I&C Systems Design Engineer, Remote

Bellevue, WA

Apply Apply with LinkedIn

Type: Contract

Experience: 6

Education: BS

Category: Engineering

Brand: System One

Compensation Range: 60.00 - 90.00 Per Hour

Job ID: 321919

Date Posted: 07/19/2024

Shortcut: http://jobs.systemone.com/cTENjK

I&C System Design Engineer, 100% Remote

No C2C
No visa sponsorship

This position reports directly to the System Design Manager. In this role, you will act as I&C Engineer for Sodium Fast Reactor technologies, including responsibility for the instrument and control system design, prototype development and testing, plant level system integration, and commissioning.  Your role will include interfacing with a team of scientists and engineers. You will also identify, specify, and integrate custom instrumentation with advanced control systems for Generation IV advanced nuclear reactor technologies. 


  • Responsible for interfacing and supporting geographically diverse and international design team members to develop supporting design documentation. The design team members include in-house and subcontracted resources and may include partner/customer resources as well.
  • Lead design of I&C and supporting electrical systems from systems and sub-system functional requirements through final design.
  • Develop and review system and component-level specifications and scopes of work.
  • Perform engineering and design evaluations in the application of nuclear codes and standards, licensing requirements, and NRC regulations.
  • Provide technical direction and guidance to engineers in applicable nuclear and non-nuclear related design standards.
  • Specify and describe suitability of instrumentation measurement techniques for use in sodium fast reactor and integrated energy storage technologies, including analysis of measurement range, response time, and measurement accuracy.
  • Analyze and apply regulatory criteria and standards to complex Instrumentation and Control system design.
  • Develop and review technical design documents, such as System Requirements Documents, System Design Descriptions, Interface Control Documents, Engineering Design Specifications, etc.
  • Create and manage drawing packages of system and sub-system designs, including but not limited to P&IDs, control system architecture drawings, control logic and loop diagrams, and instrument installation drawings, etc.
  • Generate integrated design package for key systems and sub-systems.
  • Provide technical direction and oversight of supplier projects, working with the contract administrator to ensure delivery of data and other deliverables to meet TerraPower requirements, as well as coordination and performance of technical reviews of deliverables.
  • Support continuous learning and application of nuclear industry best practices in order to maintain the highest quality of engineering design and proactively identify process change/enhancement opportunities.
  • Integrate I&C with work of other disciplines, engineers, scientists, and subject matter experts.
  • Interface with and support licensing activities associated with Safety Analysis Reports.
  • Interface with vendors for key I&C system procurements.

Key Qualifications and Skills
  • B.S. or higher in Controls, Electrical, or related discipline from an accredited university and 6+ years direct experience with proven instrumentation and controls systems skills. Higher education will count toward years of experience.
  • Candidates must have experience in instrumentation and controls development, diagnostics, and implementation with a demonstrated ability to design and deliver industrial I&C platforms.
  • Previous experience with nuclear reactor safety systems or nuclear instrumentation systems design.
  • Familiar with IEEE 379, IEEE 603, IEEE 7-4.3.2 and IEEE 497, desired but not required.
  • Familiarity with implementing design control and development in accordance with nuclear power plant quality assurance (e.g. 10 CFR 50 Appendix B, ASME NQA-1).
  • Experience designing and operating high-temperature (400°C and higher) processes desired but not required.
  • Ability to handle projects that include many competing objectives and design constraints, with ability to resolve conflicts between objectives.
  • Familiarity with working with and/or developing industrial process flow diagrams (PFD) and piping & instrument diagrams (P&ID) desired but not required.
  • Experience with CAD software to deliver design deliverables (e.g. AutoCAD Standard, AutoCAD Electrical, or SolidWorks), desired but not required.
  • Excellent technical writing, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Attention to detail and aspiration for technical excellence.
  • Candidate must be a self-starter and possess ability to coordinate and lead a design team’s effort with minimal direction.
  • Ability to work on multiple simultaneous tasks that require a multi-disciplinary approach.
  • Experience with formal I&C system startup testing procedure desired but not required.
  • The successful candidate will possess a high degree of trust and integrity, communicate openly and display respect and a desire to foster teamwork.
  • Actual position starting level and title will be determined based on assessment of qualifications.
  • Two (2) or more years of experience in one or more of the following is desired:
    • Radiation Monitoring
    • High Temperature Sensor Design
    • Seismic Detection and Trip Systems
    • Neutron detectors
    • Setpoint and uncertainty analysis
Client's technology is controlled for export by various agencies of the U.S. Government.  Client must evaluate applicants who are foreign nationals (other than asylees, refugees, or lawful permanent residents) in accordance with U.S. Government export control requirements.  To facilitate client's export control reviews, you will be asked as part of the application process to identify whether you are a U.S. Citizen or national, asylee, refugee, or lawful permanent resident of the United States.  Government export authorization approval times vary.  Based on the business needs for a particular position, client will not consider a foreign national from a country if it is impracticable to obtain timely Government export approval.  

