, problem-solving, and computer skills.
- Eligible to work under 10 CFR Part 810.
Optional Additional Qualifications:
- Master’s degree in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, nuclear engineering, or closely related field.
- Industry experience in design / fabrication of products such as heat exchangers, piping valves and pumps, and ASME components.
- Experience working with engineers and fabricators to develop designs and drawings.
- Knowledge and understanding of ASME Y14.5 standards.
- Knowledge and understanding of US domestic or international licensing standards.
- Experience with using SolidWorks, AutoCAD, and SmartPlant software suites.
- Experience in commercial nuclear or naval nuclear design.