Senior Software Engineer

New Stanton, Pennsylvania
04 Oct 2016
19 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
JobID :   22535BR

Energize your career with Westinghouse Electric Company!  Our commitment to safe, clean nuclear energy is second to none, and we're proud of our rich heritage of technical innovation and commitment to our global customers' success.  If you are interested in being a part of a company that values exceeding customer expectations and providing future generations around the globe with emission-free energy, we want to hear from you.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer in our department.

In this position, a Senior Software Engineer can expect to be responsible for the following:

•      Maintain embedded and application software for protection and control systems including the required infrastructure.

•      Interface with the verification and validation team for the coordination and maintenance of the overall software development lifecycle.

•      Perform trial software modifications to develop and maintain required skill sets.

•      Gain knowledge to become software subject matter expert capable of assisting in system troubleshooting and teaching internal and external customers.

•      Perform routine engineering design evaluations, analyses and product life cycle assessments with specific guidance.

•      Prepare appropriate documentation supporting evaluations, analyses and product life cycle assessments with specific guidance.

•      Verify routine design evaluations, analyses and product life cycle assessments performed by others, as qualified.

•      Interface on a limited basis with customers, vendors and other internal functional groups on engineering level to obtain information necessary to perform work assignments.

•      Obtain results to routine technical problems and recommend mitigation strategies addressing predicted product obsolescence.

•      Develop skills necessary to assume more independent assignments.

•      Identify and recommend improvements in processes on continuing basis and assist in implementation.

•      Plan and schedule own work to meet assignment requirements within scheduler and budgetary requirements.

•        Ensure accuracy and completeness of assigned tasks.

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Job Requirements
The successful candidate for this position will possess the following:

•         Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering or computer science

•         Minimum of 2 years' experience in embedded and application software development including the use of software configuration management systems.

•         An interest in long term association with a product.

•         Desirable PL/M-86, ASM86 and C/C++ programming language experience

•         Desirable Westinghouse Nuclear engineering work experience

•         Desirable Alternately, experience within a highly regulated industry, i.e. medical instrumentation, aerospace avionics, naval nuclear at the most. 

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Employees enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short Term Disability & Long Term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, 401(k) Savings Plan, and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of work/life programs such as flextime and a variety of training and development opportunities.


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