I&C Design Engineer

Southport, United States

Job Reference 1197047

Location Southport, United States

Industry Power - Nuclear

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added November 10, 2023

Our client is seeking a I&C Design Engineer to work on site in North Carolina for a long-term assignment.

The individual will perform design engineering work for electrical and I&C projects within the engineering organization. The I&C engineering work will include digital and software focused items.


• Design package development, developing conceptual designs and specifications for bidding purposes, evaluating alternatives, technical support during implementation, setpoint development, coordination of design efforts with selected vendors/AEs/designer and conducting design package reviews.

• A working knowledge or familiarity of cyber security regulations as mandated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) is required as digital designs need to be cyber security compliant.

• Design products related to major digital controls system replacements, software evaluations, instrument component upgrades, and control circuits are expected to be developed.

• Qualify in the necessary duty areas to act independently as a Responsible Engineer for modifications within the client with past qualifications and product demonstration from other utilities as an acceptable alternative

• Exhibit sound technical judgment and guidance to the project team. Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering (BSEE) or equivalent work experience

• 2+ years engineering experience in the nuclear industry

• Ability to obtain and maintain unescorted access to a nuclear facility (General Employee Training, Radiation Worker Training, Security Clearance checks and subject to the site’s Fitness for Duty Program)

• Skilled in the practices of researching engineering and design issues, evaluating alternatives, making sound recommendations, and preparing and presenting recommendations.

• Must be able to work in a team environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Registration/Licensure as a Professional Engineer

• Experience in digital hardware / software modifications

• Working knowledge of digital upgrade specific licensing requirements and current 10CFR73.54 Cyber Security Requirements

• Experience developing digital / software modification test plans

• Current qualification at a nuclear utility as a Modification Engineer under an INPO Accredited Program and knowledge of Passport or Consolidated Asset Suite for design and work order development is highly desirable.

• Experience in Operations department

• Experience in the 10CFR50.59 with respect to designing modifications to a nuclear facility.


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