System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering outsourced services and workforce solutions across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.

System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

  • Design Control Process Engineer, Remote

    Bellevue, WA

    Design Control Process Engineer, 100% Remote/Work From Home Candidates must have commercial nuclear experience or new nuclear reactor design experience C2C not possible Visa or other employment sponsorship not possible Our client is seeking to contract...

    Date Posted: 07/10/2024 Recommended

  • Senior I&C Engineer

    Kingsport, Tennessee

    Senior I&C Engineer Kingsport TN 37660 System One is seeking a Senior I&C Engineer in Kingsport, TN to perform complex engineering tasks and particularly important engineering work efficiently and accurately. This is a great opportunity to join a respe...

    Date Posted: 07/19/2024 Recommended

  • Electrical Test Engineer

    Everett, Washington

    Long-term contract opportunity, onsite in Everett, WA! System One is seeking to contract with a highly capable and motivated Test Engineer in a contract position, supporting our client onsite in Everett, WA. In this role, you will perform testing activ...

    Date Posted: 07/15/2024 Recommended

  • Nuclear Design Engineer

    Bellevue, WA

    Remote, long-term contract opportunity! System One is seeking a Nuclear Design Engineer for a remote contract supporting our client in Bellevue, WA. Responsibilities Perform core design and analysis activities of advanced nuclear reactors, including ca...

    Date Posted: 07/15/2024 Recommended

  • Field Operator (Night Shift)

    Everett, WA

    System One is searching for 2 Field Operators for night shift to support a 12 month contract in Everett, WA. You will be working 12 hour shifts (6pm-6am). Local candidates preferred as per diem/relocation is not offered. In this role, you will act as t...

    Date Posted: 05/21/2024 Recommended

  • Mechanical Analysis and Methods Engineer, Remote or On-site

    Bellevue, WA

    Mechanical Analysis and Methods Engineer, On-site or Remote C2C not possible Visa not possible Our client is seeking to contract with a capable and motivated early career engineer to develop analysis methods and software for analyzing sodium fast react...

    Date Posted: 07/01/2024 Recommended

  • Project Coordinator

    Bellevue, WA

    Remote, long-term contract opportunity! System One is seeking a Project Coordinator who will focus on the management of engineering design activities, coordination of interfaces between project teams, and facilitation of engineering work planning and t...

    Date Posted: 07/15/2024 Recommended

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics Analyst

    Bellevue, WA

    Remote contract opportunity! System One is seeking to contract with a highly capable and motivated Computational Fluid Dynamics Analyst to support analysis and design efforts of thermal-fluid and energy systems for the liquid sodium-cooled Reactor Prog...

    Date Posted: 07/09/2024 Recommended

  • Welding Engineer, Hybrid/Remote

    Bellevue, WA

    Welding Engineer, Hybrid/Remote Visa sponsorship not possible C2C not possible Our client is seeking to contract with a highly capable and motivated Welding Engineer to support the engineering efforts of the Materials Development and Qualification team...

    Date Posted: 06/21/2024 Recommended

  • Electronics Technician C Class (Steelmaking)

    New Castle, PA

    Are you ready for a rewarding and challenging career in the steelmaking industry?? System One has partnered with a company in New Castle, PA to find C Class Electronic Technicians. Under general supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor and/or Crew Lea...

    Date Posted: 07/02/2024 Recommended

  • Nuclear Licensing Engineer

    Bellevue, WA

    Remote contract opportunity! System One is seeking a Nuclear Licensing Engineer for a remote contract supporting our client in Bellevue, WA. This position reports to a Licensing Manager and provides licensing support for an advanced reactor project, de...

    Date Posted: 07/15/2024 Recommended

  • Nuclear Licensing Engineer

    Bellevue, WA

    Remote contract opportunity! System One is seeking a Nuclear Licensing Engineer for a remote contract supporting our client in Bellevue, WA. This position reports to a Licensing Manager and provides licensing support for an advanced reactor project, de...

    Date Posted: 06/18/2024 Recommended

  • I & E Tech

    Grant Town, West Virginia

    System One is looking for an I &E Technician for an industry-leading client in the Grant Town, WV area. Duties and Responsibilities: Maintains, troubleshoots, tests, calibrates, repairs, and installs instruments, transmitters, recorders, indicators, co...

    Date Posted: 07/03/2024 Recommended

  • D&D Construction Superintendent

    San Clemente, California

    System One is looking for an experienced nuclear construction superintendent for a long-term decommissioning project in San Clemente, CA. This Superintendent will oversee diamond wire saw cutting of piping systems for Large Components and Reactor Vesse...

    Date Posted: 04/23/2024 Recommended

  • Design Engineer

    Covert, Michigan

    System One is seeking mid-level and senior level engineers to be considered for an exciting contract opportunity to support the restart of Palisades Nuclear Plant in Covert, MI. This contract role will be on-site, duration will be a minimum of 6 months...

    Date Posted: 06/18/2024 Recommended