Job Boards Template

Search Jobs

Senior Safety Analysis Engineer

Bellevue, WA 98008

Posted: 04/18/2023 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Core Technologies - Contract Job Number: 27143

Job Description

Position Title: Senior Safety Analysis Engineer
Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract Senior Safety Analysis Engineer opportunity with our client located in Bellevue, Washington. 
Job Responsibilities:
  • Depending on qualifications and skills, perform transient analyses to meet the safety analysis needs of the demonstration reactor of Anticipated
  • Operational Occurrence (AOO), Design Basis Event (DBE), Design Basis Accident (DBA), and Beyond Design Basis Event (BDBE). 
  • Collaborate with safety methods development engineers to establish methods, computational models, and other aspects of the Evaluation Models. 
  • Work with an interdisciplinary team of engineers to establish SSC functional, performance, safety, and quality requirements as well as support the overall design. 
  • Establish and maintain documentation of model development and analysis results. 
  • Perform engineering reviews of analyses and other engineering design media. 
  • Contribute, as needed, to the development of computational models supporting system modeling for design and operational transients as well as PRA. 
  • Contribute, as needed, to the assessment of the Evaluation Models against applicable tests and perform appropriate benchmark calculations. 
  • Contribute, as needed, to the implementation of capabilities required for transient and accident analysis within the Company's software framework. 
Job Qualifications:
  • B.S. degree and a minimum of 5 years of related experience; or equivalent experience in the nuclear field. 
  • Knowledgeable of nuclear systems fundamentals such as thermal-hydraulic, neutronics, dynamics, and reactor transient behavior in general. 
  • Familiarity and experience with analysis of Anticipated Operational Occurrence (AOO), Design Basis Event (DBE), Design Basis Accident (DBA), and/or Beyond Design Basis Event (BDBE) is required.  
  • Significant experience with performing safety analysis using codes such as SAS4A/SASSYS-1, GOTHIC, RELAP5, TRACE, MELCOR, MACCS, RADTRAD or equivalent. 
  • Experience with performing and submitting LBEs analyses to the NRC is highly desirable. 
  • Familiarity with nuclear design, regulatory requirements, and risk-informed performance-based technology guidance for Non-Light Water Reactors is a plus (Licensing Modernization Project process described in NEI-18-04). 
  • Experience with SFR safety analysis is highly desirable. Experience with other reactor designs can be considered when differentiating candidates. 
  • Demonstrated strong quantitative, analytical, modeling and reporting skills. 
  • Understanding of NQA-1 requirements associated with analysis and software management as well as experience working under a quality assurance programs. 
  • Experience in working in multi-disciplinary engineering teams to address engineering challenges. 
  • Programming skills in any language is a plus. 
  • The successful candidate will possess a high degree of trust and integrity, communicate openly and display respect and a desire to foster teamwork. 
Job Details:
  • Contract 
  • Pay Rate Range: $60-80/h
Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salaries, 2 insurance plans (100% paid for employee only -HDHP plan, and a buy up POS plan), education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.
About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

Meet Your Recruiter

Kelsey Servin

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.