General Electric Stability & Radiological Analysis Engineer in Asheville, North Carolina

Role Summary:

The Stability & Radiological Analysis (SRA) Engineer will contribute on the SRA team in performing plant thermal-hydraulic stability analyses, plant noise analyses, PRNM stability interface, and other nuclear safety analyses. In addition, will perform MCNP analyses for criticality safety and shielding, fluence evaluations, control blade, dose and decay heat analyses technical analyses supporting BWR applications.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Stability & Radiological Analysis Engineer you will:

  • Perform technical evaluations and provide technical support in the areas of plant thermal-hydraulic stability analyses, plant noise analyses, PRNM stability interface, or criticality safety and shielding, fluence evaluations, control blade, dose and decay heat analyses technical analyses

  • Effectively communicate and coordinate activities with internal and external project managers, technical personnel, and customers on engineering/technical issues

  • Maintain and/or exceed baseline project schedule and cost in delivery of nuclear fuel reload engineering deliverables

  • Prepare, document, and present technical data to internal and external customers

  • Contribute to team process improvements to drive speed and simplification

  • Ensure work is performed with high quality in accordance with NRC rules and regulations, customer requirements, and business quality assurance standards

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering, physics, or closely related science discipline from an accredited college or university

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in nuclear radiological, nuclear safety analysis and methods, or nuclear fuel, core, or plant design

Desired Characteristics:

  • Master's Degree or Ph.D in Nuclear Engineering or closely related discipline from an accredited college or university

  • Experience with BWR technology

  • Knowledge of plant operational support

  • Knowledge of reactor licensing requirements

  • Experience with BWR simulator and use of 3-Dimensional neutron kinetics code (e.g., PANAC, PARCS)

  • Experience in reactivity control such as reactivity insertion accident, rod withdrawal error, control rod drop accident analyses

  • Experience with BWR/PWR system codes such as TRACG, RELAP, TRACE or equivalent safety analysis system codes

  • Object-oriented programming experience such as Java, C#, C++ Demonstrated high energy and the ability to energize others

  • Honest and straightforward with a high level of personal integrity

  • Work easily and communicate effectively within a team environment

  • Strong personal commitment and determination

  • Detail oriented and accountable for results

  • Exceptional organization skills

  • Display a strong drive for continuous improvement

  • Displays an engaging, can-do, optimistic attitude

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

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About Us:

Based in Wilmington, N.C., GEH is a world-leading provider of advanced reactors and nuclear services. Established in June 2007, GEH is a part of a global nuclear alliance created by GE and Hitachi to serve the global nuclear industry. The nuclear alliance executes a single, strategic vision to create a broader portfolio of solutions, expanding its capabilities for new reactor and service opportunities. The alliance offers customers around the world the technological leadership required to effectively enhance reactor performance, power output and safety.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Locations: United States; North Carolina; Wilmington

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